Leve for Farge - Run for the Arts

Event Date

Sat, Oct 4, 2014


Spring Grove, MN

About This Activity

Leve for Farge! This means Live for Color in Norwegian. The 5K fun run/walk is a 'Run for the Arts' fundraising event that benefits the mission of the Bluff Country Artists Gallery in Spring Grove, Minnesota.  

The Gallery showcases the work of over 70 artists of the Bluff Country region of Southeast Minnesota.  The juried works of fine art featured at the Gallery provide diverse art experiences to our visitors. We offers special exhibits, studio classes and events that encourage artisitc excellence and educational opportunities. "A hidden jewel for the artists as well as the visitors and consumers."

The Leve for Farge course is run on hilly and scenic country gravel roads and through the streets of beautiful Spring Grove.  It is part of the city-wide Uff Da Fest celebration - an event that showcases our lovely city and provides a fun family event with food, quilts, games, music, heritage, and special events.

Event details and schedule

Spring Grove is located one hour from Rochester, MN; 30 minutes from La Crosse, WI; and 20 minutes from Decorah, IA.

Online registration ends at noon on October 3, 2014. You may also register in person or by mail at the Bluff Country Artists Gallery.

Register by September 18, 2014 to guarantee a t-shirt.  There will be a limited number of extra t-shirts ordered and will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis for later registrations.  We will not be making an additional t-shirt order.

Early registration ends at mid-night on September 26, 2014. There will be an additional charge for late and day-of registrations.

Runner, walker, and teams are encouraged!  There will be awards for the first Men's finisher, the first Women's finisher, the first Youth finisher, and the Best Team Showing.

Check In Time is 5-7pm on Friday, October 3rd; or 8:30-9:30am on Saturday, October 4th.  You may also register at these times.  Check-in is at the Bluff Country Artists Gallery.

Race Time is 10am!

Checkout our Facebook page for more updates!  BluffCountryArtistsGallery

What to expect, course route, and other information can be found at the Uff Da Fest website. You can also email us at bcag@springgrove.coop

We look forward to seeing you!

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