Sat September 4, 2021 Shorewood, IL 60404 US Directions
Events

5k

5:15PM CDT

Spectator

5:15PM CDT
Description

Like Running?  Love Beer?  This race is for you! Be aware that this race will sell out quickly so register today!

Join us on Labor Day Weekend, September 4th for an exciting event that features an new course paired with excellent local craft beer provided by Will County Brewing.   Whether you are a competitive Runner, Fun Runner, Walker, or just enjoy excellent local craft beer this is the event for you!  

The 5K Run/Walk kicks off at 5:15pm.  There will be a Beer Garden area on site for post race festivities compliments of Will County Brewing!

 

 

Registration Includes
  • Ring Spun Cotton T-Shirt
  • Finisher Medal (bottle opener and refrigerator magnet!)
  • Souvenir Pint Glass
  • Chip Timed Race Bib
  • Beer Ticket for Post Race Party!
RACE SWAG

                                            

Place
Four Seasons Park
25520 W Seil Rd
Shorewood, IL US 60404

Course Starts and Finishes at the beautiful Four Seasons Park in Shorewood!

Click Here for an Interactive Course Map

Food & Entertainment

Will County Brewing will be at the event in full force providing amazing locally produced craft beer for the post race party!

Pro Race Announcer and DJ Josh Sherrod will keep the party going with awesome music and tunes.

Food Trucks will include:

  • Savarino Pizza
  • Toasty Cheese Mobile Eatery
  • Ta Canijo Taco Trucks
Referral Program

Inviting Friends and Family to Join You?  We have the best referral program!  Send out the referral URL that you receive at checkout and if you refer 5 friends you'll get a $25 credit back to your credit card!

Shorewood HUGS is a nonprofit women's organization that works to make a positive impact in the lives of those in the community & surrounding communities, one hug at a time. We do this by hosting unique events & raising funds to fulfill wishes for those in need. We also fund several HUGS scholarships and support other local, non-profit organizations whenever possible. Founded in 2008 by 5 moms that wanted to give back to their community, we have grown into an organization of 50 women with a passion for helping others. As we approach the fall of 2021, we are preparing to fulfill our 1,000th wish! Wish recipients live within a 20-mile radius of Shorewood and are in need, disabled or deemed worthy of a wish. We have been very fortunate to have the support of our community during the past 13 years which has made our mission possible.

Visit our website for more info

Packet Pickup

Packet pickup will be at:  Will County Brewing Company, 1142 W Jefferson St, Shorewood, IL 60404 on Friday, September 3th, 5-7pm and will also be available on race day starting an hour before the race start time.

 

Parking

***Please be aware that the parking lots will close at 5:00pm to prepare for the 5:15 event start***

Parking will be on the grass toward the south end of the park. 

Recommended entrance from the south (Seil Rd)

Google Map Link: https://goo.gl/maps/Z48e5umf2SXfN2UX9 

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some questions that participants are asking.  Don't see your question? Email delores@j3timing.com

Where can I Pick-Up my race packet?  Pre-Race Party and packet pickup on Friday 9/3 at Will County Brewing Company, 1142 W Jefferson St, Shorewood, IL 

What’s included with the 5k ticket option?  The 5k event participation, Race Swag (pint glass, sweet T-shirt, custom bib), Pint of Will County Brew, entry to post race party!

What’s included with the SPECTATOR ticket option?  The Spectator registration includes entry to the event, a souvenir pint glass, and a pint of beer!  All participants are required to register for the event to gain entry, so if you're not running or walking the 5k please select the spectator registration. 

Is this a timed race?  Am I allowed to walk?  Yes all participants are timed, and absolutely walkers are welcome and encouraged to participate!

Can I bring my kids?  Strollers?  Pets?  Yes - this is a kid, pet, and stroller friendly event.  We ask that only Adults over 21yrs old with an ID enter the beer garden... and our security guards are also asked to make sure to help remind people :-)

Is this a rain or shine event?  Yes, this is a rain or shine event but we can guarantee is that there will be beer!

Is the race a mass or staggered start?  Chip start - so your time starts when you cross the start line.  To help keep people spaced out, we are offering wave starts from 5:15-5:35pm.  You will be asked to select a start time, but you can start the race any time within that window. 

Is this a fun run?  Are there trophy’s or prizes for the top finishers?  Top 3 finishers in each age group receive an award (Under 21, 21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70&over).  But everyone wins at this race compliments of Will County Brewing Company providing the real prize at the finish line!

Is there an event planned after the race?  Absolutely - we will be heading to Four Seasons Park for an awesome post race party - stay tuned for details!

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