Postponed to June-August 2020
8:45am Kids Dash - 9:00am 5k Race

***Due to COVID-19, this race has been postponed until Summer 2020.  Stay tuned for updates on the new date and like our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/aprilfools5kbloomingdale***

 

Start/finish line located behind Meijer at 130 S. Gary Ave in Bloomingdale IL, 60108

5K Registration Rates

  • $32 (before 3/22) 
  • $37 (before 4/3 @ 12:00pm)
  • $40 (race day)

400m Kids Dash Registration Rates

  • $14 (before 3/22)
  • $16 (before 4/3 @ 12:00pm)
  • $20 (race day)
You Don't Want To Miss This Beautiful Racecourse!
Come run along the path that surrounds the naturally beautiful waterfront in Mallard Lake Forest Preserve.
Just a few reasons to join us this year...
  • Flat and fast course, mix of paved asphalt and crushed limestone – no grass.  Start/finish line is on asphalt.  USA Track and Field Certification #IL-13156-JW  
  • Short Sleeve Technical Running Shirt (youth, ladies and unisex sizing)
  • Award Medals to top three finishers in each age category (men and women; under 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+).
  • Cash Prizes for 1st ($100), 2nd ($75) and 3rd ($50) Place Overall for Male and Female
  • 400 meter Kids Dash for ages 2-12 years, asphalt course, keepsake ribbon and t-shirt
  • Plenty of restrooms, water and post-race refreshments
  • Free parking adjacent to the start/finish line in Meijer’s South Lot
  • Disposable electronic chip timing with Lakeshore Athletic Services
  • Early packet pick-up will be on Thursday, April 2nd from 3-7pm and Friday, April 3rd from 3-7pm at Trinity Lutheran Church, 405 Rush St, Roselle, IL 60172 for any registrations received by 6:00am on Thursday, April 2nd.
  • Race Day Packet Pick-Up will be available at the Start/Finish line from 7:30am-8:45am on race day.
Fun local race, providing over $70,000 of support for local charities over the past 8 years.

Easy to access location, close parking, well marked course with professional chip timing.

Proceeds for the April Fools 5k benefit our local community.
Our official charity is Trinity Adult Day Care Services and Lutheran School.

Growing families is what Trinity in Roselle IL has been doing for over 120 years.  Through their Adult Day Services, preschool and K-8th grade school programs, they provide support to families of all ages.  Their mission is to "Love People to Life in Jesus, Because Jesus Changes Everything!"

Learn More About Trinity

Thank you to our sponsors!

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Racing Circuits
April Fools 5k is included on the following racing circuits in the Chicago area.

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