Run for the Buds

Join us Saturday, May 5th at 10:30 AM in Downtown St. Joseph, Michigan
for the 39th annual Run for the Buds!

Click HERE to register!

Run for the Buds is a chip-timed 5K Run/Walk & 10K Run along the Grand Floral Parade route. Both the 5K and 10K routes start and finish in St. Joseph.

The 5K route is an out and back course following Main Street in Benton Harbor.
At Riverview Drive, the 10K out and back course heads north to Jean Klock Park.

Both routes to be USATF Certified and Sanctioned!
(Certification numbers will be posted upon completion.)




The Blossomtime Festival is the oldest and largest multi-community Festival in the state of Michigan.  This year marks its “112th Celebration” 1906-2018 with a fun filled week of wholesome family entertainment.  Proceeds from the 39th Annual Run for the Buds benefit the Blossomtime Scholarship Fund which awards scholarships to outstanding young women and men in Southwest Michigan. In 2018, the Blossomtime Scholarship Fund which will award over $20,000.00 in scholarships.

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