The Big Ticket Festival Music 5K will take you on a scenic run through Gaylord, Michigan. This course ends with a run through the Backstage area of the Big Ticket Festival and a finish on the fairgrounds at the Cross. The Big Ticket Festival 5K is a great race for any ability- walk, run, and even those with strollers! 85% of the course will be paved, what is not paved will be on site at the fairgrounds.
The Big Ticket Festival 5K will include music, fun, and age based prizes. Early registration begins November 14th. Prices will increase March 1st and June 19th.
Think you can finish before Drew? Take the challenge and you can win TWO FREE Tickets to Big Ticket 2020! *Registered 2019 5K participants that beat the finish clock time of Big Ticket’s own, Drew Spanding will receive two free tickets to Big Ticket 2020.
FUN RUN Anyone can join us for the family friendly shorter than a mile Family Fun Run! Get a quick warm up before the 5K or have a jog with friends! The Fun Run will start at 9:45 am at the same start location as the 5K. *Start location is still being confirmed for 2019. The Fun Run is free, no registration is required!
A 5K race bib is required to run Backstage. Spectators wishing to view the race finish line may receive a wristband for entry that will only be valid until noon the day of the event. If you need a spectator wristband for the finish line please obtain one at packet pick up.
Race packets will be available at the starting location beginning at 8:30 am on event day. If the opportunity arrives for packet pick up earlier during the festival you will be notified via email or text message. Your race entry fee includes one Big Ticket Festival 5K t-shirt! Be sure to select your size during registration. T-Shirts are only guaranteed with registration through June 16th, late registrations MAY have a shirt available, please check at packet pick up.
Course specific information is not yet finalized. Details will be updated with course information as it is available.
You will have the option to receive race related text messages from organizers. If you have the ability to receive text messages on race day please select this option in case of location or course changes.
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Information about the event is available in : English