Color run, entertainment tent planned at Holy Family

GRAND BLANC — Registration is open for the 2021 Holy Family Community Color Fun Run presented by Elga Credit Union.

The color run will take place from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 12, at Brendel Elementary School, 223 Bush St. in Grand Blanc. The route continues along Jewett Trail to Holly Road then back around Jewett to the school.

Several color stations are planned, where volunteers will coat runners and walkers with different colors of powdered chalk. The finish area will be a great place for photos.

Proceeds will benefit Holy Family Parish.

An entertainment tent with food and live music will be set up after the start of the race.

Registration is open through May 28. The cost is $25 per adult, which includes a t-shirt. Children 12 years old and younger run for free but do not receive a t-shirt, although shirts may be purchased for $5. Children must be accompanied by adults.

Runners must register online at Registrations will not be accepted after May 28 or on the day of the event.

The run will take place rain or shine; cancelation will occur only if conditions are hazardous. Refunds will not be given for no shows or weather cancelations.

The COVID-19 safety guidelines will be enforced. Participants are urged to wear face covering and protective eyewear due to the throwing of powder.

Runners should bring their own water, and appropriate shoes are required.

All are welcome to kick off summer vacation at Holy Family.

Register at https://

Volunteers are needed. To volunteer, contact the parish office at 810-694-4891. — L.R.