Sunset 5K planned in Lake in the Hills

LAKE IN THE HILLS – The annual Summer Sunset 5K/2-mile race event will be held Aug. 30 at Sunset Park, 5200 Miller Road.

The course will be flat and fast with no need to worry about hills during this evening run. Participants can come for the run/walk and stay for the entertainment at the Sunset Festival.

All participants will receive a limited-print, short-sleeve technical shirt, fruit, beverage, and festival food voucher.

Advance registration is appreciated and can be done through the Lake in the Hills Parks and Recreation Department or online through and

Race-day registration and packet pickup is from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. The race begins promptly at 7 p.m.

Awards will be distributed at the Sunset Festival Main Stage after the final participant crosses the finish line (about 8:15 p.m.).

For information about this year’s race and other festival events, visit

– Northwest Herald