$20 for the Color Me Rad 5K Run at LaGrave Field on Saturday, May 18 (Up to $40 Value)

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Stations placed throughout a looping 5K track lob clouds of colored cornstarch to transform runners' outfits from white to rainbow

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Expires May 10th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Online registration required by 5/10/13. Must sign waiver. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Running a race requires the proper attire: ankle-supporting shoes, a sweat-wicking shirt, and loose-fitting pants to conceal the mini jetpacks strapped to your ankles. Get your adrenaline soaring with this Groupon.

$20 for Entry to the Color Me Rad 5K Run on Saturday, May 18 (Up to $40 Value)

Adorned in white T-shirts, runners convene at LaGrave Field on Saturday, May 18, for the Color Me Rad 5K race. Racers can run headlong toward newly vibrant exteriors in waves leaving at 9 a.m., and get plastered with paint every five minutes. Proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Fort Worth.

Color Me Rad

Color Me Rad stages 5K races that transform runners into mobile rainbows by launching cheerful barrages of colored cornstarch. Each color station along the racetrack flings a new, nontoxic pigment at passersby, who wear white shirts to enhance the chromatic onslaught's costuming effects. Brilliant neon-blue, green, purple, and yellow clouds dapple participants along the way, and the race concludes with a prismatic finish-line finale as sprinters chuck colors at each other in celebration. The race's noncompetitive credo shifts the emphasis from speed to silliness, and a portion of its proceeds go to local charities.

Upon registration, each runner collects a Color Me Rad T-shirt, sunglasses, sponsor gifts, and a race bib. Though they don't receive a gift packet, runners younger than 8 years old can sprint for free, provided they have a waiver signed by a guardian and won't give in to demands for gold from confused leprechauns.



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97% of 1,128 customers

  • “I haven't done the event yet, but the Groupon was AWESOME, and it allowed a buddy of mine that didn't have the cash to be able to do the event.”

  • “Enjoy...very easy website and everything is explained perfectly!”

  • “It was very exciting...very well organized and COLORFUL!!! I'd do it a few more times”

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