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Al-Van’s Firecracker Furry 5K

July 5 @ 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, until June 28th, midnight: $25.00 (includes race t-shirt)
  • Late registration, June 29 to July 2nd, midnight: $30.00 (t-shirt not guaranteed)
  • Early Packet Pickup, July 3rd & July 4th, $30.00 (t-shirt not guaranteed)
  • Day of race registration, July 5th: $35.00 (t-shirts may be purchased, if any remain)
  • T-Shirts are only guaranteed through June 28th. After June 28th, T-Shirts will be only available in limited quantities and sizes (first come, first serve basis)

Event Times

  • Friday & Saturday Packet Pickup – 3 – 5 pm, Al-Van Rescued Treasures Resale Shop: 07591 Blue Star Highway, South Haven. (Across from Bronson South Haven Hospital).
  • Race Day Packet Pickup – 6:30 – 7:30 am, @ Kids Corner Park, 82 Monroe Street, South Haven MI 49090.
  • 5K Start Time: Sunday @ 8:00 a.m.
  • Paws on Parade 1 Mile Walk @ 8:00 a.m. (Will stage behind the 5K participants)


July 5
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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