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Al-Van’s Firecracker Furry 5K

July 6 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

AL-VAN Firecracker 5K logoThe Al-Van’s Firecracker Furry 5K is a fundraiser for the Al-Van Humane Society, a no-kill animal shelter, located in South Haven MI. Participants can run or walk with their pet. Pets need to be leashed, up-to-date on vaccines, and participants need to sign a pet waiver at check in.

8 am start @ South Haven’s Kid’s Corner to Van Buren Trail

We will run/walk the beautiful Van Buren Trail. Start/Finish line at Kid’s Corner Park, corner of St Joseph St. and South Haven St.

Event Fees

  • Early registration: through June 30th: $25.00 (includes race t-shirt)
  • Late registration: July 1-4th: $30.00 (t-shirt not guaranteed)
  • Day of race registration: July 6th: $35.00 (t-shirt may be purchased if available)
  • Optional “Paws on Parade” 1 Mile Walk: $20.00 registration
  • All participating pets receive a bandana

Event Times

  • Friday, July 5th: Early packet pickup from 3-5 pm at Al-Van Humane Society, 07591 Blue Star Highway, South Haven (across from Bronson South Haven Hospital).
  • Saturday, July 6th: Race day packet pickup, 6:30-7:30 am, Kids Corner Park pavilion (Corner of St Joseph & South Haven Streets, South Haven)
    Race begins at 8 am.
  • Al-Van adoptable animals will be at the start/finish line to cheer you on!


July 6
8:00 am - 10:00 am


Al-Van Humane Society
(269) 637-5062


Kid’s Corner Park
82 Monroe St
South Haven, MI 49090 United States
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