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Day or Night 5K Run from Color Fun Fest on Saturday, May 11 (Up to 56% Off)

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Neon powder showers down on runners during a noncompetitive 5K that ends with a celebration

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Promotional value expires Apr 27, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 4 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Online pre-registration required; must register by 4/27/13. Must sign waiver. All registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

  • $22 for entry for one to the Color Fun Fest day wave on Saturday, May 11 (a $50 value)
  • $25 for entry for one to the Color Fun Fest night wave on Saturday, May 11 (a $55 value)

Each participant receives a T-shirt, runner's bib, and Color Fun Fest sunglasses, with the night wave receiving glow sunglasses.

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Color Fun Fest 5K

If the Color Fun Fest 5K were televised, it might have viewers wondering if someone had messed with their TVs' color settings. That's because, at one-kilometer intervals across the race course, staffers shower runners with neon powders, transforming them into a kind of collective stampeding rainbow, which is illuminated by powerful black lights during night waves. But participants won't find a pot of gold at the end of this rainbow—or, for that matter, a podium; the 5K run is noncompetitive and doesn't track times. Instead, they'll step into a lively finish-line festival—with music during the run, vendors, and a DJ-led after party—where colors fly through the air and stopwatches are smashed like piñatas.

The celebration draws inspiration from Holi, a festival of colors primarily celebrated in India and Nepal. In the communal spirit of that festival, Color Fun Fest 5K helps raise funds for and awareness of local charities, non-profits, and local businesses. The event also encourages family participation, with free admission for kids age 12 and under and a daytime run.


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  • “Bring your energy. You'll have a great time! ”

  • “Awesome time...will do it again next year! ”

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