Only Fools Run at Midnight 04-3-2021

Our event will be held at the Lakeland Union High School (LUHS).  Money raised at this event will be donated to the LUHS Model UN club.

The doors will open at 7:00 for early registration and packet pickup.   Due to Covid concerns, games and socializing will not be held before the event.  It's still a family fun night so bring the entire family in costume.  Prizes will be given to the best dressed fools.


Come in Costume!  Special awards given to the Best Dressed Fool and Best Dressed Groups of Fools.  Registration begins at 7:00 at the in the south entrance of the school.  Take pictures in front of the Giant Running Fool located near the finish line.  The 5k begins promptly at 10:00 pm.  The cost per individual is $25 for pre-registration $30 for day-of-event registration.  A 5K Family (up to 5 participants) can pre-register for $80; $90 on Race Day.

T-Shirts are guaranteed if you pre-register online ONLY. Race Day participants may receive a shirt based upon availability.

Each person registering will receive a glow necklace to light your way around the course.

Event Check In:

Saturday evening check in will be held at LUHS from 7:00 PM to 9:45 PM

                            The Fool’s Itinerary

 7:00 pm    Registration and Packet Pickup Begin

9:00 pm    Fools Fashion Show and Judging

9:15 pm    Fools Flex:  On your own

9:30 pm    Fools Rules: Pre-race instructions in the theater.


11:15 pm   Fool’s Gold Award Ceremony in the theater



Fools Run New Route 

The route was changed because the WI DNR is not yet ready to allow more than 50 people on the Bearskin trail.

Blue Raven Paper Registration Form

Costume Registration PDF


OVERALL WINNERS – Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female win Overall Medals

AGE GROUP WINNERS -  1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place Male & Female win Age Group Medals

10 & Under, 11-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & Over

Best Dressed Fool - Individual  1st, 2nd, 3rd place medals

Best Dressed Fools Court (Groups of 2-5)  1st, 2nd, 3rd place medals to winning groups

More Information:

Contact the Race Director:

Rick Wilson at