River Falls Public Library
Kirby Symes Memorial 5K/1 Mile Fun Run logo
Photos from the 2015 Kirby Symes Memorial 5K


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

2019 - Note the new race routes


5th Annual Kirby Symes Memorial
​5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Run​
Bacon Bash Dash

​Saturday, September 14 at City Hall
​222 Lewis St, River Falls WI 54022
5K at 8:00am & 1 Mile Family Fun Run at 9:30am

Part of River Falls Bacon Bash
All proceeds benefit the River Falls Public Library

Race day registration from 7:00-9:00am

Run or walk the 5K or 1 Mile Family Fun Run in scenic River Falls, WI.
The 5K and 1 Mile courses will conclude at the bridge leading into Heritage Park.

5K start time: 8am
5K sign-in: 7am-7:45am

1 Mile start time: 9:30 am
1 Mile sign-in: 7am-9am

Costume Categories
Pink, Pigs, Bacon, or Books (7-9am Judging)
Winner will be announced at 10:15am on the Bacon Bash Main Stage at City Hall.
Must be present to win.

5K Run
5K start time: 8:00am
5K sign-in: 7:00 - 7:45am

  • $25/Adult
  • $5/Student

1-Mile Family Fun Run
1 Mile start time: 9:30am
1 Mile sign-in: 7:00 - 9:00am

  • $20/Adult
  • $15/Student
  • $25/Family

Event Is Not Chip Timed, Register Online or Day-Of

Packet Pickup after the race and registration at City Hall (Lower Level)

Commemorative backpack for the first 75 entries.

Register online here

Questions - call Heather Johnson at 715-425-0905