Events

Events

Apr
28
Sat
Swedish Stomp and Skamperoo @ Bishop Hill Colony School
Apr 28 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

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.

 

Jul
4
Wed
Freedom Fest 5k Run And Fun Walk @ Wiley Park
Jul 4 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am
Freedom Fest 5k Run And Fun Walk @ Wiley Park  | Galva | Illinois | United States

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.

Jul
14
Sat
Woodhull Family Fun Fest 5K Run @ Alwood High School
Jul 14 @ 6:45 am – 12:00 pm
Woodhull Family Fun Fest 5K Run @ Alwood High School  | Woodhull | Illinois | United States

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.

Jul
21
Sat
Woodhull Fun Fest @ Woodhull City Park
Jul 21 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
Woodhull Fun Fest @ Woodhull City Park  | Woodhull | Illinois | United States

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.

Aug
25
Sat
Jordan Rahn Memorial – Forever Young Run
Aug 25 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jordan Rahn Memorial - Forever Young Run @ Atkinson | Illinois | United States

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.

Sep
1
Sat
Hog Day Stampede 5k Run And Fun Walk
Sep 1 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Hog Day Stampede 5k Run And Fun Walk @ Kewanee | Illinois | United States

The four-mile Stampede a flat figure eight course with two small hills winds through one of Kewanee, IL, historic residential areas.  Kids can enjoy a quarter-mile “fun run”.