Things to Do During Marathon Week and Beyond

Marathon week in Chicago will be bursting with family-friendly things to do

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Marathon week in Chicago will be bursting with family-friendly things to do. You’ve trained all summer, it’s a celebration and time for you to treat yourself. Use this list to help schedule your week. 

Nike Chicago

Meditation, a relay race, customized experiences, get your medal engraved, marathon gear and more with Nike. Head over to the Nike.com/Chicago to sign up for one or all the things they have in store! 

Just Do It Headquarters

When: Wednesday October 4th to Monday October 8th

Time: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (October 6th doors open at 12:00 p.m.)

Where: 673 N. Michigan Avenue

Just Do It Pop Up Relay Race

When: Thursday October 5th

Time: Student race 7 p.m.

Adult race 8:30 p.m.

Where: Maggie Daley Skating Ribbon

337 E Randolph

Medal Engraving

When: Monday October 8th and Tuesday October 9th

Time: 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Nike Running Bucktown 1640 N. Damen

Three Run Two

This group has a week full of festivities to welcome marathon day including a popular after party.

Social Run Food and Drinks

When: Wednesday October 4th

Time: 7:15 p.m.

Where: Merchant 3137 W Logan Boulevard

Shake-Out Run

Where: Saturday October 6th

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Where: California Blue Line Station 2211 N California Ave

Post Marathon Dance Party

When: Sunday October 7th

Time: 9 p.m.

Where: Logan Square Auditorium 2539 North Kedzie Boulevard

Find more details and tickets to the dance party here http://www.threeruntwo.com/events/

The Mikkeller Running Club

Join the fun run 5k distance and drink beer right after!

When: Saturday October 6th

Time: 11:10 a.m.

Location: Beer Temple 3173 N Elston Avenue

CITIUS Mag Chi-Town Shakeout powered by Fleet Feet

Fans of Citius Magazine are invited to a 3 to 4 mile run that includes breakfast and coffee during a live podcast taping. Founder Chris Chavez is set to sign autographs. Find more information and register for a free ticket here.

When: Saturday October 6th

Time: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Location: 1714 N Wells North Wells Street

Chicago Shake-Out Art Run

Travel to the Logan Square neighborhood to see the amazing murals and local artist as you run through the street art gallery.

For tickets: http://www.runstreet.com/events/chicago-shakeout-art-run

When: Saturday, October 6th

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where: Galerie F 2415 North Milwaukee Avenue

Three Run Two

This group has a week full of festivities to welcome marathon day.

Social Run Food and Drinks

When: Wednesday October 4th

Time: 7:15 p.m.

Where: Merchant 3137 W Logan Boulevard

Shake-Out Run

Where: Saturday October 6th

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Where: California Blue Line Station 2211 N California Ave

Post Marathon Dance Party

When: Sunday October 7th

Time: 9 p.m.

Where: Logan Square Auditorium 2539 North Kedzie Boulevard

Find more details and tickets to the dance party here.

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