Poultry Days 5k returns for 2021 festival


VERSAILLES — YOLO and Poultry Days will offer their annual 5K on Saturday, June 12, in Versailles.

The Fun Run will start at 8 a.m. followed by the 5K at 8:30 a.m. Both events are held at the Versailles Exempted Village Schools located at 280 Marker Road, beginning in the east parking lot. The top male and female runners will receive a cash prize.

Online registration and event details can be found at YOLOorg.com. Registration is also available Friday June 11 from 3 to 6 p.m. and Saturday, June 12 from 7 to 8:15 a.m. at the Versailles Exempted Village Schools. Registration includes a ticket for a World Famous Chicken Dinner and shirts are available.

The following safety measures will be in place:

• During the race, water stations will have pre-filled water cups available.

• Awards will be given out immediately following the 5k.

• With social distancing in mind., food will be provided but will be limited. Bottled water will be provided.

• For information on packet pick up please visit YOLOorg.com.

Proceeds from this event will support community projects. Email yoloraces@gmail.com with questions. Visit VersaillesPoultryDays.com for festival details and schedules including registration for the Grand Parade, Miss Chick and vendors.