Hotel Accommodations & Parking for Race Day
Hotel for Race Participants
Lodging is available at area hotels, including The DoubleTree Hotel in Alsip, IL and the Holiday Inn Express in Crestwood, IL. A preferred rate of $109 is available at both hotels for reservations made no later than April 29, 2015.
To book at Holiday Inn Express go to the website www.holidayinnexpresscrestwood.com and enter the 3 letter code "FMB" under the reservations dates and proceed when the special rate comes up or call the hotel directly at (708) 597-3330.
To book at DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Alsip go to the website http://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/reservations/index.jhtml?hotel=CHIASDT&corporateCode=0003040847. The code is already in place to receive the $109 rate or call the hotel directly at (708) 371-7300.
For reservations at other hotels located in Alsip, Oak Lawn, Orland Park, Tinley Park or other southwest suburbs, visit reservations.visitchicagosouthland.com/3738 For Chicago Southland area information go to VisitChicagoSouthland.com.
Local Metra Trains
If you are staying in the surrounding area, the Palos Metra can help from neighboring villages and from the downtown area.
From the Airport
COMPLIMENTARY SHUTTLE TO AND FROM MIDWAY AIRPORT – Reservations are required and shuttle runs on the top of the hour from 4am to 11:59pm
FEE BASED TRANSPORATATION TO AND FROM O'HARE AIRPORT IS PROVIDED BY A 3RD PARTY, COACH USA
From O'Hare Airport:
I-294 South to 127th Street exit. Turn right (West) at light to the hotel. Turn right into the Doubletree.
From Midway Airport:
Take Cicero Avenue South to 127th Street. Turn right (West) on 127th Street. Turn right into the Doubletree.
Driving to Palos Heights & Race Site
1-294 North to the 127th Street exit. Turn left at 127th Street light. Proceed 3.5 miles past Cicero Avenue to 76th Avenue. Turn right and proceed 1 mile to race site and parking assistance.
From Downtown Chicago:
90/94 East (Dan Ryan) to I-57 South. Exit at 127th Street. Make a right onto 127th Street and proceed 8.5 miles to 76th Avenue. Turn right and proceed 1 mile to race site and parking assistance.
From Wisconsin via I-294:
Take I-294 South past O'Hare Airport. Take the 127th Street West exit. Proceed 3.5 miles past Cicero Avenue to 76th Avenue. Turn right and proceed 1 mile to race site and parking assistance.
Take I-55 to Harlem Avenue (IL43) south. Take Harlem Avenue south approximately 10 miles to 127th Street. Turn right and proceed one-half mile to 76th Avenue. Turn right and proceed 1 mile to race site and parking assistance.
Take I-80 to I-294 North. Take I-294 North to 127th Street West. Turn left onto 127th Street. Proceed down 127th Street 3.5 miles past Cicero Avenue to 76th Avenue. Turn right and proceed 1 mile to race site and parking assistance.
Exit I-57 at 127th Street West. Travel down 127th Street approximately five miles. Proceed past Cicero Avenue. Turn right into the Doubletree.
Route 83 (College Drive) will be closed from 5:00 am on the morning of the race. Parking for race participants, volunteers and spectators will be available at office buildings, schools and churches throughout Palos Heights. Complementary shuttle bus service will transport you from parking areas to the race site at Community Park, located just west of 76th Avenue on Route 83 (College Drive).