Thank you to our 2021 Rock the Locks 5K  sponsors!


JUNE 19, 2021 – 6PM

Celebrate one of the world’s unique marvels of engineering, The Sault Locks, during Rock the Locks 5k! 

Downtown Sault Ste. Marie’s newest event features a 5k through the
Soo Locks Park and along the St. Mary’s River.

The race kicks off at Brady Park along the beautiful St. Mary’s River; the course winds its way through the Soo Locks Park, then along historic Water Street; past Sault Ste. Marie’s historic homes; the famous Pullar Stadium; the Kemp Marina; the Museum Ship Valley Camp; the quarter-mile long hydroelectric plant; across the East Portage Avenue Bridge – Sault Ste. Marie’s favorite fishing spot – and back along Portage Avenue under the shadow of the Tower of History, past the beautiful Old Federal Building – and ends again at Brady Park. This 5K is family friendly and open to runners (or walkers) of all abilities.

Runners will be entertained along the way by local musicians! Interested in entertaining? Register by contacting Kayla at Entertainment ranges from acoustic instrumentalists,  boom boxers, Bluetooth speakers etc.



For questions or information, contact the Sault Ste. Marie Downtown Development Authority at 906.635.6973 , 

Rock the Locks 5K FAQ


Registration Information

Registration Limit: 250 Runners.

Early Bird Pricing through May 23rd- $30 +$2.74 Sign up Fee
Pricing May 23rd through June 19- $40 +3.32 Sign up Fee
Registration Link: coming soon

Rocks the Locks 5K Affiliate Sponsors