10th Annual Forest Park Casket Races

Get in the ‘spirit’ and join us for a frightfully good time at our annual Casket Races.

Watching the races is a thrill…but participating is devilishly delightful! Form your team and start training now for your chance to win 1st, 2nd or 3rd place, or the most frightfully funny, or creepiest ‘casket’. There’s also a trophy for the team that comes in ‘dead last.’

Races start at 11 a.m but come early to join in the fun!

9-9:30 am: Team Check In
9:30 am: Vendor food & fun
9:30-10 am: Teams – Rule & format review
10:30 am: Parade of Caskets
11 am: Races begin (trophies awarded after final heat)
Kids/Pets costume parade between race heats

12:30-2:30 pm: Trick or Treat on Madison Street

LOCATION: Beloit Avenue between Madison & Adams in Forest Park (7500 Madison St.)


Casket Race Title Sponsor – $1,200 – SOLD!

Casket Race Undertaker Sponsor – $500

Casket Race DJ Sponsor – $350 – SOLD!

Casket Race Coroner Sponsor – $250

Casket Race Hay Sponsor – $150 – SOLD!

Race Heat Sponsor – $50

Casket Race Team Entry – $30


Oct 22 2022


9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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