Sat March 19, 2022 Owensboro, KY 42301 US Directions
Help us celebrate 10 years!


2022 Color Blast 5K

8:00AM CDT - 9:30AM CDT

Student -Color Blast 5K

8:00AM CDT - 9:30AM CDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


1215 Hickman Ave
Moreland Park
Owensboro, KY US 42301


Color Blast 5K -- join us as we celebrate 10 YEARS!

The Color Blast 5K is a fun community run/walk color celebration to recognize the positive impact individuals with special needs have on our lives while promoting acceptance and inclusion!

The Color Blast 5K is brought to you by four Owensboro nonprofits -- Puzzle Pieces, GRADSA, Dream Riders of KY, and Team Karlie. Our common mission is to support and enhance the quality of life of those with disabilities. Participation in this event directly benefits theses host organizations.

Shout out to our Independence Bank, our loyal Title Sponsor!

What is a the Color Blast?
First and foremost -- FUN! Participants wear as much white as possible. Along the run/walk route, participants will be showered with a safe and non-toxic colored powder at each mile marker. When you will cross the finish line with a sense of accomplishment and full of color!

The fun continues to the After Party! We encourage families, schools, church groups, and friends to get involved in this non-competitive 5K event! Have fun and support a great cause!

How much does it cost?
Students - $15
Adults - $25
*5 and under are free, but do not receive a shirt or powder

You will receive a FREE race shirt with your registration.  We will not be able to guarantee a size after March 4th, so register early!


Race Contact Info

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Shirt/Bib Pickup

T-shirt/Race # Pick-Up will be at Puzzle Pieces on the days and times listed below ONLY

  • Puzzle Pieces ONLY (there will be a sign). 2401 New Hartford Rd. Owensboro, KY 42303 (the north side of the building, facing 24th street ONLY)
  • →In order to pick-up another participants packet, you must have their first and last nameIf you would like to pick up an entire team, you must have each participants first and last name. This would be helpful if you would write this down ahead of time.   Please understand we can not give other peoples' packets to you without their full name--that is our rule to ensure that everyone receives their packet.
  • Please make sure you bring your own safety pins to the race for your race bib, we have some but very limited.  You will need the tear off slip from the number for your color packet.  

Wednesday, March 16th, 12:00pm-5:00pm

→Thursday, March 17th, 8am-5:00pm

→Friday, March 18th, 8am-5:00pm

Saturday, March 19th, Race Day Pick up 6:45 am-8:00 am

You will receive a shirt with your registration.  After March 4th we can not guarantee you will receive your shirt or receive the size you want due to time restrictions/printing when ordering from manufacturer.  Please make sure you pick the correct size.  We will be unable to switch the shirt out turning pickup/race time.  We make every effort to guestimate the # of participant and sizes to accommodate everyone but you can help this process by registering early! 



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