Walnut Festival Run Coming Up- Register Early For A T-Shirt!

And the runners are off.

And the runners are off.

Alton, Mo. – The Walnut Festival Run is coming up on Friday, October 1, 2021, starting at 5:30 pm at the Alton High School.

The Race

There will be a 5K and a one mile walk/run. The race will start and end at the Alton High School.

Race Times

The one mile run/walk will start at 6:30 pm and the 5K begins at 6:45 pm.


Students will cost $15.00 and adults will cost $20.00 for either run/walk.


If you want more information, you can call Marilyn Cockrum at 417-274-3294 or Diana Clary at 417-270-1536. You can also register at the race. The registration starts at 5:30 pm the night of the race.


If you want a t-shirt guaranteed, you need to register before Friday, September 24, 2021. If you register after September 24th, the registration does not include a t-shirt.

Corn Hole Tournament And Music

That night also, there will be a corn hole tournament. It’s two people to a team. The Redline band will also play music starting at 7:30 pm.

Location Of Profits

All of the profits from the run/walk will go the Alton High School cross country team along with 50% of the profits from the corn hole tournament. The rest of the profit from the corn hole tournament will go to the winner of it.

Make sure you register early and go for a run or walk on October 1st!

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