Glow in the Garden 5k

Fri September 18, 2020 Rockford, IL 61107 US Directions


7:30PM CDT
Glow in the Garden 2020 Cancelled

For the health and safety of our participants, volunteers, staff, and spectators, 2020 Glow in the Garden 5k and Wishing Lanterns are cancelled. We can't wait to see you in 2021 for an even bigger and better event!

1354 N 2nd Street
Rockford, IL US 61107

Come glow with us! Flat and scenic course along the Rock River Recreation Path and Nicholas Conservatory/Sinnissippi Gardens. Wear anything that glows! Black lights and other fun glow surprises throughout the course. 5k registration includes T-shirt, ticket to Nicholas Conservatory, and beverage ticket. Free kids fun run at 7pm! Stick around after the race for Glow in the Garden Wishing Lanterns on the Eclipse Lagoon ($5 per lantern), stroll through the Nicholas Conservatory, and enjoy fun family activities throughout the gardens. Come back on Saturday for more Wishing Lanterns and family activities in the gardens. Nicholas Conservatory is a facility of the Rockford Park District.

Rockford Road Runners - 10% Discount through 9/17/2020

Packet Pick-Up: Thursday, September 17, 12-7pm at Fleet Feet Rockford (1653 N Alpine, Rockford, IL)
(Pick-up will also be available 6-7pm before the race)

Walkers are welcome! Unfortunately due to width of the path and number of runners we cannot allow strollers or dogs.

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