Lakewood Summer Meltdown 2017


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Get ready to add some sizzle to your summer!  The Lakewood Summer Meltdown, sponsored by Melt Bar & Grilled and presented by LakewoodAlive, is back for its eighth year on Saturday, July 8 from 4-10 p.m with the ever-popular evening 5K race through Lakewood’s historic neighborhoods.

The Summer Meltdown represents one of the region’s most highly-anticipated street parties.  A “something for everyone” event, the Meltdown offers seemingly endless recreation opportunities, including a 5K race, 1 Mile Kids Fun Run, beer garden, street festival, outdoor activities, games, food vendors, live music and more.


Schedule of events:
Meltdown Street Festival 4:00 p.m. – 7 :30 p.m.
1-Mile Kids Fun Run: 6:00 p.m.
Meltdown 5K: 7:00 p.m.
Beer Garden: 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Registration & Packet Pick-up
Pre-registration open until 11:59 pm on July 6th
Special $20 pricing for the first 50 race entrants. (Click here to register online)
$23 pre-sale.
$28 race day

Race Day registration opens @ 5:30 pm
St. Charles & Detroit Avenue – Lakewood, Oh
1 Mile Fun Run – $12  6:00 pm start
5K Race – $28  7:00 pm start

If you are mailing in your form, please make checks payable to LakewoodAlive
Mail in entries must be post-marked by July 5th

Mail to: Peace Racing, LLC
PO Box 771298
Lakewood, Ohio 44107

Packet pick-up: Friday July 7th 2017, 5 – 7 pm Second Sole, Detroit Avenue

First male; first female; and top 3 males & top 3 females in each of these age groups: 14 and under | 15-19 | 20-24 | 25-29 | 30-34 | 35-39 | 40-44 | 45-49 | 50-54 | 55-59 | 60+

Parking will be available on side streets, behind Detroit Avenue businesses, (no meters need to be fed on Saturdays), or at the Bailey Building Parking Garage, 14725 Detroit Avenue – Entrance on Warren Road (Fee as posted)

Stay for the Post-Race Party!
5K Race Start at 7 p.m. Post-race Party open to Everyone – runners and non-runners! Live Entertainment, Beer Garden, Food & Fun on the Street! No Admission Charge!




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