Register for the 2019 Chill at the Mills 5K

Oakland County, Oakland County Parks, the City of Rochester and Downtown Rochester come together to host the Fire & Ice Festival, a winter festival in downtown Rochester.

Events include fireworks, TasteFest tent (with food & beverage for sale), tube sledding, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing, dog sled rides, ice skating, horse-drawn carriage rides, figure skating exhibition, pet adoptions and ice sculptures. In addition, there will be fire pits for s’mores.

Event Details
Date: Sunday, Jan. 20th @ 9:30 AM
All participants receive a long-sleeve, cotton T-shirt and a $10 off discount to the 2019 Brooksie Way

Pick-Up at Runnin' Gear stores beginning Jan. 14, and at the Rochester Fire Department on the following dates:
  • Friday, Jan.18, from 4:00 - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday, Jan. 19, from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Sunday, Jan. 20, from 7:30 - 9:30 AM


Price will increase in 3 days.
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Liability & Publication Release

Please accept my entry to the 2018 The Brooksie Way Chill at the Mills 5k Run/Walk

I hereby state I have conditioned myself to participate in the event I have chosen. I, for myself, my executors, administrators and assignees, do hereby release and discharge “The Brooksie Way”, Oakland County, Fire and Ice Organizers, their officials, their sponsors and volunteers from damages, injuries, or expenses occasioned by my participation in The Brooksie Way Chill at the Mills 5K Run/Walk. I also authorize The Brooksie Way officials to utilize my photographs and video tape of my participation in The Brooksie Way Chill at the Mills 5K Run/Walk for any and all purposes. By signing my name below, I hereby certify that I have read all the terms and conditions of this release and do intend to be legally bound thereby.