Flavor Run 5k Chicago

May 21st - 10am


Price Increase on May 20th

Voted Best New 5k

2016 - Life is Delicious Tour

Flavored Color Run 5k! Inaugural in Chicago!

Walk, run, prance, dance, or stroll because we are so excited for the Inaugural Flavor 5k in the North Chicago Area! Unlike most color runs, the Flavor Run brings you MADE IN THE USA fruit flavored powder, local vendors, and 100% quality fun.

Special thanks to everyone who makes this running event possible!


"Most delicious 5k color run ever" - Suzanne R.

Flavor Run 5k Info

2016 Race Doc - Now Available

When is The Flavor Run 5k Chicago

May 21st, 2016 - Race Start - 10 am

The Flavor Run 5k wants to bring MADE IN THE USA flavored color powder to every city in the US & WORLD! If you love to stroll, walk, run, skip, or dance yourself silly outdoors, then get excited for The Flavor Run to visit Chicago for the first time!

The Flavor Run™ brings local flavor, vendors, and staff to be the BEST and MOST DELICIOUS run that Chicago will ever experience. We are NOT just another "color run" coming to the Chicago Area. This is the one and only FLAVOR RUN. We are a new family fun 5K that supports local communities and businesses through a unique experience that engages all the senses; sight, smell, touch, hearing and TASTE. Yes. FRUIT FLAVORED DELICIOUS COLOR POWDER; strawberry, blueberry, watermelon, banana, grape, and DELICIOUS orange.

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Flavor Run Virtual 5k

Can't wait for us to roll in to Chicago?!

Go to the Buy Virtual Tickets Now to get started.

Per request by our awesome participants in other cities, The Flavor Run is now offering a Virtual 5k Option for those who cannot make any of our scheduled events, but want the medal or just the swag to do their own run! Get your friends together, and we will pack it all up and ship it right to ya! (Ships to US addresses only.)

What Do You Get? Each ticket grants you: a Finisher Medal, Flavor Shirt, Flavor Bib, Flavor Tattoo, and a Flavor Packet. All you have to do is run a 5k on your own and tag us with the hashtag. #FlavorRunVirtual #Chicago #FlavorRun

Packing & Shipping takes approx five-ten days.

Limited Tickets - Due to the venue size, we will only have a limited number of tickets. Be sure to get them while they are cheap and available. We are just a small group of Flavor Individuals that put on quality flavored color powder family events. (We are NOT your ordinary Chicago Illinois color run 5k or related to The Color Run Chicago) We love Chicago, IL!

Get the Best Pricing right now - The Flavor Run 5k Chicago

Join/Create a Team - Save $5 per person when you grab 3+ friends! Don't Worry! You do not need the whole team to get started - Create your team and recruit later (but please remember that starting a team does not guarantee a spot for your other members). Discount is already applied - Team/Family tickets are automatically $5 less than individual tickets - No discount code needed! *Special Deal/Limited Promo Tickets are all set to one awesome price (no additional discounts).

Note: Remember that kids 6 years & and under run/walk for FREE!

Flavor Kids 6 & under are free to participate, but must have an Under 18 Waiver signed for them by a parent/legal guardian. Waivers may be signed online through Eventbrite (See Free Ticket Option for Flavor Kids)- This free entry does not include swag. The Kid's Combo Pack (Race Bib, Tattoo, Flavor Packet, Finisher Medal) can be purchased on race day or packet pickup for $10.

Family Fun. Delicious Run.™

2016 Race Doc - Now Available

Packet Pickup will be on Race Day from 8am-9:30am. Race Starts at 10am for all participants. We are looking forward to seeing everyone! Info on Weather Policy #flavorrun #Chicago #5k #Illinois

Are you a busy busy bee? Do yourself a flavor - Get your fun running friend to pick it up!!

Do you have a large group that wants to have fun and get service hours? Email us at Community@FlavorRun.com. Want the opportunity to throw fruit flavored powder on friends or random runners? Become a Volunteer. Our awesome and delicious events would not be possible without great/enthusiastic volunteers aka "Flavorlicious Volunteers". You are assisting in someone's first 5k!

Everything you need to know about Race Day for Flavorlicious Volunteers!

View or Download the Volunteer Packet

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Please Pre-Register and we will include the link to sign up as a 5k Volunteer as well. #FlavorRun #5k

To Be Announced We are actively searching for an awesome super local charity in the Chicago Area - Remember: We are not your average "color run" 5k so please email us with your contact information - Support@FlavorRun.com

Check out some of the Flavor Run's previous Charity Partners

Premier - Flavor Run 5k Chicago Sponsors

Interested in being a Flavor Run 5k Chicago Sponsor?! Sponsor Inquiry Form or email us Support@FlavorRun.com

Strawberry Supporter Sponsors

Interested in being a Flavor Run 5k Chicago Sponsor?! Sponsor Inquiry Form or email us Support@FlavorRun.com

Interested in GuestBlog/Media - Email Support@FlavorRun.com

Awesome Flavor 5k blogs/articles

Since 2013, the Flavor Run Team has been fortunate to have talented bloggers and writers feature us in their publications. Our faves below:

Bradenton Herald - Flavor Runners Have Fun

Super Fun Blog - See Jackie Run

Photo Blog - See Jen Albert

Super Cute Blog - Cat Lady Runs

Awesome Blog - Muddy Mommy

Tampa Bay Times - Sweet Fruity 5k Powder run

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