Girls On The Run Events

Tutu Run



When: Feb 2nd - Feb 2nd | 2:00 PM
Venue: Spring Valley Park
Address: 2600 Mount Olivet Road, Kalamazoo MI 49004

Tutu Logo
Hundreds of tutu-clad women, men and children will be descending upon Spring Valley Park on February 2; all in support of the Greater Kalamazoo Girls on the Run!  The 2.2 mile fun run/walk will be held on Sunday, February 2, (2-2) at 2 pm in Spring Valley Park in Kalamazoo.

Registration Fees: 
Registration fee: $25 (includes a Tutu Fun Run T-Shirt) or a suggested donation of $10 (NO shirt).  Tutus are also available for an additional $5 during registration.  

Online registration will remain open until 9 pm, Friday, January 31st! Registration is also available on February 2nd starting at 1 PM at Spring Valley Park.

Register Now!

Prizes will be awarded for…

  • best overall tutu

  • biggest tutu

  • best male tutu

  • best female tutu

  • best kid

  • best couple tutu

  • best group tutu, and

  • fastest tutu!

Tutus are encouraged - but optional.   There MAY be a limited number for sale on the day of the event, but we suggest reserving yours at the time of registration.  There also are many on-line tutorials for making your own tutu!

Packet Pick-Up

Packet Pick-Up will take place on Saturday, February 1 from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm at Gazelle Sports located at 214 S. Kalamazoo Mall and on Sunday, February 2 at Spring Valley Park beginning at 1 pm.

Course Information

The course loops once around Spring Valley Park. Click here for a course map.

Weather/Emergency Policy

In order to provide a safe experience for all participants and volunteers, we have created a process for managing severe weather in conjunction with the Tutu Run. Weather forecasts are tracked before the event for snow, freezing/heavy rain, high winds and extreme cold. If there is a possibility of threatening weather, information will be posted here on the Greater Kalamazoo Girls on the Run web site. The event will go on in light rain or snow.


Please click here for a map of parking options.


Tutu Volunteers

Please consider a volunteer role at the Tutu Run! We have many opportunities leading up to and on the day of the event. Individuals and groups are invited to be a part of our volunteer team! 

 Volunteer Now!