SEPTEMBER 20: Administration Office Closed - Our Administration Office at Village Hall will be closed starting at 1:30 pm through the remainder of the day, 9/20.
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Yankee Doodle Dash 5K
DASH THE DOODLE!
2023 Yankee Doodle Dash 5K
Start the Independence Day Celebration with our annual tradition, and dash the streets of Wilmette in our dandy 5K!
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
*No on-site registration will be available – wish our runners luck!
Packet Pickup ends 6/29.
- Date: Monday, July 3
- Race Start: 8 am
- Start/Finish: Gillson Park
Additional info, route map and more can be found on the Independence Day Celebration page.
We’d like to thank our Stars & Stripes Sponsor, de Giulio Kitchen Design for sponsoring our dashing event shirts this year!
Special thanks to our Spangled Sponsor, State Farm Agent Nathan Sulack for sponsoring our dandy participant medals this year!
Shoutout to our Dandy Beverage Partners Double Clutch Brewing Co., Fortnight Brewing Co. & Ravinia Brewing Co. for providing complimentary beer at the finish line! Make sure to grab your drink tickets at the ID check table before or after the race.
No on-site registration will be available. Purchase your tickets by 6/28!
Spend your day at the Independence Day Celebration!
We have two other special events happening on July 3! Learn more here.