Seek, discover downtown west Dearborn at Community Challenge 5K Scavenger Race

DEARBORN — Area residents will have the opportunity to seek out unique clues, and discover the treasures of downtown west Dearborn at the Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce Community Challenge 5K Scavenger Race at 2 p.m. Oct. 19.

This creative and fun event, presented by American Laser Skincare, will include a costume contest, a scavenger hunt on a 5K route, family and team fun, an after party with music, cash prizes, and much more.

“We are very excited to have the opportunity to host this wonderful, community event designed to promote our member businesses in downtown west Dearborn,” Chamber President Jackie Lovejoy said. “The Community Challenge 5K Scavenger Race is a wonderful opportunity to bring your family, friends or coworkers out for a fun and challenging afternoon, all while promoting physical, outdoor activity.”

Participants will receive clue sheets to aid them on their journey as well as a race bib, sponsored by 1st Choice Urgent Care in Dearborn. A costume contest will add to the festivities, and all attendees are encouraged to dress in a team theme or individually for this festive occasion.

After completing the afternoon’s challenges, participants can enjoy an after party which will include entertainment, cash prizes for the winning teams and best costume, and much more in downtown west Dearborn. Entertainment is sponsored by Right At Home of Dearborn/Downriver.

Registration for teams of four to six members is $100. Register early to reserve your team’s spot in this exciting event. To register, go to or call 313-584-6100.

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