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Museum Mile and Mini-Dash

Museum Mile

The Museum Mile is an event for youths 12 and under who would like to run or walk a one-mile course on the MSU campus.

Map of 2017 Museum Mile


The Mini-Dash is a 200-yard run for runners ages 6 and under.

Diaper Dash

The Diaper Dash is a 100 yard run for runners ages 3 and under

Time, Date   

Museum Mile:




11:15AM, Sunday, October 7, 2018

11:30AM, Sunday, October 7, 2018

11:45AM, Sunday, October 7, 2018

Location, Maps

Both events begin and end near the MSU Museum on West Circle Drive.
Image of MSUFCU Dinosaur Dash Mile, Mini-Dash and Diaper Dash Map

The Michigan State University Museum is located in East Lansing at 409 West Circle Drive, immediately east of Beaumont Tower and just north of the Main Library.

Online registration

Online registration closes at 1 PM on Thursday, October 4. 

Mail-in registration

Late Restration, Packet Pick-Up

Late registration and packet pick-up will be at the main office of the MSU Federal Credit Union (3777 West Road E. Lansing, map), on Friday, October 5, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.; and Saturday, October 6, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.; or at the MSU Museum on race day, 8:30 a.m. - until just before the first race at 11:15 a.m.

Entry Fee

Register before race day for savings on entry fees. Check out the Registration page for options and information. Fee includes a quality short-sleeved T-shirt, post-race food, beverages, and the opportunity to support the MSU Museum.


Medals will be awarded to all Museum Mile and Mini-Dash finishers.


Shirts are high quality design and material. Short-sleeve shirts can be ordered through race day, however, specific sizes may not be available at packet pick-up for late and race day registrants.