Activity Guide Spring/Summer 2019 - Page 9

EVENTS Freedom Four™ 4-Mile Run Thursday, July 4 at Lake Ellyn Park • Race Starts at 7:30am Age: 5 & Up Join the biggest event of the running season and help the Park District raise money for scholarships! Last year, over $2,000 was raised to help provide recreation opportunities for families in Glen Ellyn. This star-spangled run starts off on Lenox Road next to Lake Ellyn at 7:30am “sharp” on Thursday, July 4. Awards are presented to the top two male and female finishers in each age division at around 8:30am at the park band shell. A Freedom Four™ t-shirt is guaranteed to every early bird registration. Participants registering after early bird registration receive t-shirts while supplies last. (rm) HOW TO REGISTER: Visit us online at Online registration is available until the start of the race. Registrations will not be accepted at any Park District office. RACE ENTRY FEES: Early Bird Fee (Now-June 27): $25 per person Regular Registration Fee (June 28-July 4): $30 per person There will be no refund of race entry fees. PACKET PICK-UP Early Bird registered participants can pick up their race packets at Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center on Saturday, June 29 from 10am to 5pm. Day-of-race registration and packet pick up begins at 6am and ends at 7:30am at Lake Ellyn Park. AFTERNOON FESTIVITIES, 2007 Afternoon Festivites Thursday, July 4 • 1pm-4pm Held at Lake Ellyn Park Bring your family for a couple of hours of fun and entertainment after the Fourth of July Parade. Festivities include: moonwalks, inflatable obstacle courses, penny carnival games with tickets redeemable for prizes, live music, dancing, and face painting. Concessions will be available for purchase! A $3 wristband lets kids enjoy all of the action while supporting the Glen Ellyn Park District Scholarship Fund. ALL AGES WELCOME Wed, July 17 • 5:30pm-7:30pm Held at Lake Ellyn Park Don’t miss this family friendly, fun filled, FREE evening of music and entertainment, exciting rides and bounce houses, summer craft projects, face painting and so much more! Join us for this Glen Ellyn tradition and make some summer memories. Pack a picnic or enjoy refreshments available for purchase at this event. (jr) FREE TO ATTEND ALL AGES WELCOME 9