KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Drivers can expect detours through downtown Kalamazoo Thursday night, as thousands of girls take over the streets.
Nearly 2,000 third, fourth and fifth grade girls will be participating in this year’s Girls on the Run 5k, presented by Eaton Corporation. The starting horn will sound at 6:30 p.m. at Waldo Stadium. All athletes will then race down Lovell Street, through downtown, then back onto West Lovell before crossing the finish line at Oakland Drive.
During the run, traffic will be detoured around downtown to the east. The following streets will be closed up until 8 p.m.: