Event Information

Move for Kids is a 3-mile walk and celebration for our patients, families and community. There are activities available for all ages and abilities, plus music, food and beverages. Contact Jessica Brooks, event coordinator, with any questions at [email protected].

Event Date

Move for Kids will take place Sunday, June 9, 2024 at both locations.

Site Opens: 9:30 a.m.
Kids Dash: 10:45 a.m.
Walk Begins: 11:00 a.m.
Post Party following the walk
Site closes: 2:00 p.m.

Parking & Location

Montrose Harbor Walk

There is some limited free street parking available on Simonds Drive between Montrose and Foster. There is also paid parking available in Montrose Harbor, Foster, and Wilson parking lots. You can exit Lake Shore Drive at Montrose, Wilson or Foster Avenues to get to these lots.

Busse Woods Walk

Parking is free and easily accessible along the road as you enter Grove 5. Grove 5 is located just south of Higgins Road and just west of Arlington Heights Road.

Registration & Fundraising

Click here to register or “register” in the top right corner of luriechildrens.org/mfk. Join as an individual, a family, or a team. Registration is free for all participants.

Fundraising is not required, although it is highly encouraged. Fundraising can earn you exciting incentives, including the exclusive event t-shirt! Visit our fundraising incentives page for more information. Learn more about what your fundraising supports here.

Event Day Details

Bottled water will be available at the Refuel Station, the finish line, and at the water station along the route. A variety of non-alcoholic beverages, snacks and fresh watermelon will be available at the Refuel Station. The Revolution Brewing Beer Tent will be open after the walk at both locations. Attendees are welcome and encouraged to bring additional snacks, or pack a picnic lunch to enjoy after the walk! Alcoholic beverages may NOT be brought in.Strollers and wagons are allowed on the course, but please be cautious along the route for everyone's safety. Skateboards/scooters/bikes are prohibited for safety reasons.

What gear do I need?

Comfortable walking/running shoes, a water bottle and sun protection.

Post Party

Check back soon for exciting updates on entertainment, activities, food/drink vendors, and more!

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