Registration Open for 3rd Annual Huntley Hootenanny 5K Glow Run/Walk

The Huntley 158 Education Foundation will hold its 3rd Annual Huntley Hootenanny Glow 5K Fun Run/Walk on September 12, 2020 in Downtown Huntley. The race will begin at 7:15 p.m., preceded by fun and festivities on the Square beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Last year 2,500 participants from the local area took to the Huntley Square for a night of fluorescent fun, including a glow run/walk, dance party, children’s activities, and great food from local vendors. Registration will again be capped, and spots will fill up fast!

Registration for the event is now open, and will be exclusively online at Cost is $5 for students and $20 for adults. Prices will increase by $5 after August 28.


The Huntley Hootenanny is sponsored by the Huntley 158 Education Foundation and the Village of Huntley. The race is untimed. Prizes will be awarded to the first female and male finishers. In addition, prizes will be awarded for Glowiest Participant and Glowiest Building/House, Fence or Yard along the race route.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Huntley 158 Education Foundation’s teacher grants and student scholarships.

Sponsorships are now available for businesses interested in supporting the event.



2nd Annual Hootenanny 5K Raises Record Amount for Huntley 158 Ed Foundation

Thank you to our sponsors, volunteers, partners, participants, and everyone who made this event possible. We are still totaling the detailed financials, but we expect to clear well over $30,000 to benefit the Huntley 158 Education Foundation.

These funds will help support the Foundation’s student scholarship and teacher grant initiatives, ensuring that students receive an excellent and innovative education both in our schools and after they graduate.

Read more in the Northwest Herald.