The Samaritan Skedaddle is under reorganization and will not be held in 2017.

The Samaritan Skedaddle is an annual 5K Run/Walk to support the Samaritan Counseling Centers, Inc. in Northwest Indiana. Proceeds from the event will aid clients in need of fee subsidy.




Race Course:

Along the course of Lake Michigan. Click here for course map.

Start/Finish Line

8th and Washington Streets
Michigan City, IN

Start Times:

9:00 - 5K Run/Walk
10:00 - Kids' Fun Race
(Ages 9 and under - free, no registration required)

Entry fees:

$12 - Children 13 and under
$30 - Pre-registration
$35 - Same day registration
Team of 10 or more adult participants -
$20 per person
Team of 10 or more student participants -
$12 per person
Note: Any amount over $15 is tax-deductible


Just 75 minutes from downtown Chicago and 45 minutes from South Bend, travel to the Samaritan Skedaddle is simple. From I-94, use exit 34B; drive north on US421 to 8th Street; the Start/Finish Line will be one block west. From the east, take Highway 20 to 35 North, turn left at 8th St, the Start/Finish Line is 1 mile ahead.