About Light The Night
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk funds treatments that are saving the lives of patients today. LLS is making cures happen by providing patient support services, advocating for lifesaving treatments and pioneering the most promising cancer research anywhere. And it's all happening now. Not someday, but today.
Join us this October as we Light The Night at our walks and gather together to celebrate, honor and remember those touched by cancer.
Chicago Light The Night Info:
Festival grounds open at 4:30pm with the Opening Ceremony & Walk Countdown kicking off at 6:15pm. Pre-Walk festivities include music, Kids Zone activites, team photo opportunities, snacks, and more. The walk route is roughly 2 miles along Chicago's beautiful Lakefront Trail and will start and finish in the South Lot. The event will conclude at approximately 8:30pm.
Light The Night T-Shirt- Raise $100+ to earn your official LTN T-Shirt. T-Shirts can be picked-up from the T-Shirt Tent. Click here to view additional Participant Recognition Prizes.
Bright Lights Club Lounge- Raise $1,000 or more and earn admittance to this VIP tent. Includes Catered Food, Open Bar, Heated Tent, Bright Light Scarf, and more!
Light The Night Lanterns- All participants are invited to pick up a lantern at the Lantern Tent; white for survivors, red for supporters, and gold lanterns in memory of lost loved ones.
Parking & Site Map- City Parking is available for $22 at Waldron Garage. Public Transportation is recommended. Downtown Chicago Light The Night Map.
For more information, please vist our frequently asked questions page.
- Rain or shine
- Walk is 2 miles in distance
- There will be light snacks provided, but outside food allowed. Food trucks will also be on-site with food available for purchase.
- Parking is $22 in Soldier Field's Waldron Garage located off the 18th street exit of Lake Shore Drive.
- No Pets
- 4:30pm Festival Grounds Open
- 6:15pm Opening Ceremony & Walk
- 8:30pm Event Concludes
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