La Crescent Applefest 5K

Hilly, beautiful course through the “Apple Capital” of Minnesota.

The Applefest Run to the Edge Scenic 5K is the perfect way to experience the beauty of La Crescent, with the rolling hills, bluff tops and family friendly hometown. This course begins at City Hall in La Crescent, and ends at Old Hickory Park. Registration includes a t-shirt and a bag of apples. There may be a few other goodies too! *NEW this year: After the race is a free kids race!

Prize money for overall top male and female will receive a gift card to a local business. The top female and male for each age category will receive an apple pie. The top three female and male finishers will receive an Applefest button. 

Proceeds from this race will go to the District 300 Foundation to support scholarship awarded to La Crescent Senior high School Seniors (one male and one female). 


When: Saturday, September 17

Registration: Available online, as well as in person on September 17th.

Cost: Early Bird $25; August 18th and later is $30. Day of event is $35. Group discounts are available online thru September 16.

More Information: A lot more information and sign up can be found on the Facebook page or sign up here


Contact Information

Rebecca Meinertz, Nikki Dockendorf, Marci Skemp & Katherine Brabbit – Race Directors                                                                                                                                                                                                                          (608)797-6925