SOLD OUT: Strollers First 5K & Festival - Run. Walk. Play @ Park at Lakeshore East · Sep 15, 2013


The race is sold our for adults & children. The festival is free and open to the public. Hope to see you  there!

Join us Sun. Sep. 15 for Chicago's Strollers First 5K & Festival! Neighborhood Parents Network (NPN) is a nonprofit that connects families what they need to navigate parenting! By participating in this event – you are directly funding parent education, new moms groups, school/childcare search resources, and social/support groups.  Help us bring programming to neighborhoods that need it!

A beyond-family friendly day of fitness, festivities, and fun!  Registration is now closed - there will be NO onsite registration.  Questions? FAQ or Registrations is closed and all salea are final (come rain or shine)

5K RUN/WALK RACE SCHEDULE (Start/Finish on lakefront) (SOLD OUT):

  • - 8:30 am - 5K begins with early-bird runners (TIMED)
  • - 8:35 am – 5K Stroller Runners start (TIMED)
  • - 8:40 am – 5K Stroller Walkers start
  • - 8:45 am – 5K Open Coral – all participants must start by 9:10 am
  • - 10:30 am - Kids Dash (please register in advance)




For those registered for the 5K - IMPORTANT NOTES:

  • -  DISCOUNTED PARKING OPTION FOR REGISTERED 5K PARTICIPANTS - All registered adult participants will have access to 5 hours for $4 at the Aqua garage only (If you park at another garage - we cannot discount your parking). Participants can pick up those validations race day at the Universal Sole Event Day Festival tent.  You will need your race bib to pick up a parking voucher.  They work as chasers. Participants will pull a ticket and when leaving will insert the pulled ticket and follow it with the voucher.  Finally, Aqua is located at 225 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601.  After you park, you will exit the Aqua garage and head down (east) to the Park at Lakeshore East. There is a public elevator or grand staircase.
    • ------ Fri. Sep. 13 (12-7pm) Universal Sole-Lakeshore East (MAP) (312)600-9707
    • ------ Sat. Sep. 14 (12-4pm) Universal Sole-Lakeview (MAP) (773)868-0893
    • ------ Sun. Sep. 15 (7:30am-9am) Universal Sole tent at Festival

Location: Park at Lakeshore East
Address: 225 North Columbus Drive
Chicago, 60601
When: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM · Sep 15, 2013
Who: Members & Non-Members - Children welcome
Parking: Discounted parking available - details coming soon
Cost: Visit the registration site for pricing for Kids Dash, Runners, Walkers, and Kids 5K Bibs! FESTIVAL ACCESS IS FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Coordinator: Sarah Cobb
    • September
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