THE GREAT CANDY RUN

A Sweet Family Event

Timed 5K Race with Prize Money    : :    1 K Kids Fun Run and Tiny Tot Run    : :    Prizes for Costumes
Music and Candy.  A lot of candy.

SWEET NEWS

How to Reward Yourself With Pearson’s Candy!

We’re on a sugar buzz with the exciting news that Pearson’s Candy is going to be part of the Minneapolis Great Candy Run September 17th. Pearson’s started in the Candy business in Minneapolis in 1909! They’re famous for their Salted Nut Roll,...

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5 Tips to Make Your Great Candy Run Team the SWEETEST

If you’ve run even a tiny bit, you know that an accountability buddy makes training and racing more fun.  When we’re there for each other, the training goes more smoothly, the support makes a difference, and we can celebrate together. The same is true for...

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Stacy’s Diary: What We Heard At Grandma’s Marathon

Minneapolis Race Director Stacy Hvinden recently visited Grandma’s Marathon in Duluth to spread the word about The Great Candy Run. Duluth is lovely. The views of Lake Superior amazed my daughter and me, and the runners were awesome! We  made so many friends at...

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