Lit'l Kernel Puff

The Lit'l Kernel Puff Run Will Start With the 2 Year Olds @ 8:45am on Sept. 10th!!

Kids, start your engines! Children can be a part of the Popcorn Festival races by running in this one-of-a-kind race. Children are divided into age categories when running and the race will begin with the two year old age group. Kids run for fun in this 100 - 300 yard event; distance varies by age group. Everyone will receive a t-shirt and participation ribbon.

*Easily Identifiable Start and Finish Lines for 2016!
*Youth Size 2-4 shirts now available

Register online HERE! if you have a Valpo Parks online registration profile.

To register by phone, call 219.462.5144, Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Event Details

Registration Information

Registration fees are as follows:
  • Thru August 5: $10
  • After August 5: $20
The preregistration deadline is Wednesday, September 9th, earlier if the maximum registration of 675 is reached. After Thursday, 9/8 you may register at the Butterfield Family Pavilion on Friday, September 9th 3:30-6:30 p.m. This race fills up every year, please register early!

While you're here entering your little ones in the Lit'l Kernel Puff, register yourself for the Popcorn Panic 5 Mile Run/5K Walk by clicking this link!