Christmas in July Half Marathon and 5K Chicago

Sat July 9, 2022 Elk Grove, IL 60007 US Directions
Event: Live Elf Off the Shelf Swag
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Event: Live Half Marathon (Elf Off the Shelf Swag)
4-hour time limit to complete the Half Marathon. If you run longer than that, you may still walk the event, but Course Support closes.
Start Time: 7:00am CDT
End Time: 12:00pm CDT
Registration Limit: 54 spots left.
Price: $89.99 Race Fee + $8.45 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $94.99 after July 8, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 1, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 8, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $89.99 Race Fee + $8.45 SignUp Fee
July 9, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $94.99 Race Fee + $8.70 SignUp Fee
Event: Live 5K (Elf Off the Shelf Swag)
Out and back 5K route with a fair amount of shade.
Start Time: 7:30am CDT
End Time: 12:00pm CDT
Registration Limit: 54 spots left.
Price: $45.00 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $50.00 after July 8, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 1, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 8, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $45.00 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
July 9, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $50.00 Race Fee + $6.45 SignUp Fee
Event: Live Snow Globe Swag
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Event: Live Half Marathon (Snow Globe Swag)
4-hour time limit to complete the Half Marathon. If you run longer than that, you may still walk the event, but Course Support closes.
Start Time: 7:00am CDT
Registration Limit: 103 spots left.
Price: $89.99 Race Fee + $8.45 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $95.00 after July 8, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 1, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 8, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $89.99 Race Fee + $8.45 SignUp Fee
July 9, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $95.00 Race Fee + $8.70 SignUp Fee
Event: Live 5K (Snow Globe Swag)
Out and back 5K route with a fair amount of shade.
Start Time: 7:30am CDT
Registration Limit: 103 spots left.
Price: $45.00 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $50.00 after July 8, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 1, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 8, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $45.00 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
July 9, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $50.00 Race Fee + $6.45 SignUp Fee
Event: Virtual (Anywhere You Want)
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Event: Virtual 5K
Price: $39.99 Race Fee + $5.35 SignUp Fee
Registration: Registration ends July 9, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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May 24, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $39.99 Race Fee + $5.35 SignUp Fee
Event: Virtual Half Marathon
Price: $39.99 Race Fee + $5.35 SignUp Fee
Registration: Registration ends July 9, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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May 24, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $39.99 Race Fee + $5.35 SignUp Fee
Event: Volunteer and/or Run
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Event: Help Check-in and run 5K
Help us check in runners and you may do the race for 1/2 price
Open to ages 18+.
Start Time: 5:30am CDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
Price: $19.99 Race Fee + $4.15 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $25.00 after July 8, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 1, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 8, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $19.99 Race Fee + $4.15 SignUp Fee
July 9, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $25.00 Race Fee + $4.45 SignUp Fee
Event: Help Check-in and run Half Marathon
Help us check in runners and you may do the race for 1/2 price
Start Time: 5:30am CDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
Price: $44.99 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $47.49 after July 8, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 1, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 8, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $44.99 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
July 9, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $47.49 Race Fee + $5.80 SignUp Fee
Event: Sweeper Half Marathon
Walk the course at the back of the pack & you may do the race for 1/2 price.
Start Time: 7:00am CDT
Registration Limit: 1 spot left.
Price: $44.99 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $47.49 after July 8, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 1, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 8, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $44.99 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
July 9, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $47.49 Race Fee + $5.80 SignUp Fee
Event: Sweeper 5K
Walk the course at the back of the pack & you may do the race for 1/2 price.
Open to ages 18+.
Start Time: 7:30am CDT
Registration Limit: 2 spots left.
Price: $19.99 Race Fee + $4.15 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $25.00 after July 8, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 1, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 8, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $19.99 Race Fee + $4.15 SignUp Fee
July 9, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $25.00 Race Fee + $4.45 SignUp Fee
Event: Finish Line Volunteer
This is a FUN volunteer position. Runners and walkers are proud and happy to finish the race, and you get to give them a Medal & bottle of water.
Start Time: 7:30am CDT
Registration Limit: 5 spots left.
Event: Water Stop Volunteer
Very important volunteer job - keep water on the tables & FlavorIce cut into halves. And don't be shy to cheer on the runners & walkers:)
Start Time: 6:30am CDT
Registration Limit: 11 spots left.
Event: Course Marshall
There are a couple "tricky" intersections - you'll shout, point, jump & cheer runners & walkers to go the correct direction.
Start Time: 6:30am CDT
Registration Limit: 7 spots left.
Event: Lead Bike Rider Half Marathon
This is my favorite volunteer position. You get to ride 50 yards or so in front of the lead runner. It's a casual pace for a bike - you'll shout to people that may be walking the other way that the race leader is coming.
Start Time: 7:00am CDT
Registration Limit: 1 spot left.
Event: Help set up and run the Half Marathon
Show up a couple hours early and help us move things around - water bottles, medals, shirts, etc... and we'll discount your race entry 50%
Start Time: 5:30am CDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
Price: $44.99 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $47.49 after July 8, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 1, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 8, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $44.99 Race Fee + $5.65 SignUp Fee
July 9, 2022, 12:00am CDT July 9, 2022, 11:59pm CDT $47.49 Race Fee + $5.80 SignUp Fee
Event: Pacer
One Pacer per time gets a free entry. email chet@fun-races.com if you're interested - we will need some races you've done to ensure you can maintain the pace you select
Start Time: 6:30am CDT
Registration Limit: 3 spots left.
Event: "Christmas" in the Morning & "Mayhem in the Evening!!!
15% Discount Per Event
Here’s what you get when you sign up for this race bundle:
Christmas in July Half Marathon and 5K Chicago
Elk Grove, IL 60007 US 07/09/2022
Pick 1 of the following events:
  • Live Half Marathon (Elf Off the Shelf Swag) — Jul 9, 2022 at 7:00am CDT to 12:00pm CDT
  • Live 5K (Elf Off the Shelf Swag) — Jul 9, 2022 at 7:30am CDT to 12:00pm CDT
  • Live Half Marathon (Snow Globe Swag) — Jul 9, 2022 at 7:00am CDT
  • Live 5K (Snow Globe Swag) — Jul 9, 2022 at 7:30am CDT
Margarita Mayhem 5K (Chicago)
Elk Grove, IL 60007 US 07/09/2022
  • Live Margarita 5K — Jul 9, 2022 at 5:00pm EDT to 8:00pm EDT
Event: Double the Christmas Summer Fun (Indianapolis & Chicago)!
20% Discount Per Event
Here’s what you get when you sign up for this race bundle:
Christmas in July Half Marathon and 5K Indy
Indianapolis, IN 46204 US 07/30/2022
Pick 1 of the following events:
  • Live Half Marathon — Jul 30, 2022 at 7:00am EDT
  • Live 5K — Jul 30, 2022 at 7:30am EDT
Christmas in July Half Marathon and 5K Chicago
Elk Grove, IL 60007 US 07/09/2022
Pick 1 of the following events:
  • Live Half Marathon (Elf Off the Shelf Swag) — Jul 9, 2022 at 7:00am CDT to 12:00pm CDT
  • Live 5K (Elf Off the Shelf Swag) — Jul 9, 2022 at 7:30am CDT to 12:00pm CDT

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