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August 31, 2019 - Saturday

8:00 AM

Kankakee, IL

Raising funds for the French Heritage Museum 

at the Stone Barn

The Voyageur Classic 5K Run is raising funds for the French Heritage Museum at the Stone Barn – one of the area's oldest standing buildings that celebrates the French involvement in the history of the Kankakee River Valley: the first explorers and missionaries, the coureurs de bois and fur traders, and the pioneer settlers from France, French Canada, and Belgium. 

The French Heritage Museum is on the National Register of Historic Places:
Listed in 1979 as the Lemuel Milk Carriage House

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Registration fees

5K Run/Walk (Race Shirt Included)

  1. $25.00
    Jan 1 - Aug 28

5K Run/Walk (Race Shirt NOT Included: Donating savings back to race)

  1. $25.00
    Jan 1 - Aug 28




Additional Information

Age Groups and Award Categories:

1st & 2nd overall Male

1st & 2nd overall Female

1st & 2nd 19 and under

1st & 2nd 20-39 age group

1st & 2nd 40 and over

*Must be registered by August 16, 2019 to be guaranteed your race shirt size!

Enter our Costume Contest by dressing as a Voyageur on race day!

Pre Race Packet Pick Up

Prior to race day you can pick your race packet up as follows:

Friday August 30th between 11:00 AM and 6:00 PM at:

Kankakee County Museum

801 South 8th Avenue

Kankakee, IL

You can also pick it up on race morning beginning at 7:00 AM

Event Schedule

  • August 31 7:00 AM CDT - On Site Check in and Registration

  • August 31 8:00 AM CDT - 5K Run/Walk Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Kankakee County Museum, South 8th Avenue, Kankakee, IL, USA

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