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Playmakers Autumn Classic

Haslett, MI 48840 US

Highlights From Last Year



Join Playmakers at the 2024 Autumn Classic! This event is a treasured fall mid-Michigan tradition for runners and walkers of all ages and abilities. Enjoy the brilliant fall colors as you walk or run around Lake Lansing!  There is something for everyone, including the:

• 8K Run/Walk (4.97 miles)

• 3K Walk/Run (1.86 miles)

• Free Kids Races (100m & 800m options)

• Official timing and results

• Refreshments, including hot soup!

Packet Pickup

Event Schedule

8:30 AM — Free Kids Races

8:45 AM — 3K Walk/Run

9:00 AM — 8K Run/Walk

Race Giveaway

We're continuing the tradition at this year's Autumn Classic, with every participant receiving a classic crew neck sweatshirt!

This year's design will be revealed soon, so stay tuned!


Course Maps

Charity Partner

The Playmakers Fitness Foundation is proud to continue its partnership with Special Olympics Michigan Area 8 as its official charity partner. Special Olympics Michigan Area 8 has been the Playmakers Autumn Classic charity partner for almost 20 years!

The mission of Special Olympics Michigan is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.  Athletes develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy while participating in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship among their families, Special Olympics athletes and the community. The athletes achieve their dreams with the support of caring volunteers, coaches, family members and staff. Donations from Michigan citizens and businesses provide funding for the program.

Special Olympics Michigan Area 8 is a volunteer, not-for-profit organization that does not receive federal or state funding.  To learn more about Special Olympics Michigan Area 8, visit

Thank you for helping Area 8 athletes achieve their dreams!


Raised of $45,000



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