5K Run/Walk

Save the date!

Word on the Street 5k Run/Walk
Saturday, May 13, 2023

8:00 am
Kids'Run starts at 9:15 am




Registration coming soon!

In person 5K -- We are excited to offer an in person event on Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 8:00 am

Word on the Street will start and finish on the park road behind the Verona Public Library. You can expect sponsor booths on site and post-race refreshments. Parking is available in the library parking lot, street parking also available.

Virtual 5K -- How does a virtual event work?

  • T-shirts and race packets can be picked up at the library beginning May 12. Participants from outside the area may request a t-shirt be shipped for a fee.

  • Run or walk a 5K any time on May 13, 2023.

  • Choose your route and run anywhere.

Kids' Run -- A 1/3 mile course for younger participants

Children may register for a 1/3 mile fun run through the prairie behind the library. Each registered participant will receive a t-shirt and finisher ribbon. Parents may join in at no additional cost.

All proceeds from the event benefit the Verona Public Library Endowment Fund.




2022 Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship Levels

Sponsorship Letter of Intent

Platinum Level Sponsors

Friends of the Verona Public Library

Gold Level Sponsors

CI Pediatric Therapy Centers

Race Day Events

TDS Telecom

Verona Area Chamber of Commerce

Silver Level Sponsors

Dane County Parks


Driftless Chocolates

Festival Foods

Hometown Community Church

Mosquito Joe

Sugar River Pizza

Bronze Level Sponsors

El Charro Mexican Grill


Hyatt Place Verona

Orange Leaf

Resurrection Lutheran Church

Riley Tavern

Verona Chiropractic

Verona Family Dental

Copper Level Sponsors

Boulder Brewpub

Icki Sticki

It's Time Grill & Pub

Kismet Books

Ten Pin Alley


2022 Race Results

2021 Race Results

2019 Race Results

2018 Overall Results, Age Group Results, Team Results, & Kids' Race Results

2017 Overall Results, Age Group Results,& 2017 Race Photos

2016 Race Results & 2016 Race Photos