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Lions Club Reindeer Run

Presented in partnership by Wheaton Park District and Lions Club Charities

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 1,250 runners receive a long sleeve tech t-shirt and antlers.


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Type Before 11/2 11/3-11/28 11/30 (Packet Pick-Up)
12/2 (Race Day)
Individual $30 $35 $40
Team* $25 $30 N/A

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

Register for the Race

Please check back for more information regarding partnership opportunities, packet pickup, and more.

Course Details

See Reindeer Run Map 2017 (PDF)


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


Volunteers are essential to the success of the race. Sign up now!

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For questions or concerns, please contact Ryan Miller, Race Director at rmiller@wheatonparks.org or 630.510.5135.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in becoming a sponsor for this race event? Contact Kristina Nemetz at 630-510-5064 or knemetz@wheatonparks.org.

Thanks to our friends at Snowtorious for providing us with some free Ugly Christmas sweaters for this years run!

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