Mark Your Calendar Chicago 32nd Annual Bastille Day 5K & 8K Run/Walk & Block Party

The 32nd Annual Bastille Day 5K & 8K Run/Walk & Block Party Returns to Chicago

Celebrate France’s Independence Day

WHAT:                 Oh là là…the legendary French inspired Bastille Day 5K & 8K Run/Walk & Block Party returns to Lincoln Park! The popular mid-summer Chicago event will be a celebration of all things French, including Bastille Day (officially July 14th). Enjoy a refreshing evening run on Lake Michigan’s lakefront trail, followed by a Merveilleux block party to celebrate the holiday accordingly! All participants receive a “Très Bien” tech shirt. Register at to attend this highly anticipated event.

WHEN:                                 Thursday, July 11, 2013

TIME:                    8K begins at 7:15 p.m. / 5K begins at 7:30 p.m.

WHERE:               Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, Cannon Dr. & Fullerton, Chicago, IL

COST:                    5K: $27, 8K: $32

WHO:                   US Road Sports & Entertainment Group, the event organizer, is a health and wellness company dedicated to the production of world-class endurance events. The mission of US Road Sports is to offer an unparalleled participant sports experience that showcases host communities and endures as a deeply valued local asset through events that are a part of the city’s culture, identity and brand.  For each participant, US Road Sports strives to offer events that allow participants of all skill levels the opportunity to improve their physical and mental health and accomplish life-altering goals while having fun.  US Road Sports provides sponsors and municipalities highly effective exposure to help maximize their presence and message in the community.