1000 S Franklin St
Denver, CO 80209
Sunday, December 15, 2024
5K – 9:00 AM
- Ugly Sweater 5K
- $33 starting August 1
- $36 starting November 16
- $40 race day
- All races $5 less for ages 17 and under.
- A race logo shirt
- A finishers medal
- Finish line food tables
- A party-like atmosphere on course and at the finish line expo
- Fully stocked aid stations
- Professional chip timing using a disposable bib tag
- Free photo downloads after the event
Get ready for a year of fun! Register today for six 5K’s in Denver produced by Colorado Runner Events and save! Stay fit, save money, and earn the bling. Click here for more info and to get your six pack!
Register for four or more events produced by Colorado Runner Events at once and save 10% per event. Click here for more information.
The race will be staged from the Mount Vernon Garden at Washington Park in Denver. Washington Park is a long and rectangular park bordered by Virginia Avenue on the north, Downing Street on the west, Louisiana Avenue on the south, and Franklin Street on the east. It is one mile long by a quarter mile wide, covering 165 acres, making it one of the largest parks in Denver.
There is numerous street parking surrounding Washington Park. The largest parking lot is at South High School.
Avoid The Rush!
Pre-race Packet Pickup and Registration
Saturday, December 14, 2024
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
1685 S Colorado Blvd
Denver, CO 80222
Race Day Packet Pick-up
You can also pick up your race packet on race morning before the race. Race day packet pick-up will open at 7:30 AM.
The race will utilize the standard certified Washington Park 5K course.
Bicycles, skateboards, and roller skates are not allowed in the race.
5K USATF Course Certification #: CO15012DCR
There will be an awards ceremony near the finish line after the race.
Awards will be presented to the overall male and female winner in each race as well as the top three in each age group.
Age groups are as follows:
9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29…… up to 80 and over
This race can be run virtually if you choose. Please choose the virtual race option when registering. Virtual packets will include a shirt, medal and bib number and will be shipped to you free of charge. Click here for more info on our virtual run option.
We all know that the weather in Colorado is day to day. The race will be run no matter what the weather!
Bicycles, skateboards, roller skates are not allowed in the race.
For more information, please follow the links at the top or bottom of the page, or check out our FAQ page.