One of the parties of the year is the post race celebration for
the LaSalle Bank Chicago Marathon at Navy Pier on Sunday night. The party, which
is free to all participants, features a sampling of the Taste of Chicago,
including our neighbor at Taste, Robinson’s Ribs, our mail order partner, Lou
Malanati’s (LOU to GO), the other great vendors listed below, and Eli’s

LaSalle Bank Chicago Marathon participants receive free admission to the
Post-Race Party with the invitation contained in their Marathon Packet.
Additional guests may purchase tickets in advance for $10 each or at the door
for $15 each.

The Post-Race Party will take place on Sunday, October 10 at 6 p.m. in the
Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier, 600 East Grand Ave. Select alcoholic beverages, Ice
Mountain Natural Spring Water and soft drinks will be available. Participants
receive two free drink tickets, and additional drink tickets can be purchased at
the party. (You must be 21 years of age and provide proper I.D. to drink
alcoholic beverages.) Shuttle buses will be available from a limited number of

Complimentary food will be available from some of the restaurants that
participated in the Taste of Chicago, including:


Billy Goat Tavern & Grill BJ’s Market Connie’s
Father & Son Fluky’s
Home Run Inn Kasia’s Deli Los Dos Laredos
Lou Malnati’s Rainbow Cone Robinson’s Ribs
Star of Siam Tutto Italiano