Join us on Sunday, October 4, 2015 as we celebrate Fall Color Fest at the Arboretum with the twelth annual Fall Color 5K Run & Walk.
Our challenging USATF-certified course follows the East Side Main Route through rolling terrain.
Proceeds from this run help support The Morton Arboretum's mission of planting and conserving trees and other plants for a greener, healthier, and more beautiful world.
Event Highlights include:
- ChronoTrack B-Tag timing system
- Technical t-shirt
- FREE admission to explore our 1700-acres, including the award winning Children's Garden
- Recovery food
- Awards for top overall male and female winners in each age division
Designed for youngsters ages 2 to 10 years, the Kids Dash takes place on a loop course in the heart of the festivities. The race will be staged in the following heats:
- 2-4 years - 50 yards
- 5-6 years - 1/4 mile
- 7-10 years - 1/2 mile
All participants will receive a t-shirt and a finisher's ribbon.
Registration for the Kids Dash is limited to 325 children.
SAVE THE DATE!
The twelth annual Fall Color 5k will take place on October 4, 2015