This year you can participate
in the Star Wars event VIRTUALLY
or IN PERSON!
Virtually you can run or walk your 5K anywhere you like this Spring. All participants will receive the 2021 edition t-shirt, race bib and medal. (Race bib and medal made from recyclable materials!) Choose to have these items delivered or pick them up at Midland Recyclers Recycling Center anytime between May 1 and May 31, 2021.
In person on May 15th you can costume up in your best Star Wars gear and immerse yourself in the Star Wars universe at Midland City Forest. Do the one mile Jedi Training Course (Obstacle Course) and/or the 5K run/walk.
The live event includes a festival area with Star Wars games and prizes and food vendors.
A Costume Contest will going on that evening as well. You do not have to sign up for any event to participate. Mandalorian/Grogu is the theme.
Plaques will be awarded to:
1) Best Costume made from recyclable items,
2) Best Theme Costume (
3) Best Special Effects Costume (Makeup, etc.)
All Proceeds go to benefit Midland Recyclers, a 501c3 non-profit organization.