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 a Cups & Cones mini ice cream cone coupon and chance to win a bike! Registration is only necessary for those requesting a kids’ 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

During the after party, enjoy live music by Wild Oatz, a beer garden (sponsored by Scott’s Drug, Murphy’s Pub and Expander America’s), pork chop or hot dog dinner and free family-friendly activities including bounce house, face painting and more. Open to all, bring your lawn chairs and join the celebration in Lincoln Park.