Race Wheaton

The Race Wheaton Package includes a commemorative race shirt from each run and other awesome perks for being a part of this challenge.

Interested in a sponsorship opportunity? Please contact Margie Wilhelmi at mwilhelmi@wheatonparks.org.

WINTER RACE: Lions Club Reindeer Run 5K

Saturday, December 4, 2021 | Race Start: 8:30A | Downtown Wheaton

This CARA Certified race, hosted by the Lions Club in conjunction with the park district, starts and ends at the DuPage County Historical Museum. Participants are encouraged to show holiday spirit and wear costumes. Shirts and antlers are available for all runners.

Lions Club R Run logo

SPRING RACE: Fun Run in Color

Save the Date! Saturday, April 9, 2022 | Location: Downtown Wheaton

The Fun Run in Color is presented by the Wheaton Park District and the Rotary Club of Wheaton AM.

Please check back for 2022 race registration details.

Questions? Contact Joseph Viso at jviso@wheatonparks.org  or 630.510.5064.

SUMMER RACE: Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 5K/10K & 1/2-Mile

Saturday, June 4, 2022 | Location: Downtown Wheaton

One of the Chicago Suburbs’ Largest 5K/10K Runs. Don’t miss this popular community race event that supports Cosley Zoo!

Please check back for 2022 race registration details.

Questions? Contact Gail Creer at gcreer@wheatonparks.org or 630.510.5105.


FALL RACE: Light the Torch 5K Night Run

2022 Race Date & Time: TBD | Downtown Wheaton

This 5K run is perfect for the avid runner or team of walkers. Run through downtown Wheaton, race through luminary lanes and enjoy glow/reflector giveaways. The race ends with a laser light show for all.

The public is welcome to join the free after-party event.

A portion of proceeds benefit FT Cares Foundation and its mission of transforming lives.

2021 Race Results