Italian Fest 5K

Sat September 17 - Sat September 24 Collinsville, IL 62234 US Directions


09/17 8:00AM CDT - 9:00AM CDT

Kids Dash

09/17 9:00AM CDT - 9:15AM CDT
Open to ages 10 and under.

The Italian Fest is a family-friendly event! Since 1984, Collinsville IL has been celebrating the Italian culture and heritage that our city was built on. The annual celebration falls on the 3rd weekend of September, located in Uptown Collinsville on Main Street. We hope to see you at the Fest! Admission & musical entertainment are free.

221 West Main St
Collinsville, IL US 62234

The Italian Fest Committee and Final Lap Race Management are excited to host the 5K race in 2022.

Course: The course is a flat and fast out & back route finishing on Main St. 

NEW for 2022 - Kids Dash on Main St!!! Distance will be a 1/4 mile out & back on Main St after the 5K. Open to all kids 10 & under. Kids will receive a finishers medal. 

Chip timing: Provided by Final Lap Race Management

Awards: Top 3 Overall Male and Females and Top 3 in following Age groups: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over. 

Early Bib &Shirt Pickup: Friday, September 16th, at Italian Fest on Main Street from 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Race Day Bib &Shirt Pickup: Saturday, September 17th, at Italian Fest on Main Street from 6:30am - 8:00am 

Chamber Challenge

The Chamber Challenge presented by the Collinsville Chamber of Commerce, is a race series consisting of the Horseradish Festival 5K on Sat, June 4th and the Italian Fest 5K on Sat, Sept 17th. The new two-race series is to promote running and fitness in our community. So take the challenge by running two 5K's in Downtown Collinsville. Participants must compete both events to receive a series finishers medal. Chamber Challenge finishers medals will be given out at the Italian Fest 5K finish line.

Signup today to pay one discounted price of $40, a $10 savings, for both races, receive shirts for both races and an awesome series finishers medal!! 

Virtual 5K Option

Unable to join us for the in-person 5K? Sign-up for the the Virtual Italian Fest 5K!

What is a Virtual Race? A virtual race is a race that can be run or walk from any location you choose during a allowed time period. You can run, jog, or walk on the road, on the trail, on the treadmill, at the gym, or on the track at your pace, alone or with a group of friends. After your run submit your running time as results between Sat, Sept 17th and Sun, Sept 25th to see how you compare to others. Virtual results will be separate from the in-person race results. Awards will not be given out for Virtual results. 

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