Erie, PA
August 9, 2014
This event is SOLD OUT!

Erie you are amazing! Due to incredible demand we have reached capacity and are SOLD OUT!  Didn’t get signed up in time? Here are a few things you can do:

  1. Check our Facebook page – occasionally Color Runners will need to transfer their ticket. You might get lucky.
  2. Visit our Events page to find another event near you!

Got more questions? Our most excellent customer service team would love to help. Click here to get started.

We can’t wait to see you! Below is all the information you will need to be ready for race day. Grab your tutus, your friends, and your running shoes and we’ll see you at the start line!

Start Window

The start-line window will open at 8:00 AM with waves going every few minutes until 9:30 AM! Make sure you plan your day with plenty of time. At The Color Run, the start line is its own pre-race party with music, dancing, warmup stretching and giveaways! Our friends over at Best Fitness Zumba will be leading our Zumba warm up, so make sure you are on time to join in on the fun!

Course Map

Perry Square Park - Downtown Erie, PA
State Street & W. 6th Street)

Special thank you to Mark Jeanneret & Ron Sertz at the Erie Sports Commission who helped in bringing The Color Run to Erie, PA

Check-In Party

Questions? Please contact our customer service representatives by clicking here.

Millcreek Mall
5800 Peach St
Erie, PA 16565

Thursday & Friday, (August 7th & 8th)
Time:  12:00pm - 6:00pm


If you are looking for a place to stay in Erie, PA over the August 9th weekend, check out these hotels below.  These hotels are offering specials for participants of The Color Run.  Make sure to ask for The Color Run Special!

Comfort Inn Presque Isle, 3041 West 12th Street , Erie, PA 16505
Call (814) 835-4200 or click here.

Hampton Inn Erie, 8050 Old Oliver Road, Erie, PA 16509
Call (814) 866-6800 or click here.

Springhill Suites by Marriott, 2087 Interchange Road, Erie, PA 16509
Call (814) 864-5000 or click here.

Quality Inn & Suites, 6467 Sterrettania Road, Fairview, PA 16415
Call (814) 838-7647 or click here.

Charity Highlight

We love chucking paint and making people smile, but we also think it is important to give back. As a for profit company, we are excited we have the opportunity to partner with charities and help shine a light on their extraordinary work within society .

To learn more about how The Color Run works with charities, click here.

We are thrilled to be working with the United Way. To learn more about our partnering charity, please click here.

At United Way of Erie County, we are working to reduce poverty in our region and create opportunities for a better life for everyone.

We recruit people and organizations from across the community who bring the passion, resources and expertise needed to get things done.

United Way of Erie County is a local organization that is accountable to our investors and our community. We are governed by a local board of directors and all decisions are made at the local level.

Thanks to the generous community support we receive, United Way helps improve the lives of one out of every three people in Erie County in each year. Last year alone, over 100,000 men, women and children in our region were touched by United Way.