BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille
9pm - Thursday, July 9, 2015
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 9th 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 (Dec 4, 2014 - July 9, 2015)- $20
1) Register Online: at www.active.com. (Online registration ends at 11:59pm on June 29)
2) Register by Mail: Download application at www.easttown.com. Registration must be received by June 13.
Race Day Registration (July 9)- $25
Runners may register the day of the race, July 9th 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 11:59pm on June 29. 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 6-8 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 per packet for shipping and deadline for shipping is June 26th.
After Storming the Bastille, stick around and enjoy Bastille Days' world-class entertainment offered on four stages throughout the festival grounds.
Event details and schedule
East Town Association