5K Save the Date



Gear up for the 5th annual Grow & Go, Saturday, May 9th at 9 a.m.!

Hosted entirely on the grounds of the Illinois Farm Bureau, COUNTRY Financial and GROWMARK Headquarters, the 5K course has a cross-country feel with well-maintained grass, pavement and a few rolling hills. Finishing times and results are provided by the Lake Run Club of Bloomington/Normal. Youth 10 and under can participate in the “Cock-a-Doodle Dash” quarter mile race!

Afterwards join an indoor open house featuring a hot breakfast and family fun activities. Kids enjoy interactive learning stations and activities led by Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom staff. Runners will appreciate unique awards for 1st and 2nd place finishers in 5-year age categories.

The 5K registration fee is $20; after May 1st the fee increases to $25. A $5 entry fee covers youth participating in the Cock-a-Doodle Dash. Registered participants receive a t-shirt, water stops, professional timing and a hot breakfast. Those interested in attending the open house and breakfast only can purchase tickets for $7.