Stomp or scamper in historic Bishop Hill!
Family fun for all ages! Enjoy the quiet streets and pastoral countryside of this historic village. Each year over 150 runners of all ages enjoys this tradition of family fun, running through historic Bishop Hill, IL during the annual 5K run/walk. Runners vie for the coveted hand carved wooden boot trophy, symbolic of the Swedish Stomp. Open to all ages, 7 to 107. The Skamperoo begins at 9 am.
Enjoy the City of Galva’s Freedom Fest 5K Run through town and country roads for the old and young at heart, and a quarter-mile fun run for kids! Awards will be given for best patriotic costume! Course Features: 3.1 miles out and back. The race begins and ends in Wiley Park at 8 a.m. sharp! State Bank of Toulon Dash for Cash, Free TV giveaway and more!
Freedom Fest 5K Race Registration 7 a.m.
Kids Fun Run for ages 10 and under 7:30 a.m.
5k Begins at 8 a.m.
Run& Fun in Woodhull this July!
Start the day of Woodhull Family Fun Fest running or walking in the 5K run and family walk. Registration begins at 6:45 a.m. at Alwood High School. 5K racers take off at 8 a.m. and the family run begins at 9:30 a.m. Both events wind through Woodhull and the Illinois countryside. Food, water, t-shirts and trophies awarded. Special awards will go to top finishers in each event.
Three A’s –activities for all ages! Three A’s and fun are the perfect recipe for summer fun in rural America. Activities begin at 8:00 am with a 5K race winding through Woodhull and the countryside. A family-fun run for the soon-to-be 5K runners starts at 9:30am. The activities at the park feature water fights, a variety of games for the younger children, bingo, and, last not but least, the ALL ages (kids-19, 19-44, and 45 and up) free-throw and three-point contests. Pet the animals, get your face painted and stroll through the antique tractor show. Enjoy a lunch of pork chops by the AlWood Lions Club, bingo in the park, and an ice cream social sponsored by the churches of Woodhull. At 4:00 serving of a BBQ Rib Dinner will begin on Division Street and family entertainment until 7 p.m. As dusk falls, put on your dancing shoes for an old-fashioned street dance. It will be fun for all; hope to see you there.
Family time is Forever Young Race Time!
Jordan Rahn Memorial, Forever Young, 5K/1 Mile run has over 400 runners, during Atkinson Heritage Days. The 5K begins at 8 a.m. on a flat race course through the Village of Atkinson streets. The 1K begins approximately at 9 a.m. Entries received before in advance will be entered for door prize drawings. All memorial run proceeds will benefit non-profit organizations assisting foster children.
Stay after the race and enjoy a post-race party with a beer garden and live music.