BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille
Thursday, July 14, 2016 – 9pm



storm2012Run through the streets of Downtown Milwaukee with 5,000 of your closest friends! Runners and walkers kick off Bastille Days with the annual BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille 5K run/walk, in memory of the 18th century attack on the Bastille prison in Paris. The 5-K run and 2-mile walk will take place on opening night of the festival, Thursday, July 14th at 9pm. This year’s 5K run/walk will begin on Jefferson & Wells. The course will lead participants through the scenic streets of downtown Milwaukee & the Historic Third Ward.




Online: Online registration is available CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE  now through June 30th. Online registration is $20.00 (Online registration ends midnight on June 30th)

By Mail: Send this form CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD MAIL FORM  to the Bastille Days Office by June 3rd. Advanced registration is $20.00
Mail to:
BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille Run / Walk
825 N. Jefferson Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Day-of-Race: Runners may register the day of the race, July 14th, at the Deloitte registration booth located on the corner of Jefferson and Wells streets. Day-of-Race registration is $25.00




By Mail: A $12.00 shipping and handling fee (per packet) will be applied to participants who wish to get their race packet by mail. These entries must be submitted online or received via mail by June 3rd. Shipping of packets begin the week of 6/27/16.

In Person, July 11th – 13th: Race packets may be picked up at the Bastille Days office, 825 N. Jefferson Street, across the street from Cathedral Square Park, from 10am – 6 pm. Please enter the building through the main building entrance and follow the signs.

In Person, Day-of-Race: Packets will be distributed at the Deloitte booth, located at the corner of Jefferson and Wells streets, from 11am – 8pm, July 14th.



Each registered participant will receive a long-sleeved commemorative Bastille Days T-shirt. Please select sizes carefully as no exchanges are permitted. Sizes are subject to availability. T-shirt size guaranteed with registration by June 30th.

After Storming the Bastille, stick around and enjoy Bastille Days’ world-class entertainment offered on four stages throughout the festival grounds.


Map of the Run