Louisville

Aug 21, 2021
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Waterfront Park

Ticket Options

Glow-For-Gold Participant Kit
  • Entry Bib
  • Magic Unicorn Medal
  • Color Powder Pack
  • Happy Tee
  • Infinity Band
  • Gold Star Tattoo
  • The Color Run Tattoo
  • Twinkle Socks
  • Gold Tutu
  • Gold Unicorn Headband
  • All Ages

Glow-For-Gold

$44.99

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Glow-Getter Participant Kit
  • Entry Bib
  • Magic Unicorn Medal
  • Color Powder Pack
  • Happy Tee
  • Infinity Band
  • Gold Star Tattoo
  • The Color Run Tattoo
  • All Ages

Glow-Getter

$29.99

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Little Glow-Getter Participant Kit
  • Entry Bib
  • Magic Unicorn Medal
  • Color Powder Pack
  • Youth Happy Tee
  • Infinity Band
  • Gold Star Tattoo
  • The Color Run Tattoo
  • Ages 8 and Under ONLY

Little Glow-Getter

$19.99

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Glow Participant Kit
  • Entry Bib
  • Magic Unicorn Medal
  • Color Powder Pack
  • All Ages

Glow

$24.99

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Event Info

Race Day

Race Day

Parking

Parking

Volunteer

Volunteer

Race Day

Race Day

Race Day

Race day is Saturday, August 21st @ Waterfront Park. Runners will start to be released at 8:00 am and all participants must be on The Color Run 5k route no later than 8:30 am.

If you have already received your participant kit in the mail – you are checked in and ready to go.

If you have not received your kit, you should attend the Check-in Party to pick up your participant kit for free. The Check-in Party will be on Friday, August 20th from 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Waterfront Park.

(401 River Road Louisville, KY 40202) 

Or…

For checking in on Race Day (Saturday), when you arrive follow the signs to “Packet Pickup”/”Start Line” and check-in at the PINK check-in tents. You can pick up your participant kit on Race Day morning for $5 per packet from 6:00 am – 8:00 am. Please allow plenty of time for parking and walking to the start line. If you are checking in on event day we encourage you to show up early. Remember to bring exact change if paying with cash.

We highly encourage you to check in on Friday, August 20th from 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Please remember the cost to pick up your packet on event day (Saturday) is $5 PER packet you are picking up. Cash or Card accepted.

Parking

Parking

Parking

We highly encourage carpooling, using public transportation or biking to the event. There will be thousands of participants, volunteers, and spectators on-site race morning. Please plan for heavy traffic and allow ample time to check-in, and participate in pre-5k activities. Recommended race day arrival time is 7:00am.

Parking will be available in downtown Louisville. Each lot and garage will charge individual rates. Please note that if you park within the course you will be unable to leave until all runners pass and roads reopen. For access to a downtown Louisville parking map CLICK HERE. We highly encourage you to arrive early for this event.

Volunteer

Volunteer

Volunteer

Ever wonder how The Happiest 5K on The Planet is achieved city after city? It’s our amazing volunteers! Whether it’s handing out water, assisting with check-in, tossing colors, or assisting in clean up, our volunteers are everything to us! Become the newest member of The Color Run family and gain some hands-on event experience by signing up to volunteer with us!

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Why Volunteer?

Join The Party

Help us make the magic happen (and throw colored powder at people). Our volunteers are part of what makes us the Happiest 5k on the Planet!

Show Off Your Swag

We always offer an exclusive The Color Run™ t-shirt to our volunteers, and this year’s cute tie-dye print will definitely make your friends jealous.

Support Local Charities

As a volunteer, you’re helping us give back. Each event supports the amazing work of global nonprofits and local nonprofits in your community.

Learn New Skills

Give yourself some hands-on experience in managing events! Trust us, it looks great on a resume.

Make Memories

Bring your squad along for the ride. When you volunteer with friends and family, the day is even more memorable!

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