We have Jeff Hovel to thank for the photos from the very first Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush 5K. Jeff is a resident of Oronoco and asked permission to take photos to share with us. He did not charge a fee for doing this, but did the photography as an act of charity and service. For … Read morePhotos from the 2018 Gold Rush Event are available
Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush is ready to share the proceeds! Gold Rush 2018 was a success! The vendors, food vendors and crowds enjoyed this year’s Gold Rush! The first 5K event was exciting to see a new venture happening and more importantly, runners and walkers with their yellow bibs walking around and taking in Gold … Read moreSubmit Donation Requests to the Gold Rush Committee by October 5th
On Sunday morning August 19th Oronoco began a new tradition. Oronoco residents put together their first 5K and had it coincide with the Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush Days. Many participants registered months in advance, and some registered on Thursday evening at the Oronoco Presbyterian Church. The last to decide came to Oronoco at 7 o’clock … Read moreOronoco’s 2018 5K was a Great Success!
How do we thank all the vendors and shoppers? Lucy and her son Elliot were just two of the thousands of shoppers who came to the Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush Days, this past weekend. Besides the treasures they found at this particular booth they proceeded to find many more as they ventured out through old … Read moreHow do we thank all the vendors and shoppers?
Come for the race, stay for the treasure hunting! Join us for the 2nd annual Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush Days 5k! Last year’s 5k was very well received and we are happy to bring it back in 2019! This year your registration includes a run through historic Downtown Oronoco, a t-shirt, a car window race … Read moreDowntown Oronoco Gold Rush Days 5k