On the Hill 5K

Saturday September 14
Saint Meinrad Archabbey
8:30 a.m. Central Time

Saint Meinrad Archabbey will host the On the Hill 5K walk/run on Saturday, September 14, 2019. Registration is now open for the event, with all proceeds benefiting Catholic Charities/Catholic Relief Services.


Registration is $20 per person to pre-register or $25 on race day. The fee for those 15 and under is $10 each. Registration includes a t-shirt. Prizes will be awarded to the top male and female finishers in five age groups. The registration form is at:


The On the Hill 5K begins at 8:30 a.m. Central Time, with registration open at 8 a.m. The starting/finish line is located near the red barn on the south side of the Archabbey campus, along State Road 545.


Following the event, the Knights of Columbus will host a pancake breakfast. Freewill donations will be accepted.


Participants are welcome to join the Saint Meinrad monks for Mass in the Archabbey Church before the race at 7:30 a.m. (running clothes welcome).


Parking is available in the Gift Shop and Abbey Caskets parking lots. For more information, contact Jill Memmer at (812) 357-6616 or