Online: Online is $30.00 plus online fee. See links on left --> Registrations after the June 4th will be $35.00. Online registration closes June 12th.  

Mail: Please see the link on the left (Mail-In Registration -->) for a print-ready registration form, then mail to the address at the bottom of the form. Entries postmarked by June 5th will be $30.00. Entries after the 5th will be $35.00. Please make checks payable to Minooka Lions Club.

Friday Night & Race Day - $35.00
Registration and packet pickup will be held on Friday, June 14th from 6:00pm till 8:00pm AND on race day from 6:30am to 7:30am under the big tent at the corner of Wabena Ave. and Mondamin St. Please pay by cash or checks payable to Minooka Lions Club.

Questions - Contact Scott Lemke - (815) 212-0819 or

Tech Shirts & Goodie Bags:

All runners registered by June 4th will receive a race tech shirt. Race day entrants will receive a shirt while supplies last, but may not get the proper size. Please register early (online or by mail) to be guaranteed shirt size.  All runners will receive a goodie bag while supplies last.

Race Day:

Saturday, June 15th, 2019
Registration: 6:45am to 7:45am
5K Run begins at 8:00am


Out and back, 5k (3.1 miles). Split times at 1 and 2 miles.  Water available at the finish, and on the course. Race will be held on closed village streets, paved and rolling hills.

Age Categories:

11-14;15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65 and above.


First Overall Male and Female, and top 2 in each age category.  Ceremony will be held after the kid’s races in the registration tent. Raffle prizes will be drawn based on bib numbers. We’re giving away over $200 worth of gift certificates, so please stick around

Chip Timing:

Professional race chip timing by Finish Results. Results will be posted on by Sunday, June 16th.

Free Kid’s Race:

Free kid’s races immediately following the 5K. Age groups: 5 and under, 6-8, 8-10.


Race will be held rain or shine. No refunds.

Directions from I-80:

Exit at Ridge Road (Exit 122),
Go south to McEvilly Road, turn left. Left onto Wabena Avenue. Proceed north to registration tent,
just past the train tracks.

Prairie State Road Runners

Circuit Race:

Minooka Summerfest 5k race is proud to be part of a Prairie State Road Runners Circuit race. The Circuit results are age, gender, and distance graded to provide a level playing field for those competing. Learn more about the club at

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2019 Minooka Summerfest 5k Race!

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