2018 Walk for Wellness House

Event Information

Sunday, May 6, 2018

The walk/run begins and ends at Wellness House (131 N. County Line Rd, Hinsdale IL 60521)

Event Day Schedule

  • 7:00 – 8:00 am Registration.  If you have picked up your t-shirt and/or runner’s bib and have no additional donations to turn in, you do not need to register or check-in on event day.
  • 8:00 Program on stage
  • 8:30 am Walk/Run Begins.  5K Runners will line up first, followed by 3K walkers.
  • 10:00 a.m.  Event Wrap Up

Registration Options
There is a 5K run option and a 3K walk option.  Our 5K runners will start first followed by 3K walkers. You have the option of a timed/chipped 5K and a 5K fun run (not timed).

  • Registration is $25 per person for the 3K walk or 5K fun run.  The price goes up to $30 April 1 when early-bird pricing expires.  
  • Registration is $35 per person for the  5K timed run.  The price goes up to $40 April 1 when early-bird pricing expires. 
  • If you wish to register additional people as part of your transaction, you can do so on the last step of the registration process.  
  • Everyone who registers will receive their own fundraising page and username/password.
  • Please select the 5K fun run, 5K timed run, 3K walk, or virtual walker option.
  • Virtual walkers are those who wish to register and raise funds for Wellness House, but can't physically attend the event on May 6.

All participants will receive a t-shirt and are welcome to participate in activities that morning. A small breakfast is also provided.

For help with registration, please see this guide.

Course

The walk/run is in the neighborhood surrounding Wellness House. There will be volunteers and signs to guide you throughout the course.  Traffic will be stopped by Hinsdale police to accommodate walkers/runners crossing major roads. View the course map here.

Parking
 We have been given permission to park in the Adventist Hinsdale Hospital garage, which is located on the southwest corner of Oak and Walnut.  There is also some parking available in the lot of the Hinsdale Seventh-day Adventist Church on the northeast corner of Oak and Walnut.  Additionally, there is a Metra commuter lot just south of Wellness House on County Line - on the other side of the train tracks.  Give yourself some extra time as parking close to Wellness House is limited. Roads on the route may be barricaded.  Access will be easiest on Walnut Road, west of County Line Road. The Wellness House parking lot will be closed.  There is ample street parking in the surrounding neighborhood. Please be respectful of our neighbors.

Packet Pick-up
Your packet includes an official walk t-shirt, a runner’s bib for runners, a route map and event day schedule.  These items can be picked up as follows:

  • Thursday, May 3 at Wellness House 12:00-4:00p.m.
  • Friday, May 4 at Wellness House from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Saturday, May 5 at Wellness House from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Event Day (May 6) from 7:00 am – 8:30 am

Have more questions? Please visit our FAQ