Rudolph Run 5K
saturday, november 20
YORKVILLE AMERICAN LEGION POST #489
(9054 E VETERANS PKWY, YORKVILLE)
Run, Run Rudolph! It's time to help the Knights of Columbus spread some Christmas cheer to families in need! By participating in this 5K, a portion of your registration will help support the Knights of Columbus to provide food and toys to families in need within Kendall County this Christmas! Both walkers and runners are welcome!
SECURE THE GEAR
Santa delivered some extra special gear this for this year's race! ALL registered participants will receive a finisher medal. Plus, anyone registered by Monday, November 1 will receive a Commemorative Rudolph Run Hoodie!
Registration can be completed online, by phone (630-553-4357), or by submitting a completed registration form by mail. All mailed registration forms must be post-marked by November 1 to include the Commemorative Rudolph Run Hoodie.
October 1 - November 1*
*Your registration includes the Commemorative Rudolph Run Hoodie
November 2 - November 19*
November 20 (3-4pm)*
*Commemorative Rudolph Hoodies are NOT included with any registrations taken after November 1.
November 18 (9am-5pm)
Grab your gear before the race on Thursday, November 18 at the Recreation Administration Office (201 W Hydraulic Ave, Yorkville) between 9:00am-5:00pm.
Just like Rudolph led the way on Christmas Eve, we are encouraging runners and walkers to light up the race with your favorite ugly sweater and other festive gear! The most festive Adult (18+) and Child (17 & Under) will win the best dressed trophy at the end of the race!
Race Time: The race begins promptly at 4:00pm on Saturday, November 20.
Race Route: The race starts and ends at the Yorkville American Legion (9054 E Veterans Pkwy, Yorkville IL). See the race map for the specific route.
Awards & Age Divisions: All participants will receive a Finisher Medal. The Best Overall male and female runners will receive a trophy as well as the top male and female runner in each age division.
Age divisions include: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
Results: Professional electronic timing by Kompusport is provided for the race. Official race results will be posted online at Kompusport.com.
CELEBRATE WITH FIREWORKS!
Continue the celebration after the race as the Yorkville American Legion hosts a Fireworks Viewing Party between 3:00-7:00pm that will include a Kris Kringle Market (Noon-7pm), music, food and drink! The fireworks can be viewed from the comfort of the American Legion and are scheduled to begin at 6:30pm.
YORKVILLE HOLIDAY CELEBRATION & SPONSORSHIPS
The Rudolph Run 5K is in conjunction with the Yorkville Holiday Celebration hosted Friday, November 19 and Saturday, November 20. For a full list of events and details click here!
Looking to support the cause? Become a sponsor!
Contact the Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department at or call 630-553-4357.