SOS celebration2019 S.O.S Start of Summer Celebration!

Saturday, June 7th
It’s been a long Michigan winter and we know you are thinking of one word…Summer! This year we are helping get you in the spirit of things with our second annual SOS Celebration. We’ll be serving up food, music, entertainment, and getting all of you geared up for another beautiful summer at Silver Lake Sand Dunes

10am – S.O.S Trail Run – No Bikes Please

Get out, get active and make some friends! This run is open to runners ages 12 and up.  The top three finishers will have a chance to win a number of prizes from our  partners, and participants can receive a Trail Run Finisher Medal (prizes are limited).  Prizes awarded at 10:45am at the starting line.

In order to take part in this race, all participants must fill out a waiver prior to the event. You can also get a t-shirt! Here’s how to do it:

  • Waivers: Waivers are required for all participants, and are available on-line, at your place of lodging or prior to the race.  Bibs will be distributed prior to the race.
  • T-shirts: S.O.S. t-shirts are available at your place of lodging . Pick them up Friday, June 8th between 9am – 10pm. T-shirt sizes are limited, and come in adult sizes only.
  • Register at check in

11:15am – S.O.S Kids Dash – No Bikes Please

This is a dash for kids only! This run is open to runners ages 2 through 11; participants must be able to walk/run without assistance.   Participants can receive a Kids Dash Finisher Medal (prizes are limited).

In order to take part in this race, all participants must fill out a waiver prior to the event. You can also get a t-shirt! Here’s how to do it:

  • Waivers: Waivers are required for all participants, and are available on-line, at your place of lodging or prior to the race.  Waivers must be signed by a parent or guardian.  No bibs needed for this race!
  • T-shirts: S.O.S. t-shirts are available at your place of lodging . Pick them up Friday, June 8th between 9am – 10pm. T-shirt sizes are limited, and come in adult sizes only.

1pm  – S.O.S. Family Scavenger Hunt

Back for another year is the S.O.S. Scavenger Hunt! This year, the event will be taking place within Silver Lake Resort & Campground; no car needed!  To participate, all you’ll need is  an S.O.S. Scavenger Card and a sharp eye.  Winners are in for sweet treat!

 

5pm to 8pm – Live DJ

DJ Pete and Party will keep the celebration going with a lineup of the best summer hits. Feel free to request your own favorite jams as well, and kids: Don’t be shy to get your dance on!  Dance party lasts until 8pm.

 

8:30pm to 10:00pm – Movie Night:  TBD

After busting a move, the day’s not over yet! Grab a blanket and cozy up to watch this year’s summer flick: TBD!

The film will be shown in our pavilion on a 10’ x 10’ projection screen with stereo surround sound. What’s missing? You guessed it: Popcorn! We’ll be serving up free, freshly popped popcorn for you and your family to enjoy while you watch the film.

 

This years S.O.S. Partners include:

  • Parrot’s Landing Jeep Tours
  • Mac Wood’s Dune Rides
  • Sierra Sands Family Lodge
  • Craig’s Crusier’s at Silver Lake

Thanks to everyone involved!