ByronFest is a Byron Area Chamber of Commerce Venture  July 14, 15, and 16, 2017 
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Byron Fest 5K Run  Download Flyer   5K Trail Map

Join us for the 30th Annual Byron Fest celebrations including the annual 5K run cooperatively sponsored by Ogle County Physical Therapy. With the course located at the Byron Forest Preserve along the outer grass trails, you will enjoy a picturesque start to your day. 

This race is included in the Rockford Road Runners Circuit.  There is a 10% discount for Pre-registered RRR or Rockford Wildcat Members available by phone and mail in with discount code.

Chip timing will be utilized and splits will be provided at the one and two mile marks. Water stations will be located at or near the 1.5 mile mark and at the finish line. A visual timer will be displayed.

Date: Saturday, 7/15  2017   
Registration & Check-In Time: 7:00 - 7:45 am
Race Time: 8:00 am
Fees: Pre -Registration: Adult $25.00      Youth $15.00
*10% discount for pre -registered RRR or Rockford Wildcat members
Race Day Registration: Adult $25.00 Youth $15.00

Where: Jarrett Center/Keller Education Center 
           Byron Forest Preserve 7993 N. River Road, Byron, IL

5 K Age Division:
8 & Under
20-24 yrs
45-49 yrs.
9-10 yrs.
25-29 yrs
50-54 yrs.
11-12 yrs.
30-34 yrs.
55-59 yrs
13-14 yrs.
35-39 yrs60-64 yrs
15-19 yrs40-44 yrs.
65-69 yrs

70 & Older

USSSA Men’s & Women C/D Equalizer State Qualifier Softball Tournament

Join in one of the BEST Tournaments in Northern Illinois for a good time and great play. These tournaments are a USSSA sanctioned event with a 3-game guarantee for the Men and a double elimination tournament for the Women.          Cash prizes and state berths will be awarded to the top teams. 

For more information contact Ray Bielskis at 815-234-6218. Please register through the Byron Park District and make checks payable to Byron Fest 2017.