Free & Accessible
'Go Runs are free and welcoming to all in an effort to make organized running events more accessible.
'Go Run's are held almost every Saturday from February to November in parks around Chicago and the suburbs.
'Go Run are welcoming to newcomers and experienced runners and walkers. No matter your level or your goal, we invite you to join us!
'Go Runs are unique in how they bring people together in their neighborhood parks to encourage active lifestyle and build community through running.
Everyone is welcome - Race, Run, Jog, Walk, Volunteer - 'Go Run!
'Go Run is produced in partnership between the Chicago Area Runners Association, a 501 c3 not-for-profit organization, and the Chicago Park District.
'Go Runs are FREE and open to anyone in our effort to make running enjoyable and accessible to all, both newcomers, and long-time runners alike. Through 'Go Run, CARA, and the Chicago Park District have an objective to activate neighborhood parks, build communities and encourage an active lifestyle through running and volunteerism.
Use the toggle arrows at the top of the calendar to see additional dates. Or click HERE to print the full schedule for 2020.
Full Schedule: Use the toggle arrows at the top of the calendar to see additional dates. Or click HERE to print the full schedule for 2020.
Play the "CARA-Land" Game - Win a FREE Shirt!
Race to the finish of "CARA-Land" to win a free 'Go Run shirt! Your CARA-Land game board is on the back of your 'Go Run bib. Move forward on the board by earning finisher points at each 'Go Run.
After each 'Go Run, visit the blue tent to get an official stamp on your game board. Once you have reached the finish, we'll give you your prize - a free 'Go Run shirt! Everyone can win!
Earn 2 finisher points for finishes at Warren Park, Humboldt Park and 63rd St. Beach. Earn 3 points at all other parks. Double your points by completing challenges: 1.) First 'Go Run finish of the 2020 season., 2.) Bring a friend or family member to 'Go Run., 3.) Achieve a new personal best time., 4.) Finish on a cold (<50) or rainy day.