Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Ark In The Dark Firefly 5K: Run to End Youth Homelessness and Trafficking

Fifth Annual Run To Support The Ark Services for Youth

It’s BACK and even better than last year! Mark your calendars and plan to join us on 8.17.19 @ 8 PM on the grounds of Hackett Catholic Prep! 100% of the proceeds from the event will go to support The Ark Services for Youth, providing essential services to homeless youth and families in crisis across southwest Michigan.

Get your glow on at the event — dress in anything that glows in the dark OR looks like a firefly — and win a great prize in our costume contest!  This family-friendly event isn’t just for runners — we invite everyone to come walk, jog, sprint, or crawl the 5K course to support The Ark!

The Highlights:

  • New-and-improved course (part trail) filled with lights and excitement.
  • Delicious “camp-themed” snacks after you run — think hot dogs, s’mores, and more!
  • Enjoy a float at our delicious root beer tent!
  • Great music, great costumes, and a great atmosphere for families!
  • Special team and family rates make it affordable for all.Learn more about Catholic Charities, The Ark, and what we do.  You can even take a tour of The Ark.
  • And, of course, there is a darn cool T-shirt included in your registration fees!


Hackett Catholic Prep
1000 W Kilgore Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49008


Cost: $25
Event Website: Click to Visit
Organizer: The Ark Services for Youth
Organization: The Ark Services for Youth
Organizer Phone: Not Provided
Organizer Email: Not Provided


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