Comic characters will come to life as the Michigan Sports Alliance hosts an inaugural event.
The Grand Rapids Comic Con 5K and Fun Run will take place at 9 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 14, at Riverside Park, 2001 Monroe Ave. NE in Grand Rapids.
Participants can dress as their favorite comic characters and take part in an untimed 5K walk or run, virtual 5K and a quarter-mile kids’ fun run.
Members of Star Trek cosplay club, Starfleet, GI Joe cosplay club and The Finest will be in costume at the finish line to take photos with anyone interested.
Participants can register online by 11:59 p.m. Nov. 11 or onsite where they’ll receive a T-shirt (as supplies last) and a custom bib. The first 500 registrants will receive finisher medals.
More information is available here.