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Barnyard Dash 5k

April 29 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am | $29

Celebrate the spring season and run or walk this scenic, CARA-certified trail race around beautiful Blackberry Farm. This unique combo event features a 5K race starting at 8:30 a.m. and a shorter Pig Pen 1-miler at 9:45 a.m.

Barnyard Dash 5K: $29 early bird ($25 FVPD fitness members/CARA members);
$34 day-of ($30 CARA): Code 462401-01
Pig Pen 1-miler: $15; $20 day-of (Code 462401-03)
Families are encouraged to sign up for the Pig Pen 1-miler with children ages 5 and up.
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Race features include:

  • Chip-timed results for all participants
  • Race T-shirt for all runners registered by April 20
  • Early Bird Discount available through April 23
  • Awards for top finishers in each age category
  • Participation ribbons for all racers
  • Discount for CARA members (Code 462401-02)
  • BONUS run! All registered 5K runners are welcome to participate in the Pig Pen 1-miler FREE!
  • View race course maps

Other information:

  • 14 age divisions with 1st/2nd/3rd place awards for male and female in each age group
  • Parking available across street at Splash Country Water Park (195 S. Barnes Rd.)
  • Optional pre-race packet pickup is available on Friday, April 28, from 3 to 7 p.m.
  • Day-of registration available from 7:15 to 8 a.m. on April 29 and is cash or check only; no refunds
  • Questions? Contact Holly Wiggins at hwiggins@fvpd.net or 630-892-1550

NOTE: This is a running event. For runners’ safety, bicycles, skateboards, inline skates and dogs are prohibited. Strollers are permitted, but must start at rear of race

 

Details

Date:

April 29

Cost:

$29

Organizer

Holly Wiggins

Phone:

630-892-1550

Email:

hwiggins@fvpd.net

Website:

www.foxvalleyparkdistrict.org

Venue

Blackberry Farm

Phone:

630-892-1550

100 S. Barnes Rd.
Aurora, IL 60506 United States
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Website

http://www.foxvalleyparkdistrict.org/facilities/blackberry-farm/

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