Registration is open for the Allerton Races on Friday and Saturday, April 21-22. Options include a Trail-Glo 5K on Friday evening, and a 10K or half-marathon Saturday.
Half-marathon and 10K competitors will run on the Schroth Trails, along wooded terrain, through the Lost Garden and into the Allerton Meadow, finishing with a 100-yard dash between the FuDogs to the finish line!
Runners taking part in the Trail-Glo 5K will follow illuminated trail markings under an evening sky through the magic of the park’s Formal Gardens.
Here are the races that are available in 2023:
— Trail-Glo 5K, 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 21, $25/person
— 10K Run, 9 a.m. Saturday, April 22, $33/person
— Half Marathon, 9 a.m. Saturday, April 22, $38/person
— Virtual races are also available
Medals are awarded for all 10K and half marathon finishers!
Register for the races here.
The Allerton Races also raise money for Make-A-Wish Illinois. “Wish Warriors” get a special logo on the sleeve of their race T’s if they donate $10 or more to Make-A-Wish Illinois by clicking here.
Additional information on the race can be found on the Allerton Races website or by emailing the race director at firstname.lastname@example.org.