What it is: Even though Bastille day isn’t technically until July 14th, the people behind France’s Independence want you to come celebrate early by participating in the 5k or 8k walk/run or just celebrate afterwards at the block party. Food, refreshments and entertainment will be provided at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. Proceeds will benefit Chicago’s Mercy Home for Boys & Girls.
Dates: July 10, 2014
Hours: 8K: 7:15 pm start | 5K: 7:30 pm start
Neighborhood: Lincoln Park
Address: Cannon Dr. & Fullerton Pkwy. 2430 N. Cannon Dr Chicago, IL 60614
Cost: Registration fee: $30-35; Block party admission to non-participants: $5