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

Waukegan, IL

Calling All Superheroes! Be a hero and help raise money for seniors. The 5K and 1K Run take place on September 22, 2018. This is a fun event for the entire family. Medals are given to the fastest Woman/Man & oldest/youngest runners/walkers. All participants will a receive recognition reward. Enjoy exciting giveaways.
To register offline click here to download a registration form and hand in.
Costumes are Strongly 
Prizes for best costume.
The Superhero 5K & 1 Mile Kids' Fundraiser will take place Saturday, September 22, 2018, at: Waukegan Sports Park, 3391 W Beach Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085 

7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. - Onsite Registration
8:30 a.m. - Kids' 1 Mile Run
9:00 a.m. - Adult Runners Start
9:15 a.m. - Adult Walkers Start

Participants are welcome to walk or run the course. First place finishers in each age category will receive medals. All participants will receive recognition rewards.  Also, awards for the Kids' Run.

After the Superhero 5K & 1 Mile Kids' Run Fundraiser, 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 too 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) 244-9242 or 
for more information.
* US Track & Field Certified
* Professional Timing Service
* Finish Line Photos

* Waukegan, IL, – Waukegan Park Place presents its 19th Annual Walk for Seniors on Saturday, September 22, 2018.  This year’s fun theme, Adult Superhero 5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Kids' Run will bring your family, friends, clubs, groups, and organizations together. Professional Timing Service and a Celebration Of The Arts are sure to make this an unforgettable event. Costumes are strongly suggested and prizes will be given to the best costumes.

* Each year Park Place presents a fun event for the entire family. Awards will be given to the fastest Woman/Man to complete the course and the oldest and youngest runners/walkers. Also, prizes for the Kids' 1 Mile Run. After the race, enjoy entertainment, great food, and giveaways.

* Become a sponsor and receive the recognition your business/organization deserves.  Call (847) 244-9242 or email for more information.

$40 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 $40 or more will receive an event t-shirt!

All monetary donations are welcomed.

Sponsorship opportunities are available! For information call (847) 244-9242 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


8:30 AM

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