Event Information

Event Details

Date:July 2024

Race Times:

5:00pm: Race site opens
6:00pm: 400 Meter Kid’s Race
6:30pm: 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

After party will begin as participants finish the run/walk.

Diversey Harbor in Lincoln Park (across from Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum) 2430 North. Cannon Drive, Chicago, IL (map)

Registration includes:
  • Race bib
  • Exclusive event t-shirt
  • Access to the after party

Packet Pick-Up

Wednesday July 19
3:00-7:00 p.m.

(Lurie Children’s Outpatient Clinic)
2515 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL (map)

Site Map

Coming soon!

Course Map

Coming soon!

T-Shirt Pick-Up

All registered participants will receive an exclusive event t-shirt. Participants can pick-up their t-shirts at packet pick-up or on-site at the event.

Gear Check

There will be a complimentary secured gear check at the event site monitored by volunteers. We cannot be responsible for any lost or stolen items, so please do not check anything of value.

Parking and Public Transportation

Limited street parking is available on Cannon Drive. We recommend the use of the various public lots surrounding Lincoln Park and Diversey Harbor.

Public Transportation
CTA Brown and Purple Lines: Exit at Diversey stop; take 76 Bus east towards Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum; walk to 2430 North Cannon Drive.
For more information on public transportation, visit transitchicago.com.

After Party presented by C.H. Robinson

Enjoy complimentary food, beverages, music, and entertainment for the whole family Diversey Harbor!

COVID-19 Information

Description of Safety Requirements:

Run for Gus will adhere to all CDC, IDPH, and CDPH or other applicable public health guidelines for capacity restrictions, face covering/masking, food and drink service, and social distancing. Participants and attendees must be free from symptoms of COVID-19, recent COVID-19 exposure and at least ten days past any positive COVID-19 test.  Participants agree to comply with (i) all applicable law, (ii) the current recommendations and guidance regarding COVID-19 and other contagious diseases issued by the CDC and applicable public health authorities, and (iii) all rules of the venues and hosts.

COVID-19 vaccination is strongly encouraged. For more information on COVID-19, including factors that may put you at higher risk, please consult your health care professional.

Symptoms/COVID Exposure:

All participants must agree to and comply with the following when registering for the event:

I understand and agree that I must not attend the event if I have any symptoms of COVID-19, including fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting or diarrhea. I also agree that, if I have been in close contact with someone who was COVID-19 positive within ten days of the event, I will not attend.

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