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Race Information
Race Name:Dim Sum and Then Some: The Uptown 5K/10K & Kids Dash
Date:Saturday August 5th, 2023 - 7:30 am
Location:Chicago
State:Illinois, United States
Website:https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Chicago/DimSumThenSomeTheUptown5K10K  Go there or Go there in new browser
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Description:
Chinese Mutual Aid Association’s annual Dim Sum & Then Some 5K/10K & Kids Dash is a unique race, fundraiser and community event highlighting the diversity of the Uptown neighborhood- with all proceeds benefiting the low income immigrant and refugee community.
The race offers participants a unique experience, with all proceeds reinvested back into the community through the work of our staff. At the onset of the race, runners are treated to a rite of good luck by partaking in a Lao ceremony whereby a string is tied around participants’ wrists. Lion head dancers perform a traditional Chinese dance signifying good fortune to kick off the race. Throughout the course, participants will pass some of Uptown’s historic attractions and continue along the Chicago lakefront. Lastly, finishers will have the opportunity to participate in a post-race block party, where they’ll receive dim sum and bubble tea while enjoying performances by CMAA’s youth dance troupes. Through this event, CMAA endeavors for people from Chicagoland to experience the heritage and diversity of Uptown and its residents.
Posted:March 7th, 2023 11:34 am
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Event InformationFor multiple Member Events:
Name of EventDistanceMeasurementDateStart TimeRelay MembersTeam Members
  10K10.00KilometersAug 5th, 20238:00 am
  5K5.00KilometersAug 5th, 20238:10 am
  Kids Dash0.50MilesAug 5th, 20237:30 am
Director Information
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Name of Race DirectorEmail AddressPhone Number
Melissa Grandtmgrandt@adrenalinespecialevents.com847-829-4536
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