May 11, 2014
This event is SOLD OUT!

Seattle 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. Shoot us an email at

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!

Because Seattle is one of our favorite cities, we are bringing our all new liqui-color zones! More vibrant color and longer lasting memories. This is going to be 5k magic. We can't wait for May!

Click below to view Waterfront Detour access map:

Start Window

The start-line window will open at 8:00 AM with waves going every few minutes! 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!

Course Map

Seattle Center

Check-In Party

Information coming soon

Charity Highlight

The Color Run, a for profit company, loves the chance it has to partner with charities and help shine a light on their extraordinary work within society.

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

We are thrilled to be working with the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska.

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Western Washington & Alaska operates the Seattle Ronald McDonald House, which provides a caring “home-away-from-home” for more than 600 families each year while their seriously ill child receives treatment at Seattle Children’s Hospital. Learn how you can help at Learn more and watch their video on YouTube by clicking here.