St. Pat's Day 5K and 1 Mile pet walk/parade South Elgin, IL 2018

Sunday, March 11, 2018   •  1m, 5k


SEBA Park, 50 West State Street, South Elgin, IL , South Elgin, IL    view map


Put your green on and join us for a 5K race along the Fox River Trail in South Elgin or a 1 mile pet parade/walk at SEBA park in South Elgin.  Proceeds benefit the Anderson Animal Shelter. We have added the 1 mile parade/walk due to requests we have had from adoption families and volunteers to participate.
Each adult and youth 5K participant will receive a T-shirt and custom finishers medal as well as a swag bag filled with fun items! The 5k event will be chip timed!  Awards for overall 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male & female finishers as well as award certificate for 1st place male & female in age categories from 9 and under to 80 and up! 
All pet parade participants will receive a swag bag filled with coupons and St. Pat's Day goodies!


 T Shirt

 Finisher's Medal

 Goody Bag

 Event Timed

 Food and Drinks



Course description:

We will start at SEBA Park in South Elgin and follow the Fox River Bike Trail South along the beautiful Fox River and Forest Preserve.

Course maps:

     Pat's Day 5K - South Elgin  

Directions to start:

The pet parade walk with start promptly at 9:00 am. The traditional 5K will start at 9:15 am.   


Plenty of free parking in South Elgin.

Awards info:

All adult and youth 5K participants will receive a custom finishers medal.Top three male and female will be recognized as well as the top male and female in respective 5 year age groups.

  • 9 and under
  • 5 year age categories (starting at 10yrs old on up)

Chip Timing

The 5K will be chip timed start and finish. The Pet Parade walk will not be timed.

Packet pickup:

Only 5K participants will need to pick up their packet before the event!  Pet Parade participants can pick up their swag bags after the walk! 
Saturday March 10, 2018 : TBD
Sunday March 11, 2018 : 5K SEBA Park 8:00 am – 9:00 am SEBA Park


• 5K Early Bird Registration - Adult 16 and Up (9:15 am start)

$30.00    Expires 2/20/2018 11:59 PM

• Youth Registration (Ages 6-15)  (9:15 am start)

$15.00    Expires 3/10/2018 11:59 PM

• 1 Mile Pet Parade Walk (9:00 AM  start)

$15.00    Expires 3/10/2018 11:59 PM

• Adult 16 & up 2018 5K Pass - Enjoy all 5 of our events in 2018!

$125.00    Expires 3/10/2018 11:59 PM

• Youth 6 to 15 2018 5K Pass - Enjoy all 5 of our events in 2018

$50.00    Expires 3/10/2018 11:59 PM












Free 10" Pizza with your race bib!