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Trot For A Brat 5K
September 9th - 10:30am

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Race starts at the Vandalia Rec Center and follows the walking path north. Runners will exit the park on to neighborhood streets and around Helke Park. Runners will return to the Rec Center park and finish at the Oktoberfest entrance.



1st Place Awards for Age Group, Male, and Female


Entry Fee:

$30 online w/ t-shirt (+ online processing fee)

$30 Day of Race (no t-shirt)

Shirts only available with pre-registration


No shirts will be mailed after the race – No refunds



Online at on or before August 20, 2023

Race Day Schedule:

8:30-10:15pm - T-shirt and Race ID Pickup & Same-day Registration

10:30 am - Race starts at Vandalia Rec Center

11:30 am- Race course closes


*ONE free domestic beer (or pop) and a brat can be redeemed Thursday night after the race or anytime Friday or Saturday during the festival

Each race participant will receive FREE ADMISSION, FREE BRAT, & FREE BEER* at the Sister Cities of Vandalia Oktoberfest



**Waiver of Liability **

In consideration for my being permitted to participate in the Oktoberfest Trot for a Brat SK, I hereby declare release, discharge, and agree  to hold and free and harmless the City of Vandalia, Sister Cities of Vandalia, Oktoberfest, and it's committees, any volunteers, any sponsors, and each of them together with their successors, assigns, officers, agents, and employees from any and all liability for injuries to property or person suffered by me as a result of my participation in the Oktoberfest Trot for a Brat SK . By my execution of this waiver, I  verify that I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained for the completion of this event and my physical condition has been verified by a licensed medical doctor. This release shall be binding upon my heirs, executors, and administrators.

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