Registration

 

Upcoming group tour events for which we invite you to register are listed below. To arrange for a running, walking, step-on bus tour or a virtual presentation at ANY other time, on ANY day of the week, year-round, please email caroline [at] grandrapidsrunningtours [dot] com to book an event specific to YOUR needs, interests and timing.  Please enjoy selecting from one of the nearly 30 unique thematically organized tours.  Groups of more than 10 participants will receive a discount. Email us to make arrangements.

Online registration may close 12 hours prior to a scheduled event. However, please email us within the 12 hour window to check availability.

 

Jul
26
Thu
FREE GR Walking Tours – Architecture of Downtown Part Two @ Rosa Parks Circle
Jul 26 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc and their Relax at Rosa summer series, join Caroline Cook of Grand Rapids Running and Walking Tours as she guides you on a 45 minute walk through downtown.  Walks begin each Thursday at 12:15 p.m.  Meet outside at Rosa Parks Circle, in front of the WoodTV8 studio.  No pre-registration is required.  Show up, sign up and keep rolling thru summer.  Each week features a different walking tour topic, moving A – Z through ten fascinating, narrated adventures.  Return to Rosa Parks Circle to enjoy musical entertainment and to purchase a well-earned lunch from the many delicious food trucks.

Jul
29
Sun
Runga! 45 min run/45 min yoga. @ Grand Rapids Masonic Temple
Jul 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

An exhilarating combination of 45 minutes run/45 minutes yoga.  Brought to you by Caroline Cook of Grand Rapids Running Tours and Laura Armenta of Armentality Movement Arts Center.  Guided runs are outside through downtown Grand Rapids first, followed by Yoga, inside the Armentality Movement Arts Center studio.  Meet at the first parking level of the Grand Rapids Masonic Center.  Parking is FREE.  Registration is necessary.

Aug
2
Thu
FREE GR Walking Tours – Art Dart @ Rosa Parks Circle
Aug 2 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc and their Relax at Rosa summer series, join Caroline Cook of Grand Rapids Running and Walking Tours as she guides you on a 45 minute walk through downtown.  Walks begin each Thursday at 12:15 p.m.  Meet outside at Rosa Parks Circle, in front of the WoodTV8 studio.  No pre-registration is required.  Show up, sign up and keep rolling thru summer.  Each week features a different walking tour topic, moving A – Z through ten fascinating, narrated adventures.  Return to Rosa Parks Circle to enjoy musical entertainment and to purchase a well-earned lunch from the many delicious food trucks.

Aug
9
Thu
FREE GR Walking Tours – Firehouse Fun @ Rosa Parks Circle
Aug 9 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc and their Relax at Rosa summer series, join Caroline Cook of Grand Rapids Running and Walking Tours as she guides you on a 45 minute walk through downtown.  Walks begin each Thursday at 12:15 p.m.  Meet outside at Rosa Parks Circle, in front of the WoodTV8 studio.  No pre-registration is required.  Show up, sign up and keep rolling thru summer.  Each week features a different walking tour topic, moving A – Z through ten fascinating, narrated adventures.  Return to Rosa Parks Circle to enjoy musical entertainment and to purchase a well-earned lunch from the many delicious food trucks.

Aug
16
Thu
FREE GR Walking Tours – Greener Grand Rapids @ Rosa Parks Circle
Aug 16 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc and their Relax at Rosa summer series, join Caroline Cook of Grand Rapids Running and Walking Tours as she guides you on a 45 minute walk through downtown.  Walks begin each Thursday at 12:15 p.m.  Meet outside at Rosa Parks Circle, in front of the WoodTV8 studio.  No pre-registration is required.  Show up, sign up and keep rolling thru summer.  Each week features a different walking tour topic, moving A – Z through ten fascinating, narrated adventures.  Return to Rosa Parks Circle to enjoy musical entertainment and to purchase a well-earned lunch from the many delicious food trucks.

Aug
23
Thu
FREE GR Walking Tours – Honoring Diversity @ Rosa Parks Circle
Aug 23 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc and their Relax at Rosa summer series, join Caroline Cook of Grand Rapids Running and Walking Tours as she guides you on a 45 minute walk through downtown.  Walks begin each Thursday at 12:15 p.m.  Meet outside at Rosa Parks Circle, in front of the WoodTV8 studio.  No pre-registration is required.  Show up, sign up and keep rolling thru summer.  Each week features a different walking tour topic, moving A – Z through ten fascinating, narrated adventures.  Return to Rosa Parks Circle to enjoy musical entertainment and to purchase a well-earned lunch from the many delicious food trucks.

Aug
30
Thu
FREE GR Walking Tours – Lady Legends @ Rosa Parks Circle
Aug 30 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc and their Relax at Rosa summer series, join Caroline Cook of Grand Rapids Running and Walking Tours as she guides you on a 45 minute walk through downtown.  Walks begin each Thursday at 12:15 p.m.  Meet outside at Rosa Parks Circle, in front of the WoodTV8 studio.  No pre-registration is required.  Show up, sign up and keep rolling thru summer.  Each week features a different walking tour topic, moving A – Z through ten fascinating, narrated adventures.  Return to Rosa Parks Circle to enjoy musical entertainment and to purchase a well-earned lunch from the many delicious food trucks.

Sep
6
Thu
FREE GR Walking Tours – Steeple Chase @ Rosa Parks Circle
Sep 6 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc and their Relax at Rosa summer series, join Caroline Cook of Grand Rapids Running and Walking Tours as she guides you on a 45 minute walk through downtown.  Walks begin each Thursday at 12:15 p.m.  Meet outside at Rosa Parks Circle, in front of the WoodTV8 studio.  No pre-registration is required.  Show up, sign up and keep rolling thru summer.  Each week features a different walking tour topic, moving A – Z through ten fascinating, narrated adventures.  Return to Rosa Parks Circle to enjoy musical entertainment and to purchase a well-earned lunch from the many delicious food trucks.

Sep
13
Thu
FREE GR Walking Tours – The Tale of Beer City USA @ Rosa Parks Circle
Sep 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc and their Relax at Rosa summer series, join Caroline Cook of Grand Rapids Running and Walking Tours as she guides you on a 45 minute walk through downtown.  Walks begin each Thursday at 12:15 p.m.  Meet outside at Rosa Parks Circle, in front of the WoodTV8 studio.  No pre-registration is required.  Show up, sign up and keep rolling thru summer.  Each week features a different walking tour topic, moving A – Z through ten fascinating, narrated adventures.  Return to Rosa Parks Circle to enjoy musical entertainment and to purchase a well-earned lunch from the many delicious food trucks.

Sep
20
Thu
Art Dart Walking Tour: ArtPrize 10 Edition @ Rosa Parks Circle
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

What a glorious feast for the senses!  See the amazing displays, smell the crisp fall air, hear the musical presentations, and let your feet touch the sidewalks as you move through a bustling downtown.  You’ll get a glimpse of the 1,500+ works of art that line downtown streets, parks and pubs as part of the world’s richest art competition. Allow a guide to efficiently and expertly guide you though the exhilarating maze of popular and critically acclaimed downtown ArtPrize entries.  All tours meet at Rosa Parks Circle at the ArtPrize Visitor Center.  Advance registration is required.