Race over to The Shamrock Shuffle 8k on April 3, 2016 -Days Inn Chicago.
It's time to lace up those sneakers and get ready to race over to Grant Park on April 3rd for the long-time tradition of one of The Windy City's favorite spring running events, The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8k. St. Patrick's Day may have passed, but the Shamrock Shuffle tradition continues, so suit up with your best Irish gear and let's get ready to kick off spring in a healthy fashion.
As you make preparations for the big race, skip over to the Health & Fitness Expo at McCormick Place on April 1st or 2nd to pick-up your Shamrock Shuffle participant packet and enjoy sashaying through the eighty or more vendors displaying the latest in fashion, nutrition, and health products. Don't fret over parking; a Shamrock Shuffle shuttle will be making its way back and forth for your convenience from Union Station to McCormick Place every 30 minutes on Friday, 4/1 from 9:30 am - 8:30 pm and Saturday, 4/2 from 8:30 am - 6:30 pm. Or you can pay the discounted price of $10 at the McCormick Place Parking Lot A. More information here:
Runners, take your mark! There are two phases of the race for April 3, 2016, at Grant Park, Chicago and here is the day's schedule of events:
- 6:30 am - Corrals open
- 8:30 am - Phase 1 begins (Corrals A-D)
- 9:00 am - Phase 2 begins (Corrals E-H)
- 9:00 am - Post Race Party begins
- 9:30 am - Music enters the Post Race Party
- 1:30 pm - Post Race Party ends
Continue the party at The Scout Waterhouse & Kitchen for the Shamrock Shuffle After Party. Special considerations for race participants with more information here:
After a long day of celebration, relax with our luxurious accommodations at Days Inn Chicago. Our courteous staff is waiting for you!