Braveheart Superhero 5k Run/ Walk



Superhero 5k run/walk

Start Time: 10:00am CDT

End Time: 11:00am CDT

Price: $25.00 Race Fee
Registration: Online Registration ends April 28, 2023 at 10:00pm CDT

Registration is available at the event.


Kids Superhero Run

No cost

Start Time: 11:00am CDT

End Time: 11:15am CDT



Baker Park entrance, located at the intersection of IL 81 & Lexington Ave in Kewanee, IL.




Join Braveheart for the 2023 Superhero 5k run/walk on Saturday, April 29th! The morning kicks off at 10:00am with the 5k run/walk and it is followed by the kid’s superhero fun run. The kid’s run is complimentary. The first 50 children to register for the kids run will receive a goodie bag. Prizes will be awarded for best costume for kids and best costume for adults. Awards will be provided to the following male & female categories ; 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29,30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. There will be family activities following the runs including a visit from Buzz Lightyear.


PARKING: located across Lexington Ave at the Gypsy Compound (formerly Franklin School).









Martin Engineering




Freed Heating and Air Conditioning

Cambridge Telephone Co

Martin Bros Companies Inc

J Mac Metals, Inc






Central Bank

Kewanee Fire Fighters Local 513

Midwest Complete Construction

State Bank of Toulon




PNC Bank

Sullivan Door Company

Wyffels Hybrids

Village Home Store

Insurance Audit Services, Inc.

County Financial

Kewanee Police FOP Lodge #233




Stenzel Auction

Rux Funeral Homes

Coulter Agency



Braveheart Children’s Advocacy Center is a not for profit organization that provides services to child abuse victims. Our mission is to strengthen our community’s response to child abuse through prevention, intervention and advocacy. We help connect children and families to needed resources, pay for specialized therapy and medical services for kids, and offer community education presentations on child abuse and prevention. We provide all of our services free of charge to children and their families. Each day at Braveheart abused and neglected children find hope and healing. We work to provide a therapeutic environment that allows children to work through their trauma while feeling safe. We stand together with law enforcement, states attorney offices, department of family resources, medical and mental health partners. Furthermore, we serve Henry, Bureau, Stark, Marshall, and Putnaum County.


Braveheart is a name that represents the courage it takes for children to tell their stories, the dedication of our team, the innocence at the heart of every child and the community who speak up in partnership with us. Braveheart CAC is a proud member of the Kewanee Area United Way, Bureau County United Way and the Geneseo Community Chest.

Bakers Park

5k course without elevation

Buzz Lightyear