Kids’ Activities | 6:30 PM

All kids ages 12 and under are invited to participate in the half-mile fun run beginning at 6:30 PM. The event is free and all runners receive an ice cream cone and chance to win a bike! Registration is only necessary for those requesting a t-shirt.

Event History

The first Paul Skeffington Memorial Race took place on June 11th, 1988. It was started by the family of Paul Skeffington, a popular local businessman, who passed away in January of 1988. The family approached the DeWitt Chamber of Commerce for ideas for a memorial and out of the many ideas, the race was chosen. … More Event History

The After Party | 5:30-11 PM

You won’t want to miss the post-race after party! Enjoy live music by Wild Oatz, beer garden, food and free family-friendly activities including inflatables, face painting and more. Open to all, bring your lawn chairs and join fellow community members in the DeWitt Lincoln Park.