Nov 5, 2023

*2023 Details are subject to change!*

location & time

Grant Park - 301 S Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL 60605

5k start time: 7:30 am
10k start time: 7:30 am
15k start time: 7:30 am
2-Mile walk start time: approximately 8:15 am (depending on number of 5k/10k/15k starters)

Gear check opens 60 mins before start time.

post-run party

A chocolate lover's oasis awaits at the post-run party! Celebrate your accomplishment with a finisher mug that includes fondue, dippables, and our very own hot chocolate, while checking out our exciting vendors and listening to great tunes!

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Location: Navy Pier, Festival Hall B

600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

Navy Pier Map and Directions

Saturday, November 4, 2022

If you do not choose to have your packet mailed, you must attend expo to pick up your packet.

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parking / transit

We encourage all participants to have a transportation plan prior to the morning of the event. Road closures around the event site will take place over an hour prior to start time and will impact access to Grant Park. 

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Pick a Hotel Planner location in close proximity to the start line. Book your stay using the link below to take advantage of our exclusive discounted rates!

photos & timing

Free high-res photos and your race time will be emailed to all participants as soon as they cross the finish line. The link below will also be updated on run day, so be sure to check back then!

award-winning swag kit

2024 swag coming soon

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