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Press Release from 4th Fest of Greater Racine Inc

The 4th Fest of Greater Racine is accepting nominations for a new award in honor of Mark “Mr. Racine” Eickhorst called the Spirit of Racine Award.

Mark “Mr. Racine” Eickhorst was a strong supporter of the 4th Fest and a fixture in the Racine community for years. He played a big part in the community hosting “It’s All About Racine” on WRJN (1400 AM). 4th Fest of Greater Racine would like to celebrate Mark “Mr. Racine” Eickhorst’s memory by selecting a recipient each year who shows the Spirit of Racine.

Nominees for this award should show positivity, service, and passion about Racine and strive to make this community the best it can be. Nominations are due May 1st and must include no more than a one-page explanation on how the nominee satisfies the criteria. Also, include the name and contact information of the nominee and the person submitting the nomination.

Nominations can be submitted to 4th Fest of Greater Racine at 300 Fifth Street, Racine, WI, 53403. Find the Spirit of Racine Award nomination form online at