Think you have a recipe that can win over the hearts and stomachs of students at Illinois State? Enter Campus Dining Services’ 5th Annual Redbird Recipe Contest! Alumni, current students, faculty, staff, and parents of current Redbirds are invited to submit their favorite recipe into the contest.Read More »
ISU Homecoming Film Festival Presenting Uncle Buck
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
7 p.m. Normal Theater
Town and Gown 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
Saturday, October 5, 2013
8:00 a.m. Student Fitness Center
The annual Illinois State University and Town of Normal Town and Gown 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk run will take place Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 8:00 a.m.
Register now for the Town and Gown 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
- 5K Entry Fee: $15 for children 13 and under, $25 for 14 and older. Beginning September 16, the entry fee will increase to $35 for all ages.
- 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Entry Fee: $10 for all ages; runners, run/walkers, and walkers are welcome. There is no charge for small children in strollers.
- Online registration is available at Alumni.IllinoisState.edu/rununtil October 2 at 4:30 p.m. Once online registration closes, participants may register in person at the Alumni Center (1101 N. Main St.)
- Register in person at the Alumni Center Monday- Friday from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
- Register the day of the race on Saturday, Oct.5 from 7 – 7:45 a.m. at the Student Fitness Center (347 S. University).
- Friday, October 4 from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. at the Alumni Center or Saturday, October 5 from 7:00 – 7:45 a.m. at the Student Fitness Center.
- Prizes will be awarded to the overall 5K male and female winners, as well as the top three male and female finishers in each age division: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & over, and overall male and female wheel chair racers
- 5K participants who register by September 16th will receive a short sleeve dri-fit shirt and a race packet.
- All 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk participants will receive a cotton t-shirt.
- The 5K run and the 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk will begin outside the Student Fitness Center and end on the Quad. Routes can be found at IllinoisStateHomecoming.com.1 Mile Fun Run/Walk begins immediately after the 5K start.
- There will be two water stops during the 5K run and refreshments available afterwards for all run/walk participants, courtesy of the Town of Normal.
- The 5K will be chip timed, courtesy of It’sRace time, Inc.
- No pets please.
- Sorry, no refunds.
- Parking is available in the South University Street Parking Garage
- 2012 Town and Gown Race results
- 2011 Town and Gown Race results
- 2010 Town and Gown Race results
- 2009 Town and Gown Race results
- 2008 Town and Gown Race results
View images from past races.
Read More »