Homestead Festival Another Success

Last Updated on September 10th, 2017

Written by Paul Bomleny

The 46th annual Homestead Festival drew another big crowd to Princeton over the weekend. In one of the highlights of the event, the Homestead Festival 5K Race was held Saturday morning at the Bureau County Metro Center in Princeton. The overall top male finisher was Colin Mickow from Naperville and the first male Princeton finisher was Brian Taylor. The first overall female finisher was Brianna Legner of Princeton. The first Princeton woman was Rachel Waca.  The complete race results can be found on the Metro Center’s Facebook page. There were 267 registered runners and walkers in the event.  Jake Rinehart is the winner of the Homestead Festival 50/50 drawing. He receives $9,387 in winnings.