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2023 Chili Challenge





FEBRUARY 4, 2023






Chili Challenge 5K is a fun race that gives participants an added challenge of competing in the frigid elements of a Michigan winter! This unique course takes you through the City on paved trails and terrain through the scenic city park system along the Chippewa River. Chili Challenge 5K is a timed event and open to all participants ages 10 and up. There will be awards for top male and female finishers in their age divisions.  



Early Registration is Closed......"Day Of" Registration Available at $62 per Runner

Check In

City Hall starting at 9:30 a.m.



Long Sleeve Shirt

Finisher Medal

Chili Bar at Mountain Town Station

Complimentary Craft Brew (21+) or Beverage


Race start is at 10:30am.

2023 Course Route

Directions to Event

Liability Waiver and Release Statement

Chili Challenge 5K FAQ




Thank you to our great sponsors for supporting this new event!