MSU Tower Guard Shamrock 5k run, walk, roll!

Sat March 26, 2022 East Lansing, MI 48824 US Directions
Race Day Details

Be prepared for a fantastic and energetic event – we’re near 400 participants this year – and the more the merrier! Spectators encouraged to cheer our participants on and visit our iconic Beaumont Tower!

Packet pick-up - You are welcome to pick up your packet at Playmakers in Okemos (just 1.5 miles east of campus) on Monday, March 21st from 11 am to 4 pm and on Wednesday, March 23rd from 4pm to 7pm. We encourage local participants to take advantage of this opportunity, with the anticipation of Saturday morning being very busy. Packet pick-up is also available beginning at 9:00 a.m race day morning.

Post Race Snacks - We will also provide post-race snacks and water for all participants, including bananas, nutrigrain bars, and boxes of tea from one of our sponsors Fraser Tea!

Course - The race will be starting at the MSU Auditorium, which is located across the street from Bessey Hall. The course will travel throughout campus along the scenic and iconic Red Cedar River. This family-friendly atmosphere is going to be exciting for people of all ages, and we welcome family/friends wishing to spectate. The more people cheering and dancing with Sparty the better! Check it out below!

Parking - We have 6 lots designated for free for Shamrock Participants annotated in the email sent to all participants. At our 4 major lots you will see shamrock volunteers there in order to assist you with finding a spot and then navigating towards our start/finish line at the auditorium!


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