Girls On The Run Events

Tutu Run



When: Feb 21st | 2:00 PM
Venue: Spring Valley Park
Address: 2600 Mount Olivet Road, Kalamazoo MI 49004

Hundreds of tutu-clad women, men and children will be descending upon Spring Valley Park on February 21, 2016; all in support of the Greater Kalamazoo Girls on the Run!  

Paper Registration Form

Save time by printing and filling out your registration form before you arrive!

Online registration will close February 19, 2016.  Registration will be available on February 20 at packet pick up and on site the day of the event.

The Details

The 2.2 mile fun run/walk will be held on Sunday, February 21, at 2 pm in Spring Valley Park in Kalamazoo. Tutus are encouraged but not required! There may be a limited number for sale on the day of the event but we suggest reserving yours when you register online. 

Registration Fees

  • $25 (includes a shirt) all ages
  • $15 (no shirt included) all ages

Tutus are available for purchase for an additional $7 

You can also register as a Virtual Runner!

Support Girls on the Run from the warmth of your home and "run" the event virtually.  

  • $25 (includes a shirt) all ages
  • $15 (no shirt included) all ages

Packet Pickup: Saturday, February 20 from 10am- 6pm


Join us at the Girls on the Run Office now located at the:

Emerald Drive Non-Profit Campus

3901 Emerald Drive, Kalamazoo MI 49001

Course & Parking Information 

The course loops once around Spring Valley Park. Parking is available directly in front of Spring Valley Park and on surrounding side streets! Please click here for a map of the course and parking options.

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. Layer your clothing appropriately for low temperatures! 

Tutu Prize Categories

Tutu prizes are awarded in 9 categories: Best Overall Tutu, Best Male Tutu, Best Female Tutu, Biggest Tutu, Best Group Tutu, Best Couples Tutu, Best Kids Tutu, Fastest Tutu, and Best Dog in a Tutu!

Volunteer at the Tutu Run

Want to be a part of the fun, but don't want to run?  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 Registration