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Light the Torch 5K Night Run

Presented in partnership by Wheaton Park District and the FT Cares Foundation.

The Light the Torch 5K Night Run/Walk is a unique race event through downtown Wheaton after sunset. Participants receive glow giveaways, race through luminary lanes, and end with a street fest, featuring a DJ, carnival rides, and food trucks. This is a timed race, runner bibs are chipped.



Race Map

Please check back for the race route to be posted.

Interested in sponsorship opportunities?

See 2018 Sponsorship Package (PDF).

Contact Kristina Nemetz for more information at 630-510-5064 or knemetz@wheatonparks.org.

Interested in volunteering at this event?

Please check back for ways to get involved!

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