Amber Room Run from the Sun 5K

Thu August 22, 2019 Danbury, CT US 06811 Directions


6:30PM EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

The Amber Room Colonnade
1 Stacey Rd
Danbury, CT US 06811

Bring your friends and co-workers to run or walk a challenging 5K then kick back and enjoy the PARTY!

Race Course Certified 5K course runs from the Amber Room to Candlewood Lake and back.  Passes scenic water views, stately homes, and lake communities.
One of Connecticut’s Best Post Race Parties After the race unwind and enjoy a post race outdoor barbeque, ice cold beverages, live music and an awards ceremony!
Technical running shirts to the first 300 entrants. Cotton shirts to all other preregistered runners.
Awards Given to top 3 finishers in the following age groups (M & F): 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+


4:30 pm: Packet pickup and raceday registration
6:30 pm: 5K starts
6:45 pm: Post race cookout & entertainment
7:15 pm: Awards

Ann's Place

The race benefits Ann’s Place which provides comfort and support to people living with cancer and their loved ones. Services include individual and family counseling, support groups, a peer mentor program, wellness programs such as yoga, reiki, art therapy, writing workshops, and a resource library.  All services are provided FREE of charge to cancer survivors and their loved ones.

Earn Complimentary Race Entry!

Raise or donate $100 and receive a complimentary entry! If you raise at least $250 you will also receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win an exciting raffle prize. All proceeds help turn fear into hope for those touched by cancer. Create a fundraising page during online race registration or. Once $100 is raised, you entry fee will automatically be refunded. Email with questions.

Race Contact Info
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