Glenwood Gardens Night Lights Run

Sat September 26, 2020 Cincinnati, OH 45215 US Directions
3.26 Miles

Night Lights Run

9:00PM EDT
About 2 miles

Night Lights Walk

9:00PM EDT
The 2020 Glenwood Gardens Night Lights Run has been cancelled.

The 2020 Glenwood Gardens Night Lights Run has been cancelled.

We hope to be back in 2021

Glenwood Gardens
10397 Springfield Pike
Cincinnati, OH US 45215

Dirt Days Trail Series - Glenwood Gardens Night Lights Run

Saturday, September 26, 2020 9:00 PM (This is a change from the original date of 9/19)

Glenwood Gardens Hamilton County Park

Glenwood Gardens Night Lights Run. Unique Night Run through the park.

This event begins at 9:00 PM on Saturday evening.

Course will be marked with colored lights. Pathways are easy to follow and footing is very good.

Headlamps and/or flashlights are not required but OK to bring if you wish. 

This event is a points qualifier for the 2020 Dirt Days Trail Series


Link to Glenwood Gardens Web Page

Glenwood Gardens Park, 10397 Springfield Pike Cincinnati, OH 45215

GPS Coordinates: 39.258557, -84.472715

Great Parks of Hamilton County:

You may be asked to show a valid park pass when entering the park. Daily passes are available

The Course:

Course will be marked with colored lights. Pathways are easy to follow and footing is very good.
Flashlights and headlamps are not required but OK to bring if you wish.

We updated the course in 2019. The run course is a two-loop route.

We have added a one-loop course for Walkers only.

Note: Only the run route will qualify for the Dirty Dozen. However, the one lap course WILL qualify for participation points.

Individual Event Awards:

The overall top male and overall top female Runner. There are no awards for the walking course.

age-graded awards.

randomly drawn door prizes.

You must be present to win any random drawing and you cannot accept for someone else, so stick around!


Dirt Day Trail series Tech shirts will also be available for purchase both online and at the race. These shirts are being sold by Fleet Feet and are $20 each while supplies last.


We will have a variety of treats for you. 

Registration Fee:

Registration Fee: $15 Pre-registration per race. Late registration, when offered, will be $17. It was determined that not enough folks were pre-registering so the race day fee was raised to $20 to "encourage" pre-registration.

Register online through Thursday, September 24, 2020. Late online registration will be available through Friday September 25, 2020.

Register by mail by printing and mailing a paper registration form. Postmark by Tuesday,September 25, 2020.

Register on Race day from 7:30 pm through 8:45 pm

Race Day Registration and pick up:

There is no early packet pick up for this event. Check in on day of race is from 7:30 pm through 8:45 pm

The Dirt Days Trail Series:

This is the seventh and next-to-last leg of the 2020 Dirt Days Trail Series.

About the Dirt Days Trail Series

This is a unique series of trail events in the Greater Cincinnati area. This Series consists of eight dates and ten events. Events will include trail runs of varying distances from about 3 to 11 miles, including a night trail run.. It includes combining your performances in various events to see who are the Dirtiest Dozen men and women. We are excited to be able to put on these slightly different events for the local running community. Run one race or sign up for the series and run them all!

Go to the Dirt Days Trail Series Home Page to learn more about the series

Check out the Course map on Plotaroute:


Course Map on USATF site

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

Printable, Mailable Trail Series Entry Form - All Events

If you prefer to sign up by mail, please print the attached Registration form and mail, with payment to the listed address. Make sure we receive it by Wednesday prior to the event so we will have time to process the registration. Thank You.


Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.


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Chip Timing

This year's race will be professionally, accurately "chip timed" by Running Time Race Services using MyLaps disposable Bib Tag technology.The chip will be on the bib number. No need to turn in pull tags or return the timing chip.

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