AIDS Walk Chicago

EVENT DAY 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2016

SOLDIER FIELD

ARW 16 Armando Running ARW 16 Colorband participants

Event Day Participant Guide

Pre-registration Fees

(available through September 25 11:59 p.m.)

$30 - Online 5K Walker Registration

$40 - Online 5K or 10K Runner Registration

*Registrations submitted offline will be subject to a $5 processing fee

Offline forms here 

Race Day Registration Fees

(available on October 1 at Soldier Field)

$60 - 5K Walker Registration

$60 - 5K and 10K Runner Registration (runners will not be chip timed)

*Exact payment due. No change will be given for cash fee registrations. Credit cards accepted.

Opening Ceremonies & Race Start Times

EVENT DAY TIMELINE
7:00 a.m.    Team Captain and Sponsor Arrival/Set Up
7:30 a.m.    Packet Pick Up/Registration Opens
                  Opening Ceremonies Begin
                       Dean Richards, WGN-TV Entertainment Reporter
                       Chicago Gay Men's Chorus
                       Honey West
                       The NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt
                       COLORbands
                       Warm up stretch, Joy Miles of Fitness Formula Clubs
8:20 a.m.    Runners into Corrals
8:30 a.m.    5K and 10K Runs Begin
8:45 a.m.    Walk Begins, "You'll Never Walk Alone"
9:30 a.m.    MillerCoors' Beer Garden Opens
10:00 a.m.  Closing Ceremonies hosted by Delia Kropp
                       Awards for Top Runners
                       Chicago Fire's Sparky
                       DJ Moose
                       The NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt Display
12:00 p.m.    Event Ends

Dogs and strollers are allowed on the course. Course is wheelchair accessible.

Social Media: Please use #AIDSWalkChi, #AIDSRunChi and #BandTogether while you train and fundraise!

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Getting There/Parking

Soldier Field is located at 1410 Museum Campus Dr, Chicago, IL 60605. AIDS Run & Walk takes place on the SE lawn outside the stadium.

We've partnered with Lyft to get you to AIDS Run & Walk Chicago. New Lyft users who use code AIDSRUNWALK will receive up to $50 off, $5 off each of the first 10 rides.

Public Transportation: CTA--accessible via the 146 bus and Roosevelt Station (Red, Orange and Green lines). Check Bus Tracker and Train Tracker.

Parking will be available in the Waldron Garage, accessible via Museum Campus Drive and 18th Drive. Parking is $20 per car.

Note: Waldron Drive will be closed to traffic for the event.

Soldier Field Parking Map

Maps for Race Day

"Where's my team tent?" - view the map of our Festival Area!

Route Maps

5K WALK

5K Walk Dani 

 

5K RUN

  5K Run Dani

 

10K RUN

10K Run Dani

AIDS FOUNDATION OF CHICAGO
200 WEST JACKSON BLVD. | SUITE 2100
CHICAGO, IL 60606

CONTACT

312-334-0946 - Run & Walk Hotline
312-922-2322 - AIDS Foundation Main Line
runwalk@aidschicago.org
volunteer@aidschicago.org

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