Mercy Mile

Join us and cheer on our Mercy Home Heroes

Event Details

Date: Sunday, October 9, 2022

Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Place: 1140 W. Jackson Blvd

Thousands of runners are getting set to take to the streets for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on October 9th. And you can watch them in action at our “Mercy Mile” Cheer Zone, located at 1140 W. Jackson Blvd. All are welcomed to this free event that is a celebration of our Mercy Home Heroes—more than 260 dedicated athletes who are going the extra mile to help young people living at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls build brighter futures.

At the Mercy Mile we will have:

  • 25-foot rock climbing wall
  • Superhero bounce house
  • Carnival games
  • Music and live DJ
  • Air brush tattoo artist
  • Face painter
  • Caricaturist
  • Balloon artist

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