Dashing Thru The Glow

Saturday, December 17, 2022
Marina Village at RiverLights | Wilmington, NC

THE EVENT


Dashing Thru The Glow

RiverLights™ and It's Go Time, welcome you to the Dashing Thru The Glow 5K and 1 Mile.

Join us as we bring together the Christmas spirit and family fun. Experience the beautiful views of the Cape Fear River and the RiverLights community.

Take pictures next to the Christmas Tree and meet Santa himself!

The elves will be at the finish line passing out Commemorative Finisher Medals to all the good little boys and girls who finish the 5K and 1 Mile. To make this event even better, everyone gets a Santa Hat!
Schedule of Events

Countdown to Dashing Thru The Glow

STUFF YOU GET


DASHING THRU THE GLOW SHIRT

All participants who register by November 17, 2022 receive a Dashing Thru The Glow Santa Shirt!  Those who register after November 17 can choose from remaining sizes while supplies last.

SANTA HAT

To top off the look, participants will receive a Santa Hat to go with their Dashing Thru The Glow santa shirt.

FINISHER MEDAL

All good little girls and boys who cross the 5K or 1 Mile finish line, will get a 2022 Dashing Thru The Glow Santa Finisher Medal.

 

THE COURSE


Marina Village at RiverLights
109 Pier Master Point
Wilmington, NC 28412

The course begins and ends in the RiverLights community in Wilmington, NC. The course is a flat course that winds through the living community showing off the beauty of the area. While on course, participants will be able to enjoy Christmas lights. At the finish line, participants will be greeted by Santa’s Elves giving out a Commemorative Medal!
 
This race course is also stroller friendly! However, dogs are not allowed on this course so please leave them at home or with a non-running spectator.

AWARDS


5K AWARDS

Top 3 Males & Top 3 Females
Top 3 Males & Females in Age Groups
10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

1 MILE AWARDS

Top Boy & Top Girl
(12 and under)  

ALL FINISHERS

Finisher Medal at the Finish Line

THE CAUSE


Dashing Thru The Glow has partnered with the Coastal Horizons Open House Youth Shelter.

The Open House Youth Shelter is committed to improving the safety and well-being of displaced abused, neglected and vulnerable youth.  Children and adolescents ages 6-18 who are in need of a safe place to stay can receive shelter in the 24-hour, 9-bed facility. Open House does more than just meet youths' basic needs for food, clothing, and shelter. Personal growth is encouraged through counseling services, vocational/educational opportunities, life skill building, and recreational activities. All confidential services are provided at no cost to youth and their families.

Register Before the Next Price Increase

5K

Next price increase is Friday, October 28, 2022 Register Now! $35

1 Mile

Next price increase is Register Now! $25

Thank You to Our Supporters

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