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Batavia United Way's

Batfest 10K Run and 5K Run/Walk!


All race proceeds will go directly to helping Batavians by supporting area non profits. The 5K/10K race will start at 8:30 AM. Race day registration will open at 7:00 AM. 5 Year age groups starting with 19 & under and going up to 70+ . Add $5 for Race Day registration.

CHECK OUT THIS YEARS COSTUME CONTEST!

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Registration fees

5K Student (18 & under)

  1. $20.00
    May 31 - Oct 23
    Register

10K Student (18 & under)

  1. $25.00
    May 31 - Oct 23
    Register

Youth .25 Mile Fun Run (10 & under)

  1. $5.00
    May 31 - Oct 23
    Register

Pre order 1 Dozen Abbey Farms Cinnamon Donuts

  1. $10.00
    May 31 - Oct 23
    Register

5K Adult (19 & over)

Price changes in 13 days 2 hours
    1. $25.00
      Now registering May 31 – Jul 29
      Register
    2. $30.00
      Jul 30 – Oct 23

10K Adult (19 & over)

Price changes in 13 days 2 hours
    1. $35.00
      Now registering May 31 – Jul 29
      Register
    2. $40.00
      Jul 30 – Oct 23

Additional Information

This run/walk begins on River & State Streets in beautiful downtown Batavia, traveling north on the Fox River Trail bike path.
This event is designed for runners of all ages and abilities, with the 10k starting just minutes before the 5k. In keeping with the BatFest and Halloween themes, costumes are welcome and encouraged. 

Runners, walkers, spectators and fans are welcome to purchase Abbey Farms Cinnamon Donuts, Bar Evolution Breakfast Burritos and visit our post run Bloody Mary Bar at Bar Evolution, near the start line from 8:30- Noon.


5K & 10K Age Groups and Award Categories:

Top Overall Male and Top Overall Female

14 & under

15-19

20-24

25-29

30-34

35-39

40-44

45-49

50-54

55-59

60-64

65-69

70 & over


PRE RACE DAY PACKET PICK UP:

Bar Evolution 27 N. River Street Batavia, IL

Wed. October 23rd from 5-8pm

Thurs. October 24th from 5-8 pm


Many thanks to our official photographer for the race:

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Costume Contest

Back this year!  Costume contest!

Prizes for each category

        CATEGORY                                                   PRIZES TO BE DETERMINED

  • Best adult costume - Male over 18             
  • Best adult costume-  Female over 18         
  • Best child boy costume – age 10 - 17         
  • Best child girl costume – age 10-17            
  • Best adult couple - 2 persons,18 or over    
  • Best Corporate team costume                    



Post Race Refreshments

We will not leave you hungry and thirsty!

You will find our Bloody Mary Bar at Bar Evolution (same place as packet pick up) from 9 –Noon during and after our 5k/10k along with Breakfast Burritos for purchase.

Also available will be Abbey Farms famous apple cinnamon donuts.

2019 Sponsors


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Event Schedule

  • October 26 7:00 AM CDT - On Site Check in and Registration

  • October 26 8:30 AM CDT - 5K / 10K Race Start

  • October 26 9:30 AM CDT - Youth .25 mile fun run

Contact Information

Event Location

North River Street, Batavia, IL, United States

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