Southern Lights Stroll 5K

Sat November 20, 2021 Lexington, KY 40511 US Directions
Competitive Timed Race!

5K Run

6:00PM EST This event is a competitive chip timed race.
Untimed Fun Walk/Stroll!

5K Stroll

7:00PM EST This event is an untimed fun walk & stroll for enjoying the lights at a leisurely pace.
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

4089 Iron Works Pike
Lexington, KY US 40511

Lace up, head out and help us turn on the lights! The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation invites you to help us set the Holiday Season in motion as you join us for the 2021 Southern Lights Stroll on Saturday, November 20th! The 5K competitive chipped race will start at 6:00pm, and the stroll (untimed walk) starting at 7:00.

Imagine seeing the holiday lights on foot, set in the magnificent surroundings of the Kentucky Horse Park. This year we have teamed up with 3 Way Racing to provide chip timing for our competitive 5K race, complete with awards. Additional activities include complimentary Mini Train Rides! Pre-registrations are encouraged!

A food drive for local food and animal shelters will be held in conjunction with this event. All participants are asked to bring non-perishable items to help the needy families and individuals of Central Kentucky and local animal shelters.

Shirts are limited to the first 2000 adults registered.

Children ages 7-12 will not receive a shirt unless they register as an adult.

Early packet pickup will be in the Visitor Information Center on the following dates:

  • Thursday, November 18th 4-7 pm
  • Friday, November 19th 4-7 pm
  • Packet pickup will begin at 4:30 on race day (Saturday, Nov. 20)

Back by popular demand for 2021 - Southern Lights Stroll t-shirts available for purchase!  See the "Store" tab for details.

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