What is the Corrida del Mariachi 5K?

The Corrida del Mariachi 5k returns on August 17, 2024, for our 5th year Anniversary. The Corrida begins promptly at 8:00 am at 16th St. & Wesley Ave. and ends right where it started to enthusiastic cheers, music, & congratulations.

Join us for a festive run through the tree lined streets of Berwyn, IL. where runners will be cheered along the course of the race with lively entertainment; mariachi bands, traditional folkloric dancers, and Djs all the way to the finish line where the After Party begins!
Delicious food vendors, beer, over 40 craft vendors, activities for the kids, and live bands, it’s a party you don't want to miss and one you'll remember for years to come!

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The Corrida del Mariachi 5k created by the North Berwyn Park District in 2018 is the largest Latin event focused on health, wellness and culture in the city of Berwyn.  

The Corrida is held yearly on the 3rd Saturday of August in Berwyn IL. with proceeds to benefit programs at the North Berwyn Park District.


The only CARA certified 5k race that runs through the city of Berwyn

Top (1st) Male and Female overall finishers as well as runners who finish in the top (1st) of their age/gender divisions will be awarded an authentic Mariachi sombrero and 1st place medal.

Top (2nd & 3rd) Male and Female overall finishers as well as runners who finish in the top (2nd & 3rd) of their age/gender divisions will be awarded 2nd & 3rd place medals.

4 Water Stations

Mile Markers on the course

Medical Staff

Gear Check

Festively Decorated Homes on the course

Tamales & Jarritos

Face Painters

Over 40 Craft Vendors

Collectible Yearly Finishers Medal

Costumes are highly encouraged

Stay Connected

North Berwyn Park District 

Community Center
Address: 1619 Wesley Avenue
Berwyn, IL 60402
Phone: (708) 749-4900
Fax: (708) 749-4966

Monday - Friday: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm 
Saturday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sunday: Closed
Holiday closures for  2024:  
6/19, 7/4, 9/2, 11/28-29,12/24-25, 12/31
these dates are subject to change.