Light the Way 5K and Fun Run

Fri December 13, 2019 Natchitoches, LA US 71457 Directions
Events

5K

12:23AM CST - 8:00PM CST

Fun Run

12:00AM CST - 7:00PM CST
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://natchitocheschamber.com/5k.

Place
100 Rue Beauport
Natchitoches, LA US 71457
Description

The Light the Way 5k & Fun Run is organized by the Natchitoches Area Chamber of Commerce. Proceeds from this event benefit the A+ Coalition, a Chamber initiative to advance education in Natchitoches Parish. Click here to learn more or to join the movement.

THE ATTIRE
You are encouraged and incentivized to run in your Christmas best! That might be a Christmas costume; it might be an ugly sweater… get creative and have FUN! Prizes will be awarded for Best Christmas Spirit! Team themes will be considered.

SWAG BAGS
No one is leaving empty handed! All runners leave with stuffed swag bags, courtesy of Lang Orthodontics. Swag bags include: race t-shirt, glow necklace. More details coming soon.

FINISHER’S PARTY
Stick around for awards for each age bracket and Best Christmas Spirit, plus food booths, a DJ and kid zone on the banks of the beautiful Cane River, where 100+ Christmas light set pieces reflect on the water.

FULL AGENDA

Thursday, December 12th

5:00 - 7:00 pm - Maglieaux's Riverfront Restaurant - Early Packet Pickup

 

Friday, December 13th

4:00 pm - until - Rue Beauport Stage - Packet Pickup

6:00 pm - Warm Up with Camp Gladiator

6:30 pm - Welcome

6:45 pm  - Fun Run Begins

7:05 pm - 5k Begins

7:35 pm - Cool Down with All Hours Fitness

7:40 pm - Awards Ceremony

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Questions?
Course

This night-time race will be entirely lit with the famous Natchitoches Christmas lights! Route starts in front of the riverbank stage, runs south past Santa Clause Lane, turns west on Amulet, north on 2nd Street, and east on Lafayette which will run back down to the riverbank. 1 of these laps will be the end of the Fun Run. 3 laps will complete the 5k.

Awards
Packet Pick Up

Save time at registration, and pick up your race packet Thursday, December 12th from 5:00-7:00pm at Maglieaux's Riverfront Restaurant. Also, on race day at race site starting at 4:00 pm.

SWAG BAGS
No one is leaving empty handed! All runners leave with stuffed swag bags, courtesy of Lang Orthodontics. Swag bags include: race t-shirt, glow necklace. More details coming soon.

T-Shirts

Deadline to be guaranteed a  T-Shirt will be Tuesday December 2nd at midnight!

Safety Tips

This Is a night run so be sure to wear reflective gear and or lights so that you can see and be seen! 

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