Date: January 27, 2023

Contact: Chris Proffitt, Director of Communications 




Westfield, IN - Westfield Welcome’s 9th annual Melt the Trail 5k, presented by Riverview Health, returns on Saturday, February 25th at 10:30 a.m. at Grand Junction Brewing Company.

“Each year, we continue to build our trail network, and this winter tradition reminds residents that our trails are a year-round amenity. While each year can bring different weather conditions, we know that runners are willing to brave the elements”, said Mayor Andy Cook.

Westfield Welcome continues to partner with Grand Junction Brewing Company to host the race festivities. After the race, participants can redeem their drink tickets, purchase food, and enjoy music and arcade games. The taproom is kid and dog friendly, allowing the entire family to join.

The registration cost is $35 and will increase to $40 on February 11th. To guarantee a Melt the Trail long-sleeve shirt, the registration deadline is February 6th. Packet pickup is available on Thursday, February 23rd, from 4 – 7 p.m. at Riverview Health Westfield Hospital (17600 Shamrock Blvd.) and on race morning at Grand Junction Brewing Co. To sign up, visit