Running of the Bulls -- in Chicago?

Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Running of the bulls in Pamplona

Organizers of a new event planned for several U.S. cities plan to unleash bulls to sprint through fenced-in courses as daredevils try to avoid being trampled. (KGO Photo)


Running with the bulls, a tradition in Spain, is coming to Chicago.

According to greatbullrun.com, Hawthorne Racecourse in Cicero will hold a running of the bulls event on July 12, 2014. Participants will pay $35 to run, and they'll have to sign a waiver.

Spectators will pay $10 to watch.

Organizers have plans for similar events in several U.S. cities, starting next month.

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