Lions Heritage Fest 5K
The Dundee Township and Elgin Lions Clubs are co-sponsoring a 5K run and 1.6 mile walk from West Dundee south along the Fox River and returning to East Dundee, on Saturday, September 15. The race and walk begin at 8:00 AM. The proceeds support local charities as well as fulfilling eyeglass needs to children in both District 300 and U-46.
See details and register through the event website at LionsHeritageFest5K.com. Questions? Contact the Race Director, Ed Bates, at lionsheritagefest5K@gmail.com. A free t-shirt will be given to all participants as long as supplies last.
Also, registration and early packet pickup will take place at Emmett’s Brewing Company, 128 West Main Street, West Dundee from 3 to 6 pm on Friday, September 14. Race Day registration is from 6:30 to 7:45 am at the riverside area behind Around the Corner Candy at 101 S. 1st Street in West Dundee.
All awards will be presented at the post-race celebration near the Heritage Fest stage behind Emmett’s Brewing Company. A free beverage from Emmett’s will be included for runners that attend the party.
The Dundee Township and Elgin Lions Clubs are very appreciative of our sponsors; they are listed at www.LionsHeritageFest5K.com/sponsors. Please support these local businesses!