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The Deer Park St. Paddy’s 5k & 10k features live Irish music to get everyone in the spirit. At the finish enjoy green soda pop, chocolate gold coins and more Irish inspired treats. 

st paddys run gear

Ring Spun Cotton Shirt!

Pint Glass! (first 600 registered)

Live Music!

Option 1: Get your packet mailed to you for $9.99 (limited time availability).

Option 2: Pick up your packet locally on Friday, March 17, from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. at:
st paddy's 5k packet pick up

Road Runner Sports
20291 N Rand Rd
Kildeer, Illinois 60074

Picking up someone else's packet, don't forget to bring their signed waiver.

Option 3: Pick up your packet on event morning at the start location (not recommended).


Saturday (March 18), Race Day
7:15 a.m. Event Day Packet Pick Up at Start/Finish Location Open
8:05 a.m. Event Day Packet Pick Up Close
8:10 a.m. Parking Lot Closes
8:20 a.m. Kids Dash
8:30 a.m. 5k & 10k Start
9:15 a.m. 5k Awards Ceremony
9:30 a.m. 10 Awards Ceremony
9:50 a.m. Course Closes

Picking up someone else's packet, don't forget to bring their signed waiver.


Course Map, click here


Event Address:
Deer Park Town Center
20530 N Deer Park Blvd.
Deer Park, IL 60010

Coming from Rand Rd./Route 12, turn south on N Deer Park Blvd., turn right into Deer Park Town Center. Event site located just east of Red Robin restaurant. See course map for start/finish line location.

See course map (above) for parking.


Awards will be awarded to the top 3 participants, male and female in each age group and overall.
14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 & 60-64, 65+

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The mission of WINGS is to provide a continuum of integrated services in an effort to end domestic violence and homelessness one family at a time. Click here for details


All participants are required to read and sign the event waiver form to be considered a participant. 

This event is chip timed. Your chip is integrated into your bib number. Your bib number must be worn on the outside of shirt, clearly visible in the stomach area.

There will be no gear check as parking is close to the start/finish.

It is the participant’s responsibility to make sure that they do not impair their ability to hear and detect present or potential hazards and dangers.

The 10K route is two loops on the 5K course.

Water station includes water only.

If at any time you are in need of assistance throughout the event please notify a volunteer or course monitor.

Course conditions may vary. Course could be icy, snowy, wet or have other variable surfaces.

Strollers are allowed for walkers only.

Packet mailings will arrive the week of the event.

The event will start rain, snow or shine. The event could be delayed due to lightning or other dangerous conditions.  Above schedule is weather dependent.


PHONE: 224-757-5425

road runner sports

The Fresh Market

Deer Park Town Center

Deer Park St. Paddy's 5k - March 18, 2017