About Light It Up 5k

Saturday, September 22, 2018 @ 7:45PM

What is Light It Up 5k

The Light It Up 5K is a first event of its kind in the Treasure Valley and Ontario, Oregon. The race will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 7:45pm. The race will start and stop at the historic Train Depot.

The ~3.1 mile run will be lit by our participants and volunteers. This event encourages everyone to get creative and dress in glow-in-the-dark and LED lit costumes of their own design.

Runners and walkers of all ages and all fitness levels are welcome!


We are partnering with Boys and Girls Club of Western Treasure Valley for 2017.

Custom Light It Up 5K medals will be presented to top male/female in each age division.

Costume Contest

Hundreds of participants, volunteers and party-gowerswill be dressed up in self-lit and glow-in-the-dark costumes, lighting the course and brightening up the after party.


Custom Light It Up 5K medals will be presented to the first place male/female along with a prize.

Glow Goodies

In addition to having a fantastic time, our participants will receive some sweet gifts: technical t-shirt with neon logo, a fun glow gift.

Registration Fees


TBA individuals
$30/person for teams (minimum 4 with no maximum)
Custom shirts are included and guaranteed if registered before July 27. After that, sizes and quantities are limited and receiving a shirt will not be guaranteed. Prices will not go down and shirts will not be ordered later.


Registration: Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 6:00-9:00pm

A registration booth will be open starting at 6pm to pick-up packets and for late registrations. Please come early, enjoy the music and vendors and get ready to glow!


This event would not be possible without enthusiastic volunteers like YOU. If you would like to volunteer, please click here to let us know!

Click here to register NOW!

Discounts available for early-bird registrations

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