6th Annual Lemont Park District Frigid 5k


Event Date

Sun, Dec 7, 2014


Lemont, IL

About This Activity

Event Description

Bundle up and join us for the 6th Annual Lemont Park District Frigid 5k!   Break out those Santa hats and ugly Christmas sweaters for this festive 5k Race through the Park District’s Beautiful Centennial Campus. *Register by November 19th to be guaranteed a Frigid 5k or Candy Cane Kids Dash Hoodie!

Frigid 5k Start 8:00am

Candy Cane Kids Dash Start: 8:45am

The Candy Cane Kids Dash is a special ¼ mile run for those 10 under.  A parent may run with a registered Candy Cane Dasher or push them in a stroller.

 *Register by November 19th to be guaranteed a Frigid 5k or Candy Cane Kids Dash Hoodie!


$20 Early bird registration through Friday October 31st.

$8  Early Bird Registration Candy Cane Kids Dash through Friday October 31st.

$25 online on Active.com through Saturday November 1st - Wednesday December 3rd

$10 Candy Cane Kids Dash Saturday November 1st -Wednesday December 3rd

*there will be a $3.25 active.com processing fee added to each registration

Event details and schedule

New This Year

Candy Kane Kids Dash for kids 10 under a ¼ mile fun run where everyone wins! Totally Frozen After Party

In Person Registration

$30 Frigid 5k/$15 Candy Cane Kids Dash at Packet Pickup Thursday December 4th 4pm-8pm And Friday December 5th 4pm-8pm

$35 Frigid 5k/ $15 Candy Cane Kids Dash Race Day 6:45am-7:45am

Packet Pick Up

Packet Pickup will be held on Thursday December 4th and Friday December 5th from 4-8pm.  Participants may register in person at packet pickup for $30.  The Candy Cane Kids dash with be $15.

Race Day Registration

Race Day Registration will be $35 and available from 6:45am-7:45am.  The Candy Cane Kids Dash will be $15.


Volunteers are essential to the success of the race.   Please contact race director Jen Saylor at Jennifer-Saylor@lemontparkdistrict.org.


Parking is available at the on the Lemont Park District campus and at Old Quarry Middle School.  


 Runner safety is of the utmost importance.  Therefore, bicycles, in-line skates, other-wheeled vehicles (except wheelchairs) and dogs are not allowed.  Jogging strollers must start in the rear.  No exceptions.

 In the event of extreme weather conditions including extreme wind chills, snow fall, or ice the race may be postponed and/or cancelled.

 If a runner must drop out of the race for any reason they MUST check in with a volunteer along the race route and give them their name and bib number.  The volunteer will contact the race director on her cell phone and relay this information.   This policy will be communicated to runners via email, on flyers at packet pickup, and via announcements on race day.

 Runners will have 1.5 hours from the time they cross the start line to complete the course.  Runners that are not able to complete the course within the 1.5 hour time limit will be removed from the course and returned to the starting area.

 Additional Information

 Post-race includes music, awards and refreshments. Walking is permitted.  Race start time may be adjusted based on expected weather conditions.  In the event of unsafe weather conditions the race may be delayed or cancelled.  All registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. Early registration is only available online through www.active.com.  In person registrations will only be accepted at packet pick up and on race day.  *Register by November 19th to be guaranteed at Frigid 5k or Candy Cane Dash Hoodie!


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