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Sweet Corn Festival 5K set for Sept. 4

MILLERSPORT – The 21st annual Sweet Corn Festival 5K fun run starts at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 4.

Race day registration begins at 7:15 a.m. and is $20. Pre-race registration is $15 and entry forms are available at or by calling race director Ken Keener at 740-246-6101. The first 325 registrants receive t-shirts.

Proceeds from the annual race benefit the Millersport High School cross country and track teams. Race participants receive free parking at the festival. The run begins and ends at the festival grounds.

The top three finishers, male and female, will receive trophies. The top three finishes, male and female, in the following age groups will receive medals: 1-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-17, 18-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69 and 70+. The top female and male Masters runner will also be awarded a trophy.

Call Keener at 740-246-6101 for more information, to receive a registration form or to volunteer to help with the race.

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