Relay Races

TIME: 8:30am – 12:30pm (approximately)


All kids 3 years and older – boys & girls. If your neighborhood is in the Greater Hockessin – Greenville area, you can compete. Bring one child or one hundred children! Here’s a list of past competitors: Southwood Estates, Grantchester, Stenning Woods, Hitchens Farms, Hickory Hills, Somerset Lake, Southwood, Cotswold Hills, Belle Terre, Deerfield, Grantchester, Hockessin Chase, Hockessin Valley Falls, Pierson’s Ridge


A track-meet style competition between neighborhoods. Three age groups (6-8; 9-11; 12-14) compete in three events: relay race, softball toss & long jump. Medals and ribbons are awarded to the winners, and banners are awarded to the top neighborhoods.

We have a fun run for 5-years & under, plus a fun run for 18-years and older – A MUST SEE!!


Hockessin Library & Piedmont Fields on Valley Road – July 4th (rain or shine)


8:30 Arrival (bring chairs, blankets, tents, strollers, etc.)
9:00 Parade of Neighborhoods
9:15 Remarks and National Anthem
9:30 Fun Run – 5 and Under
9:40 Competition Begins
11:45 Fun Run – 18 & Over
12:00 Noon – Awards Ceremony

Why? Why not? This amazing event draws families from all over the Greater Hockessin – Greenville area for a morning full of fun and competition. Bring your neighborhood and families and enjoy a great community event!


 Find the Relay sign up form here!

Submit application via email to or drop off at HAC before Wednesday, June 28th

Send questions to Andrew at the HAC: