The Astoria Scandinavian Midsummer Festival is pleased to announce the 15th Annual Running of the Trolls run/walk! We invite you to join us for a walk or run in the beautiful Walluski countryside. Proceeds from the race will benefit the Scandinavian Midsummer Festival Association Scholarship Fund.

Date: Saturday, June 16, 2018.  Race starts at 8:30 am from the fairgrounds parking lot.

Cost: $25.00 entry fee includes:
        Option #1: 2018 Troll Run T-shirt -OR-
        Option #2: 3 Day Admission Button to the 2018 Scandinavian Midsummer Festival
Also included is free parking for Saturday, June 16 and a bottle of water.

Race day check-in: 7:00am-8:00am at Clatsop County Fairgrounds building entrance. T-shirts or Festival buttons, as well as parking pass and water are distributed at this time.

Awards: Overall top male, female, teen and youth finisher/runner in 5.75mile run will be awarded prizes.

Distance choice: 1.5mile run/walk, 3.0 mile run/walk, or 5.75 mile run.

How to register: Download, print, and fill out registration form below and mail with your check, made payable to S.M.F.A. to:

Running of the Trolls
P.O. Box 34, Astoria, OR 97103.

NOTE: Late registrations will be accepted in the lobby of the Fairgrounds on the day of the Race starting at 7 AM.

A big thank you to our primary sponsor, Columbia Memorial Hospital


3-day Button - Adult $8
3-day Button - Children (6-12 yrs.) $3
(5 and under free)


Clatsop County Fairgrounds
92937 Walluski Loop
Astoria, OR 97103

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Clatsop County Fairgrounds
$2 per day or
$5 weekend pass

No Pets Allowed
Only verifiable registered service animals will be permitted