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Lions Club Reindeer Run

This winter 5K run features lots of spirit, post race refreshments and holiday cheer!  A portion of the proceeds will go to the Ronald McDonald House near Northwestern Medicine in Winfield. The first 1,000 runners receive a long sleeve tech t-shirt and antlers.


Type Before 11/2 11/3-11/29 12/1 (Packet Pick-Up)
12/3 (Race Day)
Individual $30 $35 $40
Team* $25 $30 N/A

*Must have at least 4 to qualify for team rate.


Online Registration Closes: November 29, 2016 11:59P Central Time.

Race Details

Packet Pick Up
Packet Pickup will be held on Thursday, December 1 from 10A-8P at the Wheaton Park District Community Center. Race day packet pick up/registration will be held in the DuPage County Historical Museum from 7:30-8:15A.

Registration is available during packet pick up and on race day for $40.

Course Details
Reindeer Run Map 2016 (PDF)

The runners’ safety is of the utmost importance. Therefore, bicycles, in-line skates, other-wheeled vehicles (except wheelchairs) and dogs are not allowed.

Interested in volunteering?
Volunteers are essential to the success of the race. Sign up now!

Race Questions?
Please contact Ryan Miller, Race Director at rmiller@wheatonparks.org or 630.510.5135.

Interested in becoming a Reindeer Run sponsor?
Contact Nicole Kapala at 630.510.4989 or at nkapala@wheatonparks.org.

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