BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille
9pm - Thursday, July 11, 2013
Run through the streets of Downtown Milwaukee with 5,000 of your closest friends! Runners and walkers kick off Bastille Days with the annual BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille 5K run/walk, in memory of the 18th century attack on the Bastille prison in Paris. The 5-K run and 2-mile walk will take place on opening night of the festival, Thursday, July 11th at 9pm. This year's 5K run/walk will begin on Jefferson & Wells. The course will lead participants through the scenic streets of downtown Milwaukee & the Historic Third Ward.
Advance Registration (Feb 5-July 10)- $20
1) Register Online: at www.active.com. (Online registration ends at noon on June 28)
2) Register by Mail: Download application at www.easttown.com. Registration must be received by June 28.
3) Register in Person: Participants may register in person at the Bastille Days office, 825 N. Jefferson St, now through July 10th (race packets are available beginning July 8th).
Race Day Registration (July 11)- $25
Runners may register the day of the race, July 11th at the Deloitte registration booth on the corner of Jefferson and Wells between 11am-8pm.
A commemorative BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille long-sleeved T-shirt as well as a race packet with goodies and race number will be provided to all registered runners. T-shirt sizes are guaranteed with registration by noon on June 28. Participants should be reminded that the event is a fun run and times will not be officially recorded.
Packets will be available for pick-up July 8-10 at the East Town offices, 825 N. Jefferson St. If you would like to have your packet mailed to you, please select that option in the Additional Purchase tab. There is an additional $12 charge for shipping and deadline for shipping is June 15th.
After Storming the Bastille, stick around and enjoy Bastille Days' world-class entertainment offered on four stages throughout the festival grounds.
Event schedule and times
East Town Association