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Grand Run Returns on Memorial Day

Runners and walkers can once again lace up their shoes for Westfield Welcome’s 8th annual Grand Run presented by Centier Bank on Memorial Day. Grand Run boasts a 5k, 10k, half marathon and a special kid’s fun run at Grand Park Sports Campus.

Participants will run on Westfield’s expansive trail system winding through Grand Park and half marathon participants will enjoy a northern scenic stretch of the Monon Trail. The kid’s fun run will take place inside the Grand Park Events Center.

Online registration is open now and pricing varies per race. The kid’s fun run is free to participate but registration is required. Prices will increase on race morning. Donations received from Grand Run directly support Helping Veterans and Families (HVAF) which is an organization dedicated to ending homelessness among veterans.

“Grand Run continues to become a Memorial Day tradition for runners, walkers and their families. We appreciate participants that take time out of their holiday weekend to benefit such a noteworthy cause that can better the lives of veterans,” said Kayla Arnold, Director of Westfield Welcome.

Details including race route maps can be found at westfieldwelcome.com/grand-run.

Westfield Welcome focuses on community engagement and hospitality for residents, businesses and visitors. As a department of the City of Westfield, Westfield Welcome hosts more than 25 annual events and provides hundreds of volunteer opportunities each year.