A running of the bulls like the kind found in Spain is heading to Illinois. Several U.S. states will get the Pamplona-inspired "Great Bull Run" events beginning later this month. Several-thousand people are expected at the first run in Virginia. The event in Illinois will reportedly take place in Chicago at the Hawthorne Race Course on July 12th, 2014.
Following the run, the participants will celebrate their accomplishment in the festival and prepare for the Tomato Royale battle - a food fight with tomatoes. You can find a link to this event by clicking here: http://www.thegreatbullrun.com/events/chicago-2014/