C.A.R. Foundation 5K Run/Walk | Chicago Association of REALTORS®


C.A.R. Foundation 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, June 22, 2019
6:45 AM – 9:45 AM | 5K Race Start: 8:00 AM
Saturday, June 8 through Friday, June 21 @ 5 PM: Members - $40, Non-Members - $45 | On-site registration: Member - $45, Non-Member - $50

Online registration will close on Friday, June 21 at 5:00 PM. Cash, Check and Credit Card will be accepted on-site for race registration.


On your mark. Get set. GO! Join the CAR Foundation for a Saturday morning 5K Run/Walk, a family FUN-draiser! Whether you’re a competitive runner, looking to briskly walk with your pals, or just dusting off your sneakers, we welcome all levels to participate! All participants will receive a t-shirt, as well as healthy snacks and refreshing beverages.

We’ll start the morning stretching our legs and listening to power music in Lincoln Park. The 5K will begin at 8:00 AM. Once the last participant achieves their photo finish, we’ll host a free kids race for ages 8 and under. Registration for the kids race will take place on-site the day of the 5k.

Awards will be given to top male and top female overall winners. Additionally, we will award each the top three males and top three females in each age group.

  • 20 and Under
  • 21-30
  • 31-40
  • 41-50
  • 51-60
  • 61 and over (to be determined based on runner registrations)

Interested in volunteering with the Foundation 5K Run/Walk? Click here!


Saturday, June 22 

6:45 AM: On-site packet pickup & on-site registration opens

8:00 AM: Start of the C.A.R. Foundation 5K Run/Walk

  •  Free kid’s race for those ages 8 & under will start immediately following the completion of the 5K
  • Awards ceremony will immediately follow the conclusion of the Kid’s Race

9:45 AM: Event concludes

Stage Location:

Registration and Packet Pickup will be located at the corner of N. Cannon Dr. and W. Fullerton St. The Start/Finish Line will be located here as well.

Parking is available at the following locations:

  • Lincoln Park Zoo Parking Lot (Located at N. Cannon Dr and W. Fullerton Ave) – Directly across the street from the Race Staging Area.
  • 2430 N. Cannon Dr. – Small Lot located on N. Cannon Dr. just north of the Race Staging Area.

Join the conversation by using #CARfoundation on your social media posts.

Please note that this is a fundraiser in support of the CAR Foundation, which is C.A.R.’s 501 c3 organization. All proceeds will go towards the C.A.R. Foundation in support of real estate scholarships, community driven/housing charitable contributions and outreach efforts.

Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

The Chicago Association of REALTORS® (CAR) is committed to creating a safe and inclusive experience for our community and providing a friendly and welcoming environment for all. We do not tolerate harassment in any form. Please act professionally and follow our Code of Conduct at all CAR events.

Interested in receiving our events emails? Click here to sign-up!

  • C.A.R. Foundation 5K Run/Walk