Become a Course Entertainer


THE GIG:  Pump up more than 16,000 runners, walkers, and spectators at the 2017 HAP Crim Festival of Races!

The Crim Fitness Foundation is looking for a variety of volunteer performers to provide entertainment along the 10 mile, 8K, and 5K courses on Saturday, August 26, 2017. Potential volunteer entertainers must apply by 5pm Friday, August 4.

  • Be a part of the coolest race in Michigan and gain FREE exposure to over 16,000 people!

  • Upbeat and fun pop, rock, country, bluegrass, dance, acapella, choral, gospel, hip hop, and R&B bands/group entertainers are welcome to apply!

  • Spots range from 30 minutes to 2 hrs. The longer you play, the more exposure you gain!

  • Performers also get free exposure on our website and Facebook page!

  • 25+ spots are available and are filling fast!  Apply NOW!

If you are interested in being a course entertainer for this year’s race, please click here to download the Course Entertainment Application. The completed application should be sent to


Please note:

  • Entertainers are responsible for providing their own electricity and equipment.

  • All placement locations are exposed to the weather.

  • All applicants must provide a sample of their work via email to (ex: YouTube, SoundCloud, Facebook, MP3 file, Bandcamp, Myspace, etc.).

  • All applicants are reviewed prior to placement to ensure a variety of course entertainment.