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Minnehaha Brewhaha 5k & 15k

Sat September 2, 2023 Arcadia, MI 49613 US Directions
The Minnehaha Brewhaha is back! Come and join us on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan for a challenging 15k or a fun 5k.


Minnehaha 5k

8:30AM EDT

Minnehaha 15k

8:30AM EDT




Results 2021

Results 2019



Race will begin at the Arcadia Marine on M-22.
17073 Northwood Hwy
Arcadia, MI US 49613


The Minnehaha Brewhaha 15k and 5k. Come experience these beautiful events in pristine Arcadia, Michigan. The 15k offers challenging and ever-changing terrain, some hills, gravel, pavement, and a 1.1-mile trail climb! The 5k offers a fantastic opportunity to run your P.R. Enjoy views of Lake Arcadia as you weave through the village, ending with a sprint on the lovely Arcadia Marsh Boardwalk. 

This event is being held in conjunction with and support of the Minnehaha Brewhaha Music Festival. The Annual Minnehaha Brewhaha will be held in Arcadia, Michigan on Friday September 1st and Saturday September 2nd, 2023. The festival will highlight the talented local bands that call Michigan home, from students who are just starting their music careers to the home-style jamboree bands of music lovers. For more information, please visit: 


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Race Details

Late Registration and Packet Pick Up

Friday September 1st 6:00-7:00pm Pleasant Valley Community Center  3586 Glovers Lake Rd, Arcadia, MI 49613

Saturday September 2nd 7:00-8:00am Arcadia Marine 17073 Northwood Hwy (M22) Arcadia, MI 49613

*Please note that both races, the 5k and 15k will start together at 8:30am from Arcadia Marine on M22

Course will be the same as previously run.


A huge thanks to our 2022 sponsors: Fleet Feet (Running Fit Traverse City), Traverse City Track Club, Five Shores Brewing (Beulah), Storm Cloud Brewing (Frankfort), The Outpost (Manistee), North Channel Brewing (Manistee), MacBeth & Co (Onekama), Ketch22 (Arcadia)

Special thanks to all of our sponsors! From 2021: Blarney Castle, Traverse City Track Club, The Filling Station, Running Fit, The Glenwood, The Dish

Course Description

The Minnehaha Brewhaha 15k course starts and ends at the Lily Pad Gift Shop in downtown Arcadia. A mixture of pavement, gravel, and an epic portion on the boardwalk. This course offers challenges with a beautiful variety of terrain.

*Mile 4-5.5 is on a loamy dirt single track that ascends to the top of the Arcadia Plateau.*

Click the 15k course map image for an interactive preview

The 5k course also starts and ends at the Lily Pad Gift Shop in downtown Arcadia. It will be a fun, fast course. 

Both courses end on a wooden boardwalk for the last 3/4-mile stretch.



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