Healthy West Chicago is hosting its 5K Fun Run/Walk with Free Kiddie Dash on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Reed-Keppler Park at 129 West National St. West Chicago, IL. All are welcome to join in the day of fun which will kick off with a 5k Fun Run/Walk followed by a 100 meter Kiddie Dash.
The 5K race will begin at 8:30 a.m. , with the Kiddie Dash to follow. Registration for the event can be found at http://bit.ly/3382his.
All participants will receive a race day t-shirt. To be guaranteed the size needed, participants must register online before Saturday, August 10, 2019. Registration will also be available day of the event and will open at 7:00 a.m.
Healthy West Chicago is offering an early online registration discount of $5 with the promo code: HEALTHY until Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. There are additional discounts for students and West Chicago residents. The Kiddie Dash is free for children 6 years old and younger, however, registration is still required.
Awards will be distributed to one overall male/female winner and one male/female winner in each age category. All children in the Kiddie Dash will receive a finisher’s ribbon.
Other fun features of the day include:
- Cooking demonstrations conducted by West Chicago’s own The Kitchen Table, a family owned and operated catering company who also conduct cooking classes for children.
- Face painting
- Games on the lawn
Various vendors including Midwest Strength and Performance, The Kitchen Table, Lions Panzek Martial Arts, and more.
All proceeds from the race will be used for Healthy West Chicago’s sustainability, and continuation of community programming for West Chicago residents. Visit its website for more information on this event and other upcoming events at www.healthywestchicago.org.