Location: Monmouth, OR US 97361 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk

47th Annual running of this popular small town event!

2.6 mile (mostly downhill) one way mini-marathon along the route of the Western Days 4th of July Parade.  Course starts at the City Hall in Monmouth, OR and ends at the Independence Library in Independence, OR. The elevation drop from start to finish is 47 feet.

Race Entry Fees:

Ages 9 and Under: $5 until June 30.
Ages 10 and Up: $15 until June 30.

Packet Pickup

8:00am to 11:00am, behind the Monmouth City Hall at 151 W. Main St, Monmouth, OR.

Race Day Registration

From 8:00am to 10:30am (sharp). Mail-in registration by June 30, 2017.


Trophies awarded to Overall Male and Female Runners and Walkers.  Ribbons awarded to first 3 finishers in every age division (male & female).  The award ceremony will be at 12:30pm - recipients must be present to win.

Age Groups

  • 9 & under
  • 10-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70-74
  • 75-79
  • 80 & over
Event Time Price Details
2.6 Mile Mini-Marathon FunRun/Walk
11:30AM PDT
151 West Main Street
Monmouth, OR US 97361
Participant Benefits

Finisher Medals

Post Race Snack & Hydration

Finisher Raffle

Water at the Start and Halfway point

Entry Discounts for Willamette Valley Road Runners Club Members!

Current Members will automatically receive a discount when they register online.




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Mail In Registration is Available

Address for Mail In Registration:

Mini Marathon

833 N. High St.

Monmouth, OR 97361

In-Person Registration Drop-Off Locations

  • Anytime Fitness (in Independence)
  • Brook's & Terry's Espresso Stands
  • Monmouth Fitness Club

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

Bib Pick-Up (for pre-registered participants)


Early pick-up July 3rd (Monday) at Independence Anytime Fitness from 11am-6pm

1369 Monmouth St.  Independence, OR

Day of Race Registration

Day of Race Registration is available from 8am-10:30am behind the Monmouth City Hall.  Register now and SAVE $.

  • $20 for Adults
  • $10 for Youth (9 and Under)
Race Proceeds Support Local Charities/Organizations

All race proceeds go to support the following local charities/organizations:

Central Lions Club

Central High School Athletics

Ella Curran Community Food Bank

Kelsy Oldham Memorial Scholarship



Special Thanks To:

Our Race Volunteers!

Monmouth and Independence Police Departments

Terry Cable, Race Director



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