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Rock The Night 5K

Rock The Night 5K

Thu Aug 21

Not Your Typical Happy Hour

Rock The Night 5K, formerly known as Terrapin, is making its debut on August 21st at Soldier Field! Enjoy an evening under the stars with a race + live concert. You’ll receive a sleek technical half-zip top, drawstring backpack, tasty barbecue, and ice-cold beer. Special Olympics Chicago is proud to be the charity partner of this great inaugural race! Be sure to secure your spot now by clicking here
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City Chase Urban Adventure

Sat Aug 23


Do you think you’ve got what it takes to compete in shows like The Amazing Race or Fear Factor? We dare you to try on Saturday, August 23rd when City Chase takes over the windy city! Featuring a unique 10-square- mile course with over 40 original physical, mental and humorous challenges, City Chase is Chicago’s premier urban adventure race! Click here to register your team of two.

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Chicago Polar Plunge

Our thanks to the 3,200 spirited people who braved the the cold temperature and took a refreshing dip into Lake… read more

Bank of America
Chicago Marathon

Thank you for your interest in dedicating your marathon journey to the athletes of Special Olympics Chicago.  At this time… read more

Sip & Savor

  With a big THANK YOU to our event Sponsor, Dykema Law Firm,  our transportation sponsor LYFT and all of… read more


Special Olympics Chicago would not exist today without the time, energy, dedication and commitment of hundreds of volunteers throughout the city. Special Olympics relies on its dedicated volunteers.

Please contact us for more information:

Special Children's Charities
Susan Nicholl, Executive Director
c/o Special Olympics Chicago

541 North Fairbanks
Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: (312) 527-3743
Fax: (312) 347-0235

Email: scc@sochicago.org