Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Preparations are in full swing for the annual running of the UP200 and Midnight Run sled dog races.
Pat Torreano with the U.P. Sled Dog Association joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to update listeners on what’s coming up over the next few days.
Torreano said activities will be running through the day tomorrow in preparation for the opening ceremonies for the races at 6:15 p.m. at the corner of Washington and Fourth Street in downtown Marquette.
She said the first musher for the UP200 scheduled out of the gate at 7:00 p.m. and the start of the Midnight Run will follow at 8:30 p.m.
Several events are planned for tomorrow night in downtown Marquette and around the region for spectators to enjoy along with the races.