Rainbow Run 5K

Sat May 21, 2022 Lexington, KY 40511 US Directions
Show Your Pride and Join us for the 2nd Annual Rainbow Run 5K supporting the Lexington Pride Festival coming in June.

Join us on Saturday, May 21st, 2022 at 6pm and show your pride at the 2nd Annual Rainbow Run 5K Run/Walk in Lexington!


Our race directly raises funds for the LEXINGTON PRIDE FESTIVAL this coming June and is presented by the Lexington Pride Center. The Lexington Pride Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located in Lexington, KY, that strives to improve the quality of LGBTQIA+ individuals’ lives in Central and Eastern Kentucky.


  • Flat/fast course at scenic Coldstream Park
  • Awards presented to the Top 10 finishers 
  • Commemorative unisex sized T-shirts (Sizes S-4XL)
  • Chip-timing (Thanks, RaceRise)
  • Music brought to you by Mannino
  • Great beer, food, and fun
  • Free Race photos (Thanks, A Runner's Mom & More!)
  • Gift cards from Good Foods Co-op and A Cup of Commonwealth for our top 10 finishers

BEFORE THE RACE, make sure to head over to North Lime Coffee & Donuts to get a delicious tie-dye donut. A portion of all sales will be donated to the Rainbow Run 5K.

AFTER THE RACE, hang out and enjoy some delicious beer and/or soda provided by West Sixth Brewing. A portion of all sales will be donated to the Rainbow Run 5K. Then, join us at Soundbar @ 10pm to celebrate crossing the finish line.

For those who do not wish to or are not able to join us in person, we have a VIRTUAL OPTION. For a $25/$30 donation, we will mail your commemorative t-shirt and bib so you can run/walk on your own schedule in support of the LGBTQIA+ community. 

PACKET PICKUP  Our PPU will be at the Lexington Pride Center (389 Waller Avenue., Suite 100, Lexington, KY 40504) on MAY 18TH FROM 5-7PM.  For those who are not able to make it, you will be able to pick up your packet on race day at Coldstream Park from 4:45pm-5:45pm.


1850 Pisacano Drive
Lexington, KY US 40511
RACE SWAG!!! ---- Our Tie Dye T-Shirts
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Rainbow Run 5K Route Map

Our 5K course is a long out and back on the Legacy Trail with only 82 feet of elevation change.  Our start/finish will be near the Coldstream Dog Park area.  There is one hydration station that runners will pass by two times.  

Digital Map


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