Top Summer Races in the City of Chicago

Lace up those sneakers...

It's that time of year where countless 5k, 10k, and Half Marathons take over the city. New to running? Not a problem. Consider yourself more of a run "walker"? I've got you covered. Here are some of the top must-attend Chicago races ranging from beginner to seasoned pro occurring in Lincoln Park, Grant Park, Solider Field, and more. So far The Color Run and Chicago Rock 'n' Roll 10k are on my list of already registered events!


May 2016
Chicago Undie Run/Walk - May 21st, 5k
The Michelob ULTRA Chicago Spring 13.1 & 10k - May 22nd, 10k & Half Marathon
Solider Field 10 Mile - May 28th, 10 mile

June 2016
The Color Run - June 5th, 5k (Get $5 off with promo code CHICIL2!)
United Run for the Zoo - June 5th, 5k & 10k
The Chardonnay Run Chicago - June 18th, 5k/Fun Run
Tiki Run Chicago - June 30th, 5k & 10k

July 2016
Chicago Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon - July 17th, 5k/10k/Half Marathon
Burgers and Beer 5k - July 18th, 5k
Esprit de She Chicago Run - July 21st, 5k & 10k
PAWS Chicago 5k - July 24th, 5k

August 2016
BTN Big 10k - August 6th, 10k
Chicago 10k - August 7th, 10k
World Vision's 6k for Water - August 13th, 6k

September 2016
Run Mag Mile - September 10th, 5k & Half Marathon
Women Rock Chicago - September 17th, 5k/10k/Half Marathon
Bucktown 5k - September 18th, 5k
Chicago Half Marathon & 5k - September 25th, 5k & Half Marathon


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