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Get Your 6.6 on Route 66
Date & Time
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM


At 8 am on Saturday, August 19, 2017, CORE of McLean, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, is holding the 4th annual 6.6k (4.1-mile) run/walk on Route 66 from Funks Grove to McLean to benefit the community of McLean, IL. All proceeds will go to local projects. Favorites such as the pre-race shot of pure maple sirup and commemorative shot glasses, awesome t-shirts, and post-race food, drinks, and entertainment on the square will be back. We will also have Ruby’s Rescue & Retreat with adoptable dogs and puppies, a classic car show, and a team trivia event. Cost: $35 through July 15, then $40 for preregistration (til noon on August 18), $50 for day-of. See the race webpage for more details: www.mclean-il.com/tourism/get-your-6-6/.

CORE of McLean is seeking volunteers to help with day-of-race activities as well as businesses who want to increase their visibility and connect with their community by sponsoring this fun event. If interested, please send an email to core.mclean@gmail.com. To register, go to www.mclean-il.com/tourism/get-your-6-6/. Register by July 15 to take advantage of an early-bird discount and guarantee a t-shirt.
Funks Grove Pure Maple Sirup
5257 Historic U.S. 66
McLean/Funks Grove, IL