Saint Fennessy 4K

Raise your heels—and a toast!

Get your green on and dash through Hermantown!  This zesty 4K brings you right to the party with LIVE music and tasty beverages. All the action happens in Hermantown Square with a beer tent and bonfires aplenty! Welcome to the 1st of 3 KP Challenge races!

All net proceeds from the Saint Fennessy 4K benefit the Young Athletes Foundation (YAF). The YAF was developed by Grandma’s Marathon in 1990 to assist with the promotion and development of healthy and active lifestyles for youth throughout Carlton, Cook, Douglas, Lake and St. Louis Counties.

Registration opens January 1, 2018

Course Map    2017 Photos


Saint Fennessy 4K

Date: March 17, 2018

Start Time: TBD

Location: Hermantown, Minnesota

Entry Fee: (non-refundable): $25 for adults; $10 for children 14 & under before Thursday, March 16. Race day registration, if available: $35 for adults; $10 for children. Registration opens January 1, 2018

Post-Race PARTY: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Parking & Return Shuttle Bus Information
Parking for the event is available in the Hermantown High School parking lot.

Shuttle buses from the finish line in the Hermantown Square parking lot back to the Hermantown High School will depart approximately every 20 minutes from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

History
The Saint Fennessy 4K was created in honor of longtime Grandma’s Marathon friend Don Fennessy.  An original member of both the Grandma’s Marathon board and the Young Athletes Foundation, he was inducted into our Hall of Fame in 2004. Nearly 600 participants dashed through Hermantown in 2017!