The sponsors of the Big Smiles 5K Run/Walk are an integral part to its success and longevity. 
Please be sure to say thank you to these wonderful organizations!

If you have ever been to New Buffalo, there is little to no chance that you have not heard of one of the town's greatest gems. Redamak's is an institution and a wonderful depiction of New Buffalo's charm, community and taste for good, wholesome food. The hamburgers at Redamak's are legendary and we highly recommend you "Bite into a legend" just as soon as you can.


Katie Maroney is owner of Equilibrium Fitness and we are honored to have her and get gym as a sponsor for this year's race.  Equilibrium Fitness is  24 Hour access fitness facility which specializes in personal and group fitness training. The gym is located conveniently in downtown New Buffalo at 705 West Buffalo Street, New Buffalo, MI 49117. -- 269.586.4280

Many thanks to SportHooks for coming on board and providing our Overall Male and Female Winners with one of their awesome and unique race displays. 

So run fast those who are racing! You'll definitely want to display your race medals on a SportHook!

Thank you to Mark Donnelly for sponsoring our race! Mark is a New Buffalo attorney who is ready to help you with expert legal advice.

Thank you to the New Buffalo Yacht Club for its support of our race and be sure to wave hello to them at about Mile 1 on the race course.


Jessica Dieter and her company Eye of Essence Photography has a keen eye and taken professional photographs for us in 2013 and again for this year's race. Thank you so much to Eye of Essence for their support and be sure to contact Jessica directly if you need professional photography services in the New Buffalo or South Bend area.

Jessica Lynn Dieter
51788 Whitestable Lane
South Bend, IN 46637

Many thanks to Lisa Werner and her staff at New Buffalo Inn and Spa for providing post race massages for all our runners. Please look into the spa if you are in need of a relaxing or invigorating experience.