Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 6pm

Join us at Grant Park for the 2022 Race Against Gun Violence!



  • Arvey Field, Grant Park, Chicago. 1501 S Lake Shore Dr., Grant Park (entrance east of Columbus, just north of Roosevelt Rd — do not go to baseball diamonds!)
  • Parking:  Available at the underground garages at Grant Park South Garage and Museum Campus parking at Soldier Field. We recommend you use a parking app like SpotHero or ParkWhiz to find other nearby, affordable options. There is NO parking at the event site.
  • Public Transportation: CTA trains and buses are strongly encouraged.  Nearest Metra and CTA stops are at Roosevelt Road.
  • Bikes: A Divvy station is located at the corner of Michigan Ave. & Balbo Ave.


  • Registration includes one (1) t-shirt, a race bib, and one (1) drink ticket. One (1) additional drink ticket is available to add onto your registration through EnMotive. Alcoholic beverages will be available on-site for those who provide a valid ID and receive the appropriate wristband at Packet Pickup.
  • Day-of, on-site registration will be available for $50 until 6:00pm. Coupons will still be valid!

Packet Pickup

  • Advance Packet Pickup will take place on June 9th from 3:00pm to 6:30pm and 10th from 11:30am to 6:30pm at Outdoor Voices (841 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60614). Metered street parking is available on Armitage, however, free street parking is available on multiple side streets in the neighborhood. Day-of Packet Pickup opens at 5:00pm and closes at 6:00pm. We highly recommend picking up your packets in advance to avoid long waits on race day.


5:00 PM  Onsite Registration and Packet Pick-Up Begins
6:00 PM  Tots for Peace Sprint
6:15 PM  Welcome and Acknowledgements
6:30 PM  8K Run Start
6:35 PM  5K Run Start
6:40 PM  2 Mile Walk Start
7:45 PM  Race Awards
8:00 PM  Post Race Party and Musical Performances until 9:30 PM

Registration is OPEN!


2022 Race Packet


Thank you to our 2021 and 2022 Race Against Gun Violence Participants, Partners and Sponsors!

How to

Sign Up To Run & Invite Others To Join

Friends, family and anyone who cares about ending gun violence in Chicago! There’s a race for every age and level!

Meet and Support Organizations Working To End Gun Violence

Raise funds for our Community Partners and Affiliates’ life-saving work through our peer-to- peer fundraising program. 100% of the contributions raised through the race go back to the community.

Corporate Sponsorship and Corporate Social Responsibility

RAGV offers a wide range of tailorable sponsorship opportunities along with a number of ways to engage employees in health and wellness activities, community service and charitable giving. Email to learn more: [email protected]

Become A Community Affiliate

If you are a nonprofit organization in Chicago working to end gun violence, you may be eligible to join the race as a Community Affiliate and receive a number of benefits. Contact us for more information: [email protected]


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