Four Great Races – One Beautiful Island

Our promo code for all races is RACE or the runners can identify themselves upon arrival.
Discounted rate of $19.00 / adult round trip and $10.00 / child round trip (ages 5-12).
All children under five years of age travel free of charge.

Run Mackinac Race Dates:

Date Postponement – October 3 – Fort 2 Fort

Join us on Saturday, May 11 for the Mackinac Island Fort 2 Fort Challenge celebrating Fort Holmes and Fort Mackinac on Historic Mackinac Island!  A challenging race for runners and walkers of all ages!  Start inside Fort Mackinac with a rifle salute, run or walk through beautiful paved trails past scenic Island landmarks to Fort Holmes—the highest point of the Island—then back to finish at Fort Mackinac!

RACE CANCELLED – June 6 – Lilac 10k Run & Walk

September 12 – Mackinac Island Eight Mile

Join us for the 50th running of this exciting, summer-ending event. You will experience Mackinac Island in one of the oldest and most scenic races in Michigan. The Island is a unique destination that can only be reached by ferry. Step back in time to a bygone era where travel is done by foot, bicycle, carriage or horse. With almost 2,000 runners and walkers, this is definitely a race you and your family will never forget.

October 24 – Great Turtle Trail Run

This year marks the 25th running of one of the most scenic trail events in the state. We have a capacity of 2,500 participants running and walking the inside trails of Mackinac Island during the last open weekend of the season.