Family Fun Run
The inaugural Keepataw Family Fun Run, which starts at 9 a.m., begins and ends next to Front Street Cantina. Proceeds from the two-mile family race will benefit the Warrior Booster Club, which helps provide extra-curricular activities for students at Old Quarry Middle School..
Day-of-race registration costs $25 for adults and $20 for ages 13 and under. Race-day registration begins at 8 a.m.
Runners who have preregistered can pick up their packets at Front Street Cantina at 7:30 a.m. the day of the race.
The annual Keepataw Days Parade will start at 1 p.m. Monday in downtown Lemont. This year's theme, "Celebrate Lemont," pays homage to the village's history and culture.
Excited for the parade? Check out our video from last year's Keepataw Days to gear up for the big day.
Fest Fun, Entertainment, Food
The festival takes place in downtown Lemont in the Metra parking lot, on Canal Street and Bossert Drive from noon to 10 p.m. Monday.
Rides and games are provided by Alpine, Inc. Kids can enjoy unlimited rides for $20 from noon to 5 p.m. Monday. Unlimited rides cost $15 during the Last Blast (Monday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.).
Noon - ??: Bingo hosted by the Hope and Friendship Foundation
12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.: Andrea Veltri (Country, pop, rock)
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.: Dave Flemming Variety Show (Magic, balloons, juggling)
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.: Marsh-Mallow the Clown
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.: Free face painting
3 p.m. - 6 p.m.: Five Guys Named Moe (Rock)
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: The Legendary Rockstars (Party rock, pop, dance)
8:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.: DJ
Beer garden entry is $5 nightly. Guests must be 21 years or older to enter the beer garden after 6 p.m. No lawn chairs are allowed after 6 p.m.
Alpine Amusements: Traditional carnival food, such as popcorn and corn dogs.
The Grill Sergeant: Pork chops on a stick
Little Jimmy's Italian Ice: Italian ice, chiecken fingers
Zacarelli's Pizza: Pizza, beef sandwiches and hot wings
Pancho's Mexican Foods: Burritos, quesadillas, tacos and corn on the cob
Illinois Bar and Grill: Burgers and fries
The Tidal Crave: Smoothies, shaved ice and hot dogs