River Bank Run: Race Weekend Preview

Posted at 2:54 AM, May 10, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-10 02:54:15-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Race Weekend for the annual Fifth Third River Bank Run kicks off on Friday, ahead of Saturday’s big race.

The weekend begins with the Sports and Fitness Expo at DeVos Place.  From 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., visitors are welcome to walk in and check out the many vendors and clothing items that are set up.  There is also a pasta dinner that begins at 4:30 p.m., a fashion show put on by Gazelle Sports that begins at 7:00 p.m., and much more.  Click here for a full agenda.

Here are some other helpful resources — including course maps, traffic information, and more — for runners and spectators as Saturday approaches:

25K Map (PDF FILE)

10K Map (PDF FILE)


Additional charts and staging information

Parking and Traffic Guides