Turn Back Time 5K

Event Information

Date: November 4, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Chevy Chase Country Club

Grab your shoes and old highschool gear...

This year, turn back your clocks and go back in time to your favorite decade! The Wheeling Park District will be hosting a 5k run and 1 mile walk at the beautiful grounds of Chevy Chase Country Club. Don't miss this one of-a-kind event that is filled with! Runners are encouraged to come dressed in their best decade themed outfits.

Come join us for the 2018 "Turn Back Time 5K and mile run! It's a fun filled, decade themed running/walking event taking place at the beautiful grounds of Chevy Chase Country Club. Stick around after the race as we party it up and celebrate the past. Try the many different chili flavors and "alarm-clock" levels of chili with friends and family. We encourage all participants to dress up in their favorite 20s, 50s, 60s, 70s or 80s wear. Get out your spandex. Rock those side ponies, sweatbands and neon cut off tees; whatever your heart desires. Let's travel back in time and make some totally awesome memories.

All course paths are paved and are suitable for strollers. This event is sure to be a fun time for the whole family. Your favorite furry, leashed friends are welcome too! For additional questions, please contact us at any time.

5k run & mile walk will both begin at 8:00 AM



  • Pre-registration fee is $25 (Must register before Nov. 1, 7:00 PM)
  • Day-of registration fee is $30.


  • 15-19 yrs • 50-54 yrs
  • 20-24 yrs • 54-59 yrs
  • 25-29 yrs • 60-64 yrs
  • 30-34 yrs • 65-69 yrs
  • 35-39 yrs • 70-74 yrs
  • 40-44 yrs • 75-79 yrs
  • 45-49 yrs • 80 yrs and over

All results are posted on RaceRoster.info


Pre-registered participants may pick up their bibs, t-shirts and packets November 2, from 12:00 - 7:00 PM, and November 3 from 8:00 am - 3:00 PM at the Community Recreation Center located at 100 Community Boulevard, Wheeling. If you are unable to pick up your packet during these days, you may do so at the check-in table the day of the event between 6:30 - 7:30 am. Day of registrants will receive their bibs, t-shirt (sizes based on availability) and packets at the time of registration.


Although not mandatory to participate in this event, runners/walkers are encouraged to come dressed in their favorite decade wardrobe (e.g. 1920s, 60s, 80s, etc).


Check-in begins at 6:30 AM and the Race starts promptly at 8:00 AM.


5K Path 1 Mile Walk/Run Path


All pre-registered runners/walkers receive a t-shirt. Shirt sizes are extra small, small, medium, large, and extra large. Note: Day-of registrants will need to choose shirt size based on availability.








Chevy Chase Country Club

1000 N. Milwaukee

Wheeling, IL 60090