Details for Saturday's River Bank Run

GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) Saturday morning is the 2014 Fifth Third River Bank Run in downtown Grand Rapids. This is the 37th Annual running of the event, which is the largest 25k event in the country. All races begin on Monroe Avenue in front of DeVos Place and end on Ottawa Avenue near Calder Plaza.

If you go, send us your pictures at or post on the WZZM Facebook Wall.

Here is the schedule of the races:

  • 7:00am (staggered) - 5k Road Race
  • 7:40am (staggered) - 10k Road Race
  • 8:10am - 25k Handcycle
  • 8:12am - 25k Wheelchair Racing
  • 8:20am - 25k Road Race

There are several road and parking ramp closings Friday night and Saturday morning for the race.


Parking & Traffic Guide (PDF)

Street Closings (PDF)

Downtown Parking Facilities (PDF)

For more information, visit the Fifth Third River Bank Run website.


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