The 9th Annual Walk and Run for Wishes
A 5k Costumed Fun Walk and Run
Montrose Harbor, Chicago
CELEBRATE the magical and imaginative spirit that is Make-A-Wish by dressing up in costume. Calling all the superheroes, wizards, space adventures, historical figures, lovers of SciFi, dog-lovers and other fanciful figures to join us!
Prizes will be awarded for best adult, youth, AND dog costumes!
Date and Time:
Sunday, September 15, 2013
8:00 AM - Registration Opens
9:30 AM - Start
11:00 AM - Event Close
Start & Finish: Montrose Harbor, 4400 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60640
Walk and Run for Wishes Route Map
Walk and Run for Wishes Event Map
$30 General Registration, $10 Children 12 and Under, Children 2 and under are Free
***Registration is $40 on the day of the event.***
Transportation & Parking
To determine the best travel route via public transportation, please visit the CTA's trip planner at
Limited parking is available in the Montrose Harbor Parking Lot, Wilson and Lawrence Parking Lots and on Simonds Drive. Standard meter parking rates may apply. Exit Lake Shore Drive at Wilson Avenue, Lawrence Avenue, or Foster Avenue to access parking areas near the event start/finish line.
Participants, their families and supporters, as well as event volunteers will join together after the event to celebrate their success. Funds raised by event participants and sponsors directly benefit Make-A-Wish Illinois.