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Final Details About Race Day!

Site opens at 6:30 am; Race begins at 8:00 am!

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RACE DAY SCHEDULE:

6:30 am Site Opens

7:30 am  Individual & Team Fundraising Awards*, followed by Survivor Parade

8:00 am Race starts (rolling start for 10K, 5K, 5K Walk and 1 Mile Fun Walk)

9:30 am Post-Race Entertainment and Race Awards

To see the site map and course map, click here.

* Pink Honor Roll Members and Top Teams selections will be made on Friday, May 8th at 12:00 pm -- please watch your email on Friday afternoon for the announcement! If you are selected, be sure to stop by the Pink Honor Roll Tent and Top Teams Tent on Race Day for treats and prizes!


 

PACKET PICK-UP:

Packet Pick-Up logoPacket Pick-Up will be held at the following times and locations. Stop by to pick up your Race packet and Race bib and avoid the lines on Race Day! Note: If you do wait until Race Day to get your Packet, be sure to come early, as registration closes at 7:50 am!

We will automatically bundle Race packets for teams of 10 or more -- if you do not want your team's packets bundled, please email us at registration@komenchicago.org.

Wednesday, May 6th: 
Komen Chicago office (8745 W. Higgins Rd, Suite 110), 10am - 7pm

(Parking is available at 8745 W. Higgins Road either in parking garage or back parking lot off of E. River Road; Suite 110 is across from Deli Time restaurant in the building lobby.)

Thursday, May 7th: 
Fleet Feet in South Loop (150 W. Roosevelt), 10am - 8pm 

Friday, May 8th: 
Fleet Feet in Old Town (1620 N. Wells), 10am - 8pm 

Saturday, May 9th: 
Fleet Feet in Old Town (1620 N. Wells), 10am - 7pm

 


 

TRANSPORTATION & PARKING:

Spot Hero logoSpotHero: Reserve discounted parking in advance with SpotHero, a website, iPhone and Android app that helps you search for and book parking for up to 50% off. First-time SpotHero users will get an added $5 parking credit by using the code CURE. Once you purchase a parking spot with SpotHero, just enter this code to redeem your discount. Use it to park for the Race for the Cure and save yourself time and money! See the map for parking garages near Butler Field. Book your parking spot now! 


lyft logoLyft: If you're commuting to the Race, use Lyft and get there without the hassle. Simply download the app, request a ride, and a driver will pick you up in minutes. New users: Get $10 off your first ride when you register at Lyft.com and use the code KOMEN. Use it to join us bright and early in Butler Field to kick off the Race! Note: Please consider donating your SpotHero or Lyft savings to the Race for the Cure -- every dollar counts!

 

 


TICKET RAFFLE:

Enter to win amazing prizes through our ticket raffle! Just submit your entry and a minimum $10 donation at the Komen Chicago Pink Tent at the Race to be eligible to win:

  • American Airlines25,000 American Airlines Aadvantage Miles
  • 2 tickets to Kinky Boots (July 18, 2015, 8 pm performance)
  • $100 Fleet Feet gift card
  • $50 P.F. Chang's gift card
  • Urban Oasis Spa gift card for a 60 minute massage

The winner will be announced following the Race! (Winner need not be present to win.)


 

 

ON-SITE ACTIVITIES:

Team T-Shirt Contest: Stop by Team Tailgate to vote for your favorite Team T-shirt! The winner will be announced after the Race.

pink key contestPink Key Contest: Keep an eye out for the Pink Keys that are posted around the Race site. When you find one, snap a picture of yourself with the key and post it to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram along with #pinkkeychicago2015 and your "curemitment" for leading a healthier lifestyle! One winner will get a $25 Walgreens gift card! (Post must be submitted by 11:59 pm on May 10th; winner will be selected at random on May 13th!)

I Am The Cure Tent: Drop by the I Am The Cure tent to make your "curemitment" to good health and pick up rally wear at the same time!

Shop Komen Tent

Wall of Courage: Purchase a magnetic ribbon in honor or in memory of a Komen warrior and place it on the Wall of Courage. (Ribbons can be purchased at the Komen Chicago Pink Tent.)

Shop Komen: Get your pink on with the latest Komen clothing, accessories and more!

Pledge Tent: If you have any Race Day donations, please drop them off at the Pledge Tent!

Team Tailgate: All teams are welcome to bring their own table, tent or chairs and hang out in Team Tailgate before and after the Race!

 


 

POST-RACE ENTERTAINMENT:

Stick around for an amazing Post-Race show including Broadway cast members from The Book of Mormon and Beyond Words Dance Company! This is one show you won't want to miss!

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WIN BULLS PLAYOFF TICKETS! 

Want to go to Game 4 of the Bulls vs. Cavaliers Playoff Game? We've got 2 tickets in Section 117, Row 8, Seats 1 & 2 on Sunday, May 10th at 2:30 pm!

Donate $25 to your Participant Center or directly to Komen Chicago by noon on Friday, May 8th, to be eligible to win!

Contest applies to Illinois residents only; one entry per participant; must be 18 years or older to qualify.

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We can't wait to see you bright and early on Sunday!



 

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