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Kids Day at the Races


The spectator friendly, soft-surface cross-country courses at West Chester’s historic Oakbourne Park is the location of our annual Kid's Day at the Races. Races are held for boys and girls through age 12.  Each finisher will receive a medal and their choice of book.  Race winners in each category win a trophy.

The 2018 Kid's Day at the Races will be held on a Friday in June, date to be announced in the near future.  The event is held RAIN OR SHINE!!

Kids Day at the Races Registration form will be available online.


KIDS’ DAY AT THE RACES

The soft-surface cross-country courses at West Chester’s historic Oakbourne Park are spectator friendly, and there is racing for boys and girls through age 12.  EACH FINISHER RECEIVES A MEDAL AND A BOOK.  Race winners in each category win a trophy.


WHEN:  Friday, June 16, 2017  -  RAIN OR SHINE!!!!

WHERE:  Oakbourne Park, West Chester, PA

TIME:    Registration begins at 5:30 p.m.

 

RACE TIMES AND DISTANCES:

       2-and-under———-6:30 p.m.——-——-50 yards              

       3 and 4 ——————-6:35 p.m.---------100 yards

       5 and 6--------------6:40 p.m.---------1/4 mile

       7 and 8--------------6:50 p.m.----------1/2 mile

       9 and 10-------------7:05 p.m.---------1/2 mile

       11 and 12-----------7:15 p.m.----------1 mile

              

Directions to Oakbourne Park:  Take 202 to Pleasant Grove Road (just south of West Chester).  Go east on Pleasant Grove to S. Concord Road and turn left.  Go up over the hill and look for the entrance to the park on your left.  Use 1014 S. Concord Road, West Chester on your GPS.

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