Race Day

WHAT HAPPENS ON
RACE DAY

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 (5700 E Hayes Drive, Chicago, IL 60637)

PACKET PICKUP

NPHC Greek Cookout
Sunday, June 10th
11a – 8p
Dan Ryan Woods
8300 South Western
Chicago, IL 60620

Race Day
Saturday, June 16th
7a – 8a
Jackson Park
5700 E Hayes Dr.
Chicago, IL 60637

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.

PUBLIC TRANSIT

Participants and spectators are encouraged to travel to Jackson Park via public transportation. For travel information, visit CTA’s Trip Planner.

PARKING

There will not be car parking available for the event. Limited parking is available at the Jackson Park pay lots. See course map with parking information. We strongly encourage all participants and spectators to carpool if driving whenever possible. If you drive, please allow sufficient time for traffic and registration. There will be no drop off locations at the site.

CYCLING

Limited Divvy bike stations will be available at Jackson Park. The Chicago Park District want to encourage runners and spectators to take advantage of this new system as a part of our “Going Green” initiative. This system is an ideal way to get around the city for trips under 30 minutes and there are already stations at Jackson Park. For more information visit http://www.divvybikes.com/.

UPCOMING RUN IN
ATLANTA

JUNE 9TH, 2018
Welcome All Park
4255 Will Lee Road
Atlanta, GA US 30349

UPCOMING RUN IN
CHICAGO

JUNE 16TH, 2018
Jackson Park
5700 E Hayes
Chicago, IL US 60637

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UPCOMING RUN IN
ATLANTA

JUNE 9TH, 2018
Welcome All Park
4255 Will Lee Road
Atlanta, GA US 30349

UPCOMING RUN IN
CHICAGO

JUNE 16TH, 2018
Jackson Park
5700 E Hayes
Chicago, IL US 60637