The Katty Shack 5K/1 Mile Walk/Run to benefit The Crime Victim Foundation is scheduled for April 28, 2018 We are excited and grateful to bring this race again to Grand Haven.  The race headquarters will be stationed at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 527 Taylor Ave.  Start is at the corner of Taylor & Wisconsin Ave. and the finish is on Marion.

Katty Shack Run 2011 bib numbersIt is a beautiful route with a wonderful view of Lake Michigan. After racers finish the run participants & volunteers will be treated to a free PANCAKE BREAKFAST, thank you captured memories by ejk, held at St. John’sLutheran Church, 527 Taylor, Ave.  At that time we will draw for door prizes and have our awards ceremony.


AGAIN THIS YEAR: “Fuel Up for Katty Shack” Pasta Dinner 


We are pleased and excited to announce:

Spaghetti/Meatballs/Marinara Sauce will be provided by TWO TONYS of Spring Lake!!!!

Don’t miss this delicious meal!

Thank you TWO TONYS!

Pasta Dinner Schedule:

  • Friday, April 27th from 4:30 – 6:30 PM
  • St. Patrick & St. Anthony Family Center, 920 Fulton St. Grand Haven
  • Tickets:  ages 13+, $10.00, 12 & under $7.00
  • Music
  • Door prizes & raffles

Packet Pick-up & Late Registration:

  • Friday, April 27th from 4:30 – 6:30 PM:  St. Patrick & St. Anthony Family Center,  920 Fulton St.
  • Saturday, April 28th from 7:00 – 8:30 AM:  St. John’s Lutheran Church, 527 Taylor Ave.

Event Schedule, Saturday, April 28th:

  • Jazzercise w/Jennifer Juhasz:  8:00 – 8:30 AM @ the START
  • Pre-race Ceremony:  8:45 AM @ the START
  • 5K Run/Walk:  9:00 AM,  START@ corner of Taylor & Wisconsin
  • 1 Mile Run/Walk:  shortly after the 5K begins.
  • Awards Ceremony & FREE Pancake breakfast:  10:00 AM


The overall 5K male & female winners and male & female masters will receive special awards and three deep in the following age categories: 10 and under,11-14,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+.

Free Shoe laces to all participants!!  Choose from a

RAINBOW of Colors!

Race Fee:

$20.00/participant until February 28th; $25.00/participant March 1st until April 26th, Group Rate ( 3+ family members, running groups, or at the same place of business) $20.00/participant; late/day of registration $30.00/participant, no group rate given.

Paper form

PDF Form Online Registration


If you have any questions:

Contact Natalie Kik-Brown