Wauconda Fest 5K, 10K, and 1-Mile Family Race

Wauconda Fest 5K, 10K, and 1-Mile Family Race 2018

More information will be posted in early 2018 – Keep checking back for details!

8:05 AM Start

Cook Park

Waucondafest 1 Mile Results

Waucondafest 5K Age Group Results

Waucondafest 5K Overall Results

Waucondafest 10K Age Group Results

Waucondafest 10K Overall Results


The Wauconda Fest 5K/10K Challenge is an annual tradition so bring your friends and family to join in the fun! This year, we have added a Family 1-Mile fun run around Cook Park.  The race is held on Sunday, June 18th 2017 at 8:05 am. Check-in is from 6:30-7:30 am at Cook Park, 600 N. Main Street, Wauconda. The race will occur rain or shine. No refunds after a weather cancellation. Pre-register for $25.

Race Benefits:

• USATF Certified: 5K#IL-04065JW • 10K#IL-04066JW
• Mile markers at every mile
• Split times at every mile
• Timing by RACE TIME
• Giveaways
• Water stops throughout the race course and at the start and finish lines
• Post race refreshments
• Awards provided to top two male and female finishers for each age category
• Fast results and posted on website: waucondaparks.com
• T-Shirt (while supplies last)


• $25 per registrant for the 5K/10K Races
• $15 per registrant for the 1-mile run; $55 for a family of four for the 1-mile run

• Register online
• Drop off or mail registration form to: 600 N. Main St. Wauconda, IL 60084
• Day of Registration: 6:30-7:30 am $25 per person

*Day of registrants are not guaranteed a t-shirt or goody bag

Course Maps and Directions

5K Run

  • Start north on Main St. to Bonner Rd.,
  • Right to Washington Ave.,
  • Right to Sheridan Dr.,
  • Right to North Shore Dr.,
  • Left to Garland Rd.,
  • Left to Main St. to finish.

10K Challenge

  • Start north on Main Street to Callahan Rd.,
  • Right to Old Gilmer Rd.,
  • Right to Gossell Rd.,
  • Right to Garland Rd.,
  • Left to Main St. to finish.