CRYSTAL LAKE – The Lakeside Legacy Arts Park and Girls on the Run of Northwest Illinois will host an inaugural Soles for the Dole 5K in conjunction with the Run and Roll for the Dole on Sunday.
The Soles for the Dole 5K race will begin and end at the Dole Mansion in Crystal Lake. In addition to the race, there will be a costume contest.
There will be prizes handed out to the top three most creative costumes. Costumes are encouraged, but not a requirement to participate.
Race registration is available online at http://www.lakesidelegacy.org/soles-for-the-dole-5k/ and the Run and Roll for the Dole is presented by Sage Products Inc.
The Soles for the Dole 5K takes place at 8:15 a.m. Sunday after the 8 a.m. shotgun start of the fifth annual Run and Roll for the Dole Duathlon.
The duathlon course includes a 2-mile run, a 12.4-mile bike course, and concludes with a 2-mile run.
For information regarding the duathlon and 5K race, visit www.LakesideLegacy.org. Race course maps are also available. Lakeside Legacy Foundation is at 401 Country Club Road in Crystal Lake. The start and finish line for the race is on the front driveway of Lakeside, near the doors of the Historic Dole Mansion.