Sun October 13, 2019 Bolingbrook, IL 60440 US Directions


Cheesy Pretzel 5k Run

8:00AM CDT - 9:00AM CDT
Open to ages 5 - 99.

Cheesy Pretzel 1 Mile Walk

8:05AM CDT - 9:00AM CDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


Promenade Bolingbrook
619 East Boughton Road
Bolingbrook, IL US 60440


This USTAF certified (USATF# 12023-JW) 5k event winds through the Promenade Bolingbrook and surrounding neighborhoods. Strollers and walkers are welcome to join the event. Stroller riders are free but will not receive a race shirt. Registered runners must be at least 5 years old.

Participants in the 1 Mile Walk will follow a course through the Promenade property, enjoying fun and games along the route. This is an untimed event.

New for 2019! All participants in the 5k and 1 mile walk will receive a soft pretzel and cheese cup along with an awesome custom finisher's medal at the finish line for completing the race!

Our Charity of Choice program helps you raise money for your favorite local charitable organization. Choose to be a fundraiser and collect pledges to benefit one of several charitable organizations in and around Bolingbrook or make a donation when you register.

5k registration fee:
$30, if registered by August 31, 2019. at 11:59 pm
$35, if registered by October 10, 2019 at 11:59 pm
$40 on race day

1 Mile Walk registration fee:
$25, if registered by October 10, 2019. at 11:59 pm
$30 on race day

Pre-registration closes on October 10 at 5:00 pm CT. Race day registration will be available beginning at 6:30 am ($40 for 5k, $30 for 1 Mile Walk). The Cheesy Pretzel 5k and 1 Mile Walk runs rain or shine. No refunds available.

  • 7:30 am Warm-up
  • 8:00 am 5k start time
  • 8:05 am 1 Mile Walk start time
  • 9:15 am Awards ceremony

There will be an awards presentation for the 5k event following the finish of the race. Awards presented to overall male and female and to the top three finishers in each age group of men and women (10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+).

Participants registered by October 1 will receive a moisture wicking long sleeve shirt.

Post-race refreshments will be provided.

Advance Packet Pick Up

We are offering Packet Pick-Up times before the event at the Bolingbrook Area Chamber of Commerce office (201 Canterbury Lane, Suite B, Bolingbrook, IL 60440). Avoid race day lines, and come by to pick up your shirt, goodie bag, free raffle ticket, and other materials.

  • Friday, October 11 from 3 PM - 5 PM
  • Saturday, October 12 from 9 AM - 12 PM

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