Lake Village Homestead Farm presents the 3rd Annual Farm Wellness Day and 5K in celebration of the connection between the health of our bodies and minds, and the health of the earth and the animals that inhabit it.

This event will include a morning warm-up, a 5K trail run/walk, kids’ Fun Run/Obstacle Course, plus farm and garden tours, and visits with farm animals and residents. Visitors may also enjoy local and healthy food sourced from our farm and opportunities to chat with wellness professionals.  

The rustic 5K trail winds along our permanently protected 1.5 miles of Long Lake shoreline and nearly 300 acres of connected meadows, pastures, and wooded trails. Runners will be treated to views of the diverse and beautiful habitats shared by farm animals and wildlife.

5K Race Registration - $30.00 (includes T-shirt, entrance,
parking, water and nutritious post-race refueling and meal)
Online registration closes May 13th.

MAY14 (Event Day): $35 cash or check for race day registration.
Available 7:45am - 8:45am
(shirt subject to availability)

Kids’ Obstacle Course Fun Run registration

Kids-with shirt and meal $15
Kids race only free
​Meal-only tickets will be available on site for $10

Additional Adult 5K T-shirts - $15.00 
General Admission for non-runners is free.
Donations are welcome and appreciated. 
No dogs allowed on farm for this event.

(All children wishing to participate in the Kids’ Fun Run & Obstacle Course must be registered prior to May 14th.)

Lake Village Homestead Farm is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. All proceeds from this event and donations directly benefit the preservation of wetlands, wildlife areas, farmland, and educational programs at Lake Village Homestead Farm in Kalamazoo, MI. 

Schedule of Events:
  7:45am         Gates Open
  9:00am         Announcements and Warm-up led by CrossFit AZO
  9:30am         5K Trail Run/Walk followed by a snack
10:00am         Kids' Fun Run and Obstacle Course
10:30-11:30   Yoga led by Virginia Bird (please bring a yoga mat 
                         if possible)
11:00-1:00     Local food prepared by Rustica free to all registered
                        participants.  Visit with the animals, tour the garden, 
                        learn about becoming a Lake Village Member.  Also,
                        enjoy the opportunity to meet with wellness
                        professionals from CrossFit AZO, Gazelle Sports and
                        Lake Village Homestead.  Dance to live music played 
                        by K'ZOO FOLKLIFE.
2:00-9:00      Celebrate Lake Village Homestead's 45th year


Air Sponsors: 
Gazelle Sports, WMUK, CrossFit AZO, Rustica, 
Steensma Lawn and Power Equipment, 
American Screen Printing, Agility Physical Therapy

Water Sponsors:
Crows Nest, Pease Packing, Right-Way Rental

Food Sponsors:
Rathco Safety Supply

Land Sponsors:
Virginia Bird, Paulette Rayel
SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2016

For questions regarding our event, please call   Lake Village Homestead Farm (269) 323-3629.