Join Us on Sun July 14, 2019
Let’s beat the summer heat! Join the many other festive runners this July at Busse Woods South, Grove #5 in Elk Grove Village, IL for an early morning run of the Christmas In July Half Marathon and 5K. Busse Woods trails follow a picturesque path through woods, meadows, and picnic areas.
For runners 21+ years of age, your registration includes a pint of beer at the finish line provided by Church Street Brewing Company.
Race Times and Routes
Water Stops: Miles 1.5 / 3 / 4 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9.5 / 10.5 / 11.5 / 12.5
Grapes/Flavor-Ice: Miles 1.5 / 4 / 6 / 8 / 10.5 / 11.5
Restrooms: Miles 1 / 4 / 6 / 6.5 / 8 / 9.5 / 10.5
Official Partner Hotel
1800 East Golf Road
Schaumburg, Illinois, USA, 60173
*Room Block and Discounted Rate Information will be provided in your confirmation email when you register.
Packet Pick Up
Church Street Brewing Company
1480 Industrial Drive Unit C
Itasca IL 60143
Ample parking is available in the Forest Preserve, Groves 17-25. The entrance is located just east of I-290 on the south side of Higgins Road. Click here for a map.
We do recommend arriving early to secure a parking spot.
There will be no shuttle service from the Hyatt Hotel (due to time of day), however you can coordinate with the hotel for return shuttle service after the event.
If you have participated in any Fun Races event, then you likely have points that have accumulated. You can check your balance here. For those of you with enough points, here is the redemption schedule for Christmas in July Run:
6,400 Half Marathon through 6/4
6,900 Half Marathon through 6/18
7,400 Half Marathon through 7/3
4,200 5K through 6/4
4,500 5K through 6/18
4,700 5K through 7/3