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Calendar of 5K Races in Illinois

The 5K distance is the perfect introductory distance for novice runners, as well as a challenging test of endurance and speed for competitive runners. Casual runners who want to take their training to the next level can benefit greatly from a 5K race. The best part of a 5K race is that they are accessible to all fitness types, ages and levels.

Here you will find a listing of the 5K races registered with JogRunRace for Illinois.

Upcoming 5K races in Illinois

Sat, Mar 11Dublindee Kilted 5KDundee, IL
Sat, Mar 11Leprechaun Leap - St Paddy's Day 5k & 8k Run/WalkChicago, IL
Sat, Mar 11Dixon YMCA Shamrock Shuffle 5KDixon, IL
Sat, Mar 186th Annual Hamilton County Rotary 5k & 10k Run / WalkMcleansboro, IL
Sun, Mar 19AMITA Health Bolingbrook St. Paddy's Half Marathon & 5k Run/WalkBolingbrook, IL
Sat, Mar 25Penguin in the Park 5kDecatur, IL
Sat, Apr 1Arny Johnson 10 Mile & 5KMachesney Park, IL
Sat, Apr 1Build The Legion Strong 5kSalem, IL
Sat, Apr 1April Fools 5k RunBloomingdale, IL
Sat, Apr 1No Foolin' 5kLockport, IL

Recent 5K races in Illinois

Sat, Feb 4Charleston Challenge - Mid-Winter Classic - 15KCharleston, IL

New/Updated 5K races in Illinois

Sat, Mar 11Dublindee Kilted 5KDundee, IL
Sat, Mar 11Leprechaun Leap - St Paddy's Day 5k & 8k Run/WalkChicago, IL
Sat, Mar 186th Annual Hamilton County Rotary 5k & 10k Run / WalkMcleansboro, IL
Sun, Mar 19AMITA Health Bolingbrook St. Paddy's Half Marathon & 5k Run/WalkBolingbrook, IL
Sat, Mar 25Penguin in the Park 5kDecatur, IL
Sat, Apr 1Arny Johnson 10 Mile & 5KMachesney Park, IL
Sat, Apr 1Build The Legion Strong 5kSalem, IL
Sat, Apr 1April Fools 5k RunBloomingdale, IL
Sat, Apr 1No Foolin' 5kLockport, IL
Sat, Apr 1Fast Cat 5k/10kPlainfield, IL
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