Spectator InformationViewing Locations
Spectators have a couple of great options to watch their friends and family participate in the Chicago Half Marathon or Hyundai Hope on Wheels 5K. Spectators may view the start and finish of the events in Jackson Park. After the start, spectators can see participants at the 1 mile mark, the 4 mile mark, 5 mile mark and the 12 mile mark by walking within Jackson Park. The Jackson Park area provides ample opportunities for spectators to see their loved ones participate.
The METRA is a great, easy way to get to and from the event on Raceday. The Electric Line from Millennium Station (on
If you're coming from
Lakeview, Hotel and Downtown Shuttle
The shuttle system will also be running from three convenient stops around the Chicago area. The shuttles will leave each stop at
Belmont (Red/Brown Line stop)
Shuttles will have two separate departure times,
No parking is available in or around Jackson Park. There are a limited number of spaces available at the Museum of Science & Industry (
Street parking is available around the area and in the neighborhoods. However, any vehicle parked on the race route will be towed at the owners expense. Please be aware of where you are parking.