Due to recommendations from Governor Reynolds, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Iowa Department of Health (IDPH) and other health professionals include limiting gatherings of 10 or more people, the Road Race will not happen as planned during the 80th Tulip Festival. The Orange City Tulip Festival Road Race is organized by a third-party organization.

Please contact the Road Race administrators for more information regarding plans for the Road Race.

Make plans to participate in the annual Tulip Festival Road Race, held on Saturday, May 16 at 8 a.m. The race begins at Windmill Park and consists of a 5k and 10k run and one-mile walk. The road race is organized and sponsored by OC Fit and Orange City Area Health System.

Last year your registration fee provided children & families the following resources:

  • Alton Public Library: summer reading programs
  • Community Health Partners: community education events
  • Hospers Public Library: children’s programs
  • Orange City Public Library: summer reading programs
  • Katelyn’s Fund: community needs fund
  • Kids Connection: after school program
  • MOC-FV Schools: student needs and family education events
  • Spalding Catholic Schools: student needs
  • Orange City Christian School: student needs
  • Orange City Food Pantry: community needs fund
  • Orange City Sack Pack Program youth weekend meals
  • Reach Out Program: community needs fund
  • Unity Christian School: student needs
  • Zestos: community needs fund

OC Fit and Orange City Area Health System and the Tulip Festival thank you for your commitment to children and families by supporting our race!