October 9, 2023 – The Jack Barstow Municipal Airport is excited to announce the return of the Touch & Glo 5K Run and Prop Trot on Friday, October 27.
Festivities begin at 6 p.m. with the Prop Trot, a fun-run for kids ages 12 and under. After the run, kids are invited to stay and enjoy Props and Treats, a trick-or-treating event sponsored by the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA). At 7 p.m., runners will light up the night as staff light up the runways for the Touch and Glo 5K. Costumes and glow swag are encouraged! Sawadee and Kona Ice food trucks will be on hand with items for purchase.
The 5K race will be chip timed by Miller Race Management. Each registrant will receive custom aviator sunglasses and a medal for participating. Cost is $45 per runner with event proceeds going to support future airport improvements. Register online at touchandglow5k.itsyourrace.com.
The Jack Barstow Municipal Airport is located at 2800 Airport Rd in Midland. For more information on the airport, visit www.cityofmidlandmi.gov/airport or contact airport staff at email@example.com or 989-492-0252.