5k for Earth Day

Saturday, April 27, 2013
Humboldt Park 1400 North Sacramento Blvd. ChicagoIL  60622
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Humboldt Park 1400 North Sacramento Blvd. ChicagoIL  60622

About This Activity

Turn awareness into action and join us at the 4th annual GreenChoice Bank 5k for Earth Day. This Green event provides a great opportunity for you and your family to enjoy our earths natural environment. The fast and flat course is set in the beautiful Humboldt Park in the heart of Chicago.

This year we are making a concerted effort to reduce the carbon footprint of our event. This of course will require all of us to play a role. Carbon offsets will be the key to accomplishing our goal. Further details to come.

Fee (Adults): $20.00 (until 1/7/13)

$25.00 (1/7/13-2/28/13)

$30.00 (3/1/13-4/23/13)

$35.00 (Packet Pickup/Race Day Registration)

Fee (Youth 11-18): $12.00 (until 1/7/13)

$15.00 (1/7/13-2/28/13)

$20.00 (3/1/13-4/23/13)

$25.00 (Packet Pickup/Race Day Registration)

Running Strollers /Dogs

Participants can run with running strollers. These runners will have a 30-second delay from the start of the race in order to contain congestion. Dogs must be on a leash.

Free Kids Run (ages 4-10): Kids can participate in 100-yard dash after their parent(s) finish!

Post-Race Activities: Enjoy the Green Market , watch the kids 100 yard dash, and peruse the tables of our Green sponsors/vendors.

Packet Pick-up

All runners and walkers can pick up their chip, bib race number, reusable tote bag and other important information at GreenChoice Bank on Thursday, April 25 and Friday April, 26 2013 from 4:00pm-8:00pm . Runners/walkers must have a photo ID. Another person may pick up your packet by bringing a copy of your photo ID or showing a confirmation email via smart phone is encouraged.

GreenChoice Bank at The Green Exchange 2545 W. Diversey Ave, Chicago, IL. There is free parking in the lot directly across the street (east).

Event schedule and times

Race Day Registration 8:15am-8:45am

Race Start 9:00am

ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES: Wednesday, April 24th @ 11:59pm

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