Rattlesnake Master Run for the Prairie

Meadowbrook Park
Urbana, IL 61802

Running > 10k, 5k, Walking

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Event Description

The annual Rattlesnake Master Run for the Prairie includes a 10K and 5K run and 5K walk that benefits Grand Prairie Friends, a non-profit land trust and conservation group in central Illinois.  This race circles the beautiful 130-acre Meadowbrook Park and prairie in Urbana, Illinois and includes some trail running. It offers a low entry fee, race medals, optional t-shirts, music, and friendly volunteers.  Runners of all ages welcome!

Shirts: Available for registrations received by Thursday, Oct 27.

Entry fees: Register by Oct 27 to get the lowest price.

Post Race Activities: Race awards and music at the Garden Pavilion in Meadowbrook Park.  Food and beverage free to participants.  Awards given for a variety of divisions based on gender and age.


  • No dogs, strollers, or hiking poles
  • No refunds
  • Applicable state and local COVID guidelines will apply

Parking:  Meadowbrook Park lots near playground and Race St. entrance.  Grass lot on southwest corner of Windsor and Race.

Packet Pickup: Race packets available noon-4pm on Saturday, Nov 5 at Body n' Sole, 1317 Dunlap, Savoy, IL (217-356-8926).  Packets also available on race day from 8-8:45am at the Garden Pavilion in Meadowbrook Park.

Race start:  9am.  Don't forget the time change!

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