Hot Chocolate

Chicago - Seasonal

When and where is the race?

Location Sunday, October 29th, 2017 Grant Park, Chicago, IL Start Times - Wave 1 (15k & 5K): 7:30am - Wave 2 (15k & 5k): 8:15am 2 mile walk - Walk start time: 9:15a All start times are subject to cha...

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Where can I park on race day?

Millennium Garages Millennium Garages offer the closest and most convenient parking on race day, with more than 9,200 spaces. The garages can be accessed as follows: Millennium Park Garage and Millenniu...

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Can I take public transportation?

Public Transit Participants and spectators are encouraged to travel to Grant Park via public transportation. The CTA will be increasing early morning train capacity race day. Specific details of the extr...

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Where and when is Expo?

Location McCormick Place 2301 S King Dr Chicago, IL 60616 Dates & Times: Friday, October 27, 2017 - 10am to 7pm Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 10am to 6pm There is NO race day packet pick up. *If you paid...

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Are there special hotel rates?

Our official hotels for the Hot Chocolate 15k/5k! Benefits of staying at one of the official race hotels include: -Close proximity to the race site. -Opportunity to mingle with other runners. -Friendly booking...

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How can I volunteer?

The Hot Chocolate 15K/5K is seeking energetic, hardworking volunteers to assist with the Hot Chocolate Runner Expo and Race Day events. Volunteers provide key support to the thousands of participants as they “r...

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