Superhero 5K Walk/Run & 1 Mile Kids Fun Run - Be A Hero, Race for Our Seniors!

Waukegan, IL

Costumes are Strongly

The Superhero 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run Fundraiser will take place Saturday September 22, 2018 at : Waukegan Sports Park, 3391 W Beach Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085 

7:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. -  Registration
8:30 a.m. - Step Off Celebration
9:00 a.m. - Race

Participants are welcome to walk or run the course.  First place finishers in each age category will receive medals. All participates will receive recognition rewards.  

After the Superhero 5K  & 1 Mile Kids Fun Run Fundraiser for Seniors end, we encourage all to stay to enjoy the beauty and fun activities for all ages.

Waukegan Township will provide shuttle bus service from Park Place, 414 S. Lewis Ave., Waukegan IL to and from the  5K course location. 

All proceeds from the 5K go directly toward  providing services to adults 55 and better.


*Both events will use the same course, but results will be posted separately. Competitive and non-competitive runners and participants looking to run/walk, please register for the "Run."  The "Walk" event is for participants who will be walking the entire course only.
Call (847) 244-4900 or
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  • Waukegan Township Park Place presents its 17th Annual 5K Run/Walk for Seniors on Saturday, September 22, 2018. Come rain or shine, bring your family, friends, clubs, groups, organizations and walk 3.5 miles with us to help support programs for senior citizens in our community. 
  • The 5K will take place at Waukegan Sports Park in Waukegan, IL to raise money for senior services.
  • Your support is critical in helping Park Place sustain its mission of providing high-quality services to those 55 or better. 
  • Awards will be given to the fastest woman/man walker & runner to complete the course and the oldest and youngest walker/runner. Everyone will receive a medal of participation!
  • After the race, enjoy food and giveaways! Be a part of this great opportunity to give back to those who have given so much to our community. 

$35 fee per walker/runner with advance signup at 

Registration Includes:
  • Event T-Shirt
  • Medal
  • Refreshments
  • Prizes
  • Entertainment
  • Donation to our Senior Citizens

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged, and registrations will be accepted at Park Place, 414 S. Lewis, Waukegan IL and online.  Onsite registration will begin at 7:00 a.m., Saturday, September 22, 2018. Each participant with $35 or more will receive an event t-shirt!

All monetary donations are welcomed.

Sponsorship opportunities are available! For information call (847) 244-4900 or email

* Waukegan Township will provide shuttle bus service from Park Place, 414 S. Lewis Ave to Waukegan Sports Park.

When & Where

Sep 22, 2018


8:00 AM

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