Yellow Brick Road

Event Date: 
Saturday June 2, 2018

Oconomowoc held the premier of the Yellow Brick Road in 1939.  Join the Oconomowoc Chamber of Commerce for the Yellow Brick Road 5K benefiting the Chamber's vision of being the proactive voice and resource for business in a thriving local economy.  


The course starts downtown at the new Village Green park overlooking Fowler Lake.  Runners follow the isthmus between Fowler Lake & Lac La Belle before entering a neighborhood for a quick lap before returning to the Village Green.

Course map

Kiddos Race

Children 10 & under participating in the 1/2 mile kids's fun run receive a finisher's medal - 1st boy and girl to cross the finish line will receive a trophy.  A shirt is not provided for the kid's run but can be purchased during registration.

Individual Race Price

Schedule 5K
Through May 15 $30
May 16 - June 1 $35
Race Day $40
Kids 1/2 Mile $10

Opt out of a shirt and save $5.00.


Race Day
7:00 packet pick-up and race day registration opens
8:00 race day registration closes
8:00 kids ½ Mile Fun Run
8:30 5K Race/Walk start
9:30 awards


Trophies and prizes to top male & female overall.  Medals are awarded to 1st-3rd male & female runners in 5 year age brackets, including a special bracket for those 10 & under.

2016 Results
2015 Results
2014 Results


Timing is provided by Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC.

Aid Station: 

There will be athlete aid stations at approximately 1.5 miles


All 5k runners / walkers registered by Friday noon cst May 25th will receive a custom, dry wick, gender specific Yellow Brick Road shirt.  After that, shirts are available while the on line supply lasts.


Parking is available in the municipal lot located behind City Hall.  Downtown Oconomowoc parking map.


We need volunteers for everything from goody bag stuffing to course marshals. If you or your group have an interest in volunteering, we would greatly appreciate the assistance. 

Register to volunteer HERE.

Weather / Refund Policy: 

Refunds are not permitted for any reason.

The event will be held unless severe weather occurs. In the event of severe weather, the race director may delay or cancel the event.  If the event is canceled, there will be no refunds.


Want to run with your friends, co-workers or the in-laws?  No problem.  Putting together a team is easy and free.  Just find 2+ people, pick a team name and register. Those with 4+ team members will be eligible for the team award (fastest 4 runners per team).


This event is a Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC produced, timed & managed event.  Need help with an event?  Contact us HERE.