5K Grow & Go and Kids Race

Lace Up Your Running Shoes

Ready, Set, GROW! The IAA Foundation presents its 9th Annual 5K Grow & Go + Kids Race to celebrate Illinois farm families and the important role they play in putting food on your table. Learn more about our roots in agriculture while supporting a great cause! Proceeds from this race benefit Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom, a program providing free resources to teachers in effort to help students make the connection between food, fiber, fuel & farming. We are pleased to provide a hot breakfast, awards ceremony and an all-around celebratory great time!

5K & 1 Mile Walk | $25 Early-Bird Registration |
Deadline September 1

This accurately measured 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. Pre-registrants receive a t-shirt and a healthy, hot breakfast after the race. Registration increases to $30 after September 1 or day of.

Kids Race | $10

Join us for the 1/4 mile Kids Race, sponsored by the IAA Credit Union, for children 10 & under. All participants receive a free t-shirt, goodie bag, award, milk, a hot breakfast, and access to open house activities!

Something For Everyone | $7 Family & Friends Open House

Post-race, join us for an indoor open house featuring interactive learning stations from the Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom program.

Click here to register today!


Thank you to our Sponsors!