Since 1988, the International Horseradish Festival has celebrated the multi-faceted and vastly under utilized horseradish and has attracted people from miles around for fun, entertainment, food and drink in the process.

Come to the festival for live music, food booths, root toss, root golf, root sacking contests, craft fair, Bloody Mary contest, Little Miss Horseradish Festival Pageant, horseradish recipe contest, children's area, the annual Horseradish Root Derby
and much more.

Admission is always free!
Parking is always free!
Live musical entertainment is always free!

News! News! News!

Take a Little Trip into the Sky
The ReMax Hot Air Balloon returns to the Festival on Friday night. Don't miss your chance to see Collinsville from up high.

Little Miss Horseradish Festival Pageant
Is Your Little Miss ready to show off her horseradish knowledge? Register now!

Hottest 5K Around
Don't run from the root -- root for the runners! Click here for the Festival 5K registration form.

Bloody Mary Contest
Think your tomato-y concoction is the best around? Prove it -- and win $$. Click here for rules and to learn how to enter.

Amateur Recipe Contest
Do you have an award-winning horseradish receipe? We want to try it. Click here to enter in this tasty contest.

Calling all Food Vendors

Do you have a restaurant or organization with something delicious to offer?
Sell your tasty treats at the Horseradish Festival! Click here for an application.

Want to be part of the 2014 festival? Click here to tell our festival co-chair that you want to be a festival sponsor
Be sure to like us on Facebook to stay up-to-date on what's going on with the festival
All copy and photographs on this website are copyright �  by the International Horseradish Festival. All rights reserved.
Website developed by Elizabeth Davis
The International Horseradish Festival is held in Collinsville, Illinois (62234).
The event is held at the city's largest park, Woodland Park, located at the intersection
of Pine Lake Road and Olivers Road,  just one block east of Illinois Route 159.
The Madison County Transit District provides Shuttle Service to the
International Horseradish Festival. Check back for specific date and time information.

The shuttle buses will run from the Dorris Intermediate School parking lot located at Camelot
and Illinois Route 159 to the main entrance of the festival grounds at Woodland Park.
This shuttle will put you nearer to the festival than the on-site handicap parking.

View Larger Map
Free Shuttle
Parking on the festival grounds is very limited.
The Doubletree Hotel of Collinsville is the official hotel
of the International Horseradish Festival.  Click Here to book your room

Friday-Sunday, June 6-8, 2014
Woodland Park, Collinsville, Illinois
Special Thanks to Our Sponsors
Click here to be a sponsor

Select Root Sponsors
Wild Root Sponsors
Herr Funeral Homes • American Family Insurance •  Keller Farms • Sunset Hills Cemetery • Safe-N-Secure • Collinsville Chamber of Commerce • Allied Waste/Republic Services • Scott Credit Union • Farmer's Horseradish • FCB Collinsville Branch
Set Sponsors
Arlington Greens Golf Course • Randy�s Trailer Town • TheBANK of Edwardsville • Home Federal Savings & Loan • Madison County Farm Bureau • Gateway Regional Medical Center  • Anderson Hospital