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July events on the Lakefront Trail

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Summer has officially arrived and with it an abundance of events happening in Chicago. We have compiled a list of activities happening on and around the Lakefront Trail for the month of July.  For more information and updates of conditions on the Lakefront, follow us at @activetransLFT on Twitter. 

Saturday, July 4

Fourth of July Fireworks

Time: 9:30pm

Location: Navy Pier


Wednesday, July 8

Zumies Best Foot Forward

Time: N/A

Location: Grant Skate Park

July 8-12

Taste of Chicago

Time:  11am-9pm Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday; 10am-9pm Saturday & Sunday

Location: Grant Park

Saturday, July 11

Volleywood Beach Bash & Tournament

Time: 9am

Location: North Avenue Beach


Imerman Angels Brunch Run 5k

Time: 8:30am

Location: Montrose Harbor


35th Annual Chicago Sprints Regatta (rowing competition)

Time: 7am

Location: Lincoln Park Rowing Lagoon


Sunday, July 12

9th Annual Miles for Melanoma Chicago

Time: 7am

Location: Montrose Habor


35th Annual Chicago Sprints Regatta

Time: 7am(?)-8pm

Location: Lincoln Park rowing Lagoon


Monday, July 13

IFTSA Feeding Tomorrow Fun Run & Walk

Time: 6:15am

Location: Grant Arvey Field


Burgers & Beer 5k Run/Walk

Time: 5pm

Location: Solder Field

More info…


Thursday, July 16

2015 Run for the Kids

Time: 7pm

Location: Soldier Field


Saturday, July 18

Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago 5k

Time: 7:30am

Location: Grant Park

Course map…


Sunday, July 19

Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon & 10k

Time: 6:30am

Location: Grant Park

Course map…


Thursday, July 23

13th Annual Run for Gus 5k Run/1 Mile Walk

Time: 6pm

Location: Diversey Harbor

Course map…


Espirit de She Chicago Run

Time: 6:30pm

Location: Montrose Beach

Course map…

Saturday, July 25

BTN Big 10k and Fun Fest

Time: 7am

Location: Soldier Field/Museum Campus

More info…

Thursday, July 30

Rock the Night 5k

Time: 4pm

Location: Soldier Field


Course map…