BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille
Thursday, July 13, 2017 – 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 NOW CLOSED!

In Person: You can register in person at our office, 825. N Jefferson St. Milwaukee, WI 53202 July 10-12th from 10am – 6pm

Day-of-Race: Runners may register the day of the race, July 13th, at the Deloitte registration booth located on the corner of Jefferson and Wells streets. Day-of-Race registration is $25.00




In Person, July 10th – 12th: Run shirts 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: Run Shirts will be distributed at the Deloitte booth, located at the corner of Jefferson and Wells streets, from 11am – 8pm, July 13th.

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 29th.


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