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Arbor Dash 5K Fun Run

Event Dates and Times

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden 2715 S. Main St. Rockford, IL 61102
Do you love trees and love to run? Then lace up your sneakers and come to Klehm on Friday, April 27th, Arbor Day for the 4th running of the ARBOR DASH, a 5K family fun run through the woods and gardens of our 155-acre property. Get your exercise and help support Klehm Arboretum at the same time. This (unofficially) timed events is open to all ages. Participants will receive an Arbor Dash T-shirt (optional) and tree seedling, while supplies last.

Free admission for spectators.

Your registration fee will help Klehm continue to fulfill our mission to maintain a living museum for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of all people.

Participants receive:

– a commemorative Arbor Dash t-shirt

– entrance to the Klehm Arboretum grounds for the day

– a tree seedling in honor of Arbor Day


$25 /Runner

$20 Klehm Members | 12 years old and under | Teams of 10 or more.


April 25th – April 27th 9am-4pm: Packet pickup at Klehm Arboretum Visitors Center

$30 April 24th – 27th registration for all.

April 27 5:00pm-6:30pm: Race check-in / Registration

6:30 pm: Race begins

Klehm Family Memberships will be awarded to the top male and female finisher. Other prizes will be awarded from a bib number raffle.

Thank you for your support of Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden!

Rain or Shine!
Carrie Schommer, 815-965-8146, info@klehm.org