Race Day - Chicago | Sat, June 16, 2018

Enjoy a beautiful run through Chicago’s most scenic spots. The course is 3.1 miles and will run along the spectacular Chicago lakefront. Course Map

Race Start: 8:00 a.m.
Post-Race Party: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Jackson Park (5300 E. Hayes Drive, Chicago, IL 60637)

Packet Pickup

Packet pickup locations and times are TBD. There will be same-day packet pickup available.


Gear Check

A designated gear check area will be available at the race site.

Finishers Medal

All 5K finishers will receive an official Divine Nine 5K medal to commemorate their amazing achievement.

Post-Race Party

Join your fellow runners and walkers for the most hype post-race party! A live DJ keeps the party going while runners pose for pictures, check out the vendors and fellowship with other participants.

Inclement Weather

The event will take place as long as weather conditions allow. To ensure runner safety, an Event Alert System (EAS) is being used to monitor conditions and communicate to runners the current safety level.

On the day of the 5K, the current Event Alert System status will be communicated via public address announcements and located on our website All participants should familiarize themselves with the Event Alert System prior to the event, remain alert for directions from event officials and announcers, and take precautions to prepare properly for varying weather conditions on 5k day. In the event of cancellation, notification will be posted on the Divine Nine 5K website at www.divinenine5k.com. There is no rain date and no refunds.