Historic Grantsville 5k
Run, walk or stroll through history! The route takes you past over 40 historic sites. Each entrant receives a Clark Historic Farm water bottle and a Historic Grantsville brochure, describing each site. Discounts for additional family members and Tooele Running Club members.
Proceeds benefit the Clark Historic Farm and the GHS tennis team. Register by May 25th for a $5 discount! ($20/$15 before, or $25/$20 after the 25th.)
6:30 a.m. late registration
6:45 pre-registered check- in
7:00 a.m. race begins at the Grantsville Fire Station (26 N. Center) and ends at the Clark Historic Farm, just in time for the Memorial Day Flag Ceremony at the cemetery (8:00 a.m.).
Flapjacks at the Farm
Checkered tablecloths at a beautiful historic farm, shady cottonwood trees, and no cooking! Start your holiday off with a hearty breakfast made just for you! Hot pancakes, sausage, eggs, bacon and orange juice--mmm!!
Your breakfast will be ready right after the flag ceremony (about 8:30 a.m.) to 11:00 a.m., so bring the family! $4/plate
After breakfast, wander past our Memorial Day tribute to Grantsville soldiers who have died in action, combined with patriotic quotes from J. Reuben Clark, Jr. who served in World War I and in the administration of 8 U.S. presidents.
Schedule of Activities
Clark Historic Farm
Home & Heritage Tour
Visit some of Grantsville's historic mansions and businesses, and see what owners have done to restore them on Memorial Day (even years only), 12-4 p.m. Tickets are $5 and available at the Clark Farm from 8-11 a.m. on Memorial Day. After that, check at Digidocs (4 W. Main) from 12-4 p.m.
Photo credit: Jay Larson