Labor Day Featuring the Jockey Jog 5K Run/Walk Benefiting the PDJF
Celebrate Labor Day at Arlington starting with the Jockey Jog 5K Run/Walk and then spend the afternoon enjoying special holiday racing and entertainment.
Jockey Jog 10:30AM: Pre-Register Online Now! – $25 Adults Until July 31st – $10 ages (4-17); $30 Adults August 1st until Race Day – $10 ages (4-17); Day-of Registration – $30
Prizes for Male and Female Top Finishers: Win – Place – Show
Every Runner Receives: T-Shirt, Race Bag, Free General Admission
ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO TO THE PDJF. The Permanently Disabled Jockeys’ Fund (PDJF) is a 501 (c3) public charity that provides financial assistance to some 60 former jockeys who have suffered catastrophic on-track injuries. Since its founding in 2006, the fund has disbursed over $5 million to Permanently Disabled Jockeys, most of whom have sustained paralysis or brain injuries.
Entertainment: Live Band, Smokin’ Gunz, on the Miller Lite Band Stage
Family Fun: Petting Zoo, Jockey Goggle Giveaway, Pony Rides, Educational Content from Chicagoland Partners, Hands on Activities, Face Painting, Bounce House, Carnival Games, Roaming Entertainment
Maximize Your Experience: Pony Express Pass
Gates Open 12:00PM, First Race 1:30PM, General Admission $8 Adult Online/$10 Adult Gate/$4 Youth
September 02, 2019