Lit’l Kernel Puff Race

Event Information

4:12am - 4:12am

The Most Fun Your Kid Will Have All Year!
Kids can join the Popcorn Festival fun with this unique kid-friendly race in Downtown Valparaiso. Kids run 100 - 300 yard events; distance varies by age group. Everyone receives a t-shirt and participation ribbon. SPACE IS LIMITED so be sure to register early!

Ages: 2-9 years
Date: Saturday, September 7
Time: 8:30AM (following Popcorn Panic races)
Location: Downtown Valparaiso (2 yr olds will start in front of Central Park Plaza and head west on Lincolnway)
Fees: Before Aug 8 - $12; From Aug 9 until the event is full - $20

Packet Pick-Up:
Friday, September 6th
3:30 - 6:00PM
Butterfield Family Pavilion

To become a corporate sponsor of the 2019 Lit'l Kernel Puff Race, please contact Lisa Kusbel at

Sign up HERE:

Central Park Plaza


  • Lafayette and Indiana Streets
  • Valparaiso, IN 46383

Valparaiso Parks Department

3210 N Campbell Street
Valparaiso, IN 46385
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