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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, 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
Sat, Apr 1Walk to Run - 5k Training ProgramSchaumburg, IL
Sat, Apr 8Bunny Run 5kMarion, IL
Sat, Apr 8Celebrate Every Step Relay For Life of Livingston County 5KPontiac, IL
Sat, Apr 8Saint Viator Run with the Pride After Dark 5kArlington Heights, IL
Sat, Apr 8Northeast ColorBurst5K 2017Danville, IL

Recent 5K races in Illinois

Sat, Mar 25Chasing Cupcakes 5K, 10K, 13.1 - CLEARANCE ONLY $6.00 - ChicagoChicago, IL
Sat, Mar 25Shamrock Rockford 5K Beer RunLoves Park, IL
Sat, Mar 25Penguin in the Park 5kDecatur, IL
Sun, Mar 19AMITA Health Bolingbrook St. Paddy's Half Marathon & 5k Run/WalkBolingbrook, IL
Sat, Mar 186th Annual Hamilton County Rotary 5k & 10k Run / WalkMcleansboro, IL
Sat, Mar 18Shamrock Chicago 5K Beer RunArlington Heights, IL
Sat, Mar 11The Bearded Princess 5K & 10K- ONLY $6.00! - ChicagoChicago, IL
Sat, Mar 11Dixon YMCA Shamrock Shuffle 5KDixon, IL
Sat, Mar 11Leprechaun Leap - St Paddy's Day 5k & 8k Run/WalkChicago, IL
Sat, Mar 11Dublindee Kilted 5KDundee, IL

New/Updated 5K races in Illinois

Sun, Apr 9HAE in Motion 5k-Pi Sigma EpsilonDekalb , IL
Sat, Apr 15Blake's Shining Star 5K and 1 Mile Fun RunNeoga, IL
Sat, Apr 295k at Mount Prospect Irish FestMount Prospect, IL
Sat, May 6DC Dash 5K Run/WalkAlton, IL
Sat, May 13Torch's 5KDixon, IL
Sat, May 13Sullivan High School's 3rd Annual DREAMers 5KChicago, IL
Sat, May 276th Annual Run For The Brave 5K Run/WalkPlainfield, IL
Mon, Jun 5Monday Miles Progress 5KOswego, IL
Sat, Jun 105K Tractor TrotMalta, IL
Sat, Jun 10HAE in Motion 5k-WheatonWheaton, IL
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