140 Union St, River Falls WI 54022
M-Th 9am-8pm, F 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 1-4

Online registration ends on Thursday, October 19 at 11pm.  

Print out a registration form and drop it off at the library

3rd Annual Kirby Symes Memorial
​5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Run​

​Saturday, October 21, 2017
5K starts at 9am & the Fun Run at 10:30am​​

Race day registration
Cash or check only on race day

  • 5K from 7:00-8:30am
  • 1 Mile Family Fun Run from 7:00-10:00am

5K Walk/Run

  • $25 Adult
  • $15 Student (K-12 and College)

1 Mile Family Fun Run

  • $20 Adult
  • $15 Student (K-12 & College)
  • $25 Family (up to 10 immediate family members and only 1 fidget spinner & water bottle per registration)

Commemorative fidgit spinner is included for the first 250 registrations.  Commemorative stadium picnic blanket is included for the first-time registrations.
A water bottle is included for returning registrations.

Registration fees are non-refundable.

Packet Pick-up
Friday, October 20 from 9am-6pm at the River Falls Public Library or race day at the River Falls Public Library

Race Day Details
Run or walk the 5K or 1 Mile Family Fun Run in scenic River Falls, WI.  The 5K course will begin at the River Falls Public Library and will travel through the historic eastern residential district and into the University of Wisconsin - River Falls campus.  The race will conclude back at the River Falls Public Library.  The 1 Mile Family Fun Run will begin on Union Street next to the River Falls Public Library and will follow Division Street where it will end in the library parking lot.  Event is not chip timed. Timing Clock is for tracking personal times only

Participants are encouraged to dress in costumes. 
Prizes will be awarded in three categories:

  1. Book or literary characters
  2. Harry Potter
  3. Any other costume

Costumes will be judged from 8:30am until 10:00am.

Families are encouraged to participate in other fun activities including a bounce house & face painting happening at the library from 8:00am until noon.

Parking on the street near the library and along the route will be limited.  Parking available in the library parking lot and St. Bridget's parking lot.  Space in the lots is limited; carpool if possible.

Questions - call Heather Johnson at 715-425-0905

Photos from the 2015 Kirby Symes Memorial 5K

Kirby Symes Memorial 5K/1 Mile Fun Run logo