This year’s 33rd annual Skeff Race 2-mile walk/run and 5-mile run will begin at 7:00 PM. All ages and fitness levels are welcome! Cost is $30 ($35 after May 31) which includes a t-shirt, meal ticket (pork chop or hot dog dinner) and beverage/beer token. You must register by June 1 to be guaranteed the … More 2 and 5-mile Races | 7:00 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.
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
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.