C.A.R. Foundation 5K Run/Walk | Chicago Association of REALTORS®


C.A.R. Foundation 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, June 22, 2019
6:45 AM – 9:45 AM | 5K Race Start: 8:00 AM
Early Bird (ends on Friday, June 8): Members - $35, Non-Members - $40 | From Saturday, June 9 through Friday, June 21 @ 5 PM: Members - $40, Non-Members - $45 | On-site registration: Member - $45, Non-Member - $50

Online registration will close on Friday, June 21 at 5:00 PM. Cash, Check and Credit Card will be accepted on-site for race registration.

On your mark. Get set. GO! Join the CAR Foundation for a Saturday morning 5K Run/Walk, a family FUN-draiser! Whether you’re a competitive runner, looking to briskly walk with your pals, or just dusting off your sneakers to join your industry peers, we welcome all levels to participate in this event! All participants will receive a t-shirt, as well as healthy snacks and refreshing beverages.

We’ll start the morning stretching our legs and listening to power music in Lincoln Park. The 5K will begin at 8:00 AM. Once the last participant achieves their photo finish, we’ll then gather the kids for a free kids race for ages 8 and under. All kids race participants will receive a Kids Race Ribbon to commemorate their experience. Registration for the kids race will take place on-site on the day of the 5k.

Awards will be given to top male and top female overall winners. Additionally, we will award each the top three males and top three females in each age group with an award.

  • 20 and Under
  • 21-30
  • 31-40
  • 41-50
  • 51-60
  • 61 and over (to be determined based on runner registrations)


Friday, June 21

Packet Pickup: 1 PM – 5 PM at C.A.R. Central | 430 N. Michigan Ave. 8th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611

Saturday, June 22 

6:45 AM: On-site packet pickup / on-site registration opens / Kid’s Race Registration
8:00 AM: Start of the C.A.R. Foundation 5K Run/Walk
9:20 AM: Free kid’s race – ages 8 & under (will start immediately following the completion of the 5K)
9:30 AM: Awards (immediately following the conclusion of the Kid’s Race)
9:45 AM: Event concludes

Stage Location:

Staging Area is located at the South Athletic Fieldhouse in Lincoln Park located near the corner of Stockton and LaSalle. The start/finish line will be located at the South Athletic Fieldhouse as well.


Parking is available at 1730 N. Stockton for a fee of $19 for three (3) hours or less. Free street parking is also available near the staging area.

Join the conversation by using #CARfoundation on your social media posts.

Please note that this is a fundraiser in support of the CAR Foundation, which is C.A.R.’s 501 c3 organization. All proceeds will go towards the C.A.R. Foundation in support of real estate scholarships, community driven/housing charitable contributions and outreach efforts.

Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

The Chicago Association of REALTORS® (CAR) is committed to creating a safe and inclusive experience for our community and providing a friendly and welcoming environment for all. We do not tolerate harassment in any form. Please act professionally and follow our Code of Conduct at all CAR events.

  • C.A.R. Foundation 5K Run/Walk