LISLE –The holidays came early to Lisle last weekend during the village's inaugural Christmas in July Races.
Palatine company Runners 4 Wellness hosted the event Friday and Saturday in Community Park.
Among the races were a 5K, a 10K, 6-, 12- and 24-hour ultra races and two kids Santa runs.
Additional festivities included a costume contest, a wellness expo and two performances by Trans-Siberian Orchestra tribute band Denial 3.
Proceeds will benefit Action for Healthy Kids.