Detroit Events: Upcoming 5K Runs

on August 21, 2013

5K Run

Summer is winding down quickly. Before the excitement of Fall races begins, there is still time to participate in some pretty awesome summer runs. Generally, this is one of the hottest times of year to train and race, however, our strangely frigid August will make running in these cool temperatures pretty darn nice. Here’s a list of upcoming 5K runs in the Michigan area:

It’s Glow Time 5K – August 24, 2013 – Grand Rapids
This race looks like the Color Run, but on a whole different level. The “It’s Glow Time 5K” has all of the colors of the Color Run, but takes place at night with glow sticks and lasers. The description of this race includes the idea that this is what a 5K would look like inside of a nightclub. Not only is this a race in the dark with black lights and various glow-in-the-dark clothing items, but there is a DJ as well. There will be many “party zones” along the race route with musical entertainment at each one. Registration is currently $45 and will go up to $50 on race day.

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