• Date/time: June 7th, 7:00am to 11:30am
  • Venue: Chene Park
  • Address: 2600 Atwater St., Detroit, MI, 48201

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Known as one of the best days in the city of Detroit, the June 7, 2014 Komen Detroit Race for the Cure® has something for everyone. Ten thousand pink ribbons will decorate the Jefferson Ave. route where 20-plus bands and entertainment groups will perform; sponsors and other booths around Chene Park will have giveaways and offer exciting activities.

Click Here to Register Online

Click Here to visit the Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure® official website

Click Here to visit our Facebook page

 

WHAT:

  • 23rd Annual Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure®
  • 5K Competitive Run and Noncompetitive Walk
  • Locally presented by the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Michigan’s largest breast cancer event
  • Beloved traditions and cool, new stuff! 

WHEN: Saturday, June 7, 7:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

7 a.m.: Street closures begin; onsite registration starts; all booths open

8 a.m.: Opening Ceremony honoring survivors and lost loved ones

9 a.m.: 5K Run followed by 5K Walk

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.: Closing Ceremony with runner and team awards

WHERE:  Chene Park, 2600 Atwater St., on Detroit’s Riverfront

WHY: To save lives and end breast cancer forever.

 

Click Here to see photos from previous years’ events

What You’ll See

Children’s Activities Area

10,000 pink ribbons and WSU ArtsCorps Detroit figures

20-plus bands/entertainment groups

Pink carpet-runway for Survivors

Warriors in Pink Drummers, powered by Ford

Ford Warriors in Pink interactive experience

Memorial Site – communal art

Surprises from Route Neighbors far and wide

Survivor Café

Survivor Trolley

Numerous sponsor giveaways

Shop for the Cure®

Warriors in Pink apparel

New Balance Lace up for the Cure® gear

Closing Ceremony with runner and team awards

Local media personalities

DONATION: There are two ways to participate: online fundraising, which includes your own personal donation page (received when you register online), and manually, by using the paper copy of the Friends for the Cure® form and mailing it in with your donations or turning them in on Race day at the Friends booth. Here is a link to learn more: http://www.karmanoscancer.org/KomenDetroit/howtoraisefunds.aspx.

Click Here to Register Online

Click Here to visit the Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure® official website

Click Here to visit our Facebook page

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