Run for the COLOR of it!

5 color zones + everyone gets a medal!

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WHAT
The 5k Color Blast Tampa 10.26.2019

You will run, walk, or skip your way through 5 color zones where we'll cover you in color. Have a blast as you are turned into a human canvas.

WHEN

Oct 26th 2019

The event will begin at 12:30 PM.  

We will release "mini waves" every few minutes until everyone has crossed the start line.  For everyone's safety, we ask faster runners to line up closer to the front of the start corral, then followed by run/walkers, walkers, and those with strollers toward the back.

Packet pick up will be at the run. Gates open and check-in begins at 11:30 AM.

WHERE

Lake Park

​IMPORTANT UPDATE!!

We will be using the back entrance at 17123 Whirley Rd, Lutz, 33558. (From Dale Mabry, head West on Van Dyke about 1 mile and turn South onto Whirley Road. The park entrance is about 1/2 mile down on the left) Drive into the park until you see a large open field and pavilion on the left.

WHAT YOU GET

All participants receive a t-shirt (Youth and Adult sizes), awesome finisher medal and 1 color pack.

 

FREE, unlimited photo downloads after the event! We will have our team of photographers roaming the race course to catch all the action. $2 surcharge, required at registration, applies. IMPORTANT: Remember your bib # and wear it visibly on your front, you will need it to search for your photos online after the run. It is up to YOU to remember your bib #, we do not keep record of it.

HOW MUCH
  • Rate is based on number of entries.

  • There is a limited number of entries for each price point.

  • ONLY 1 REGISTRATION CAN BE PURCHASED AT A TIME​

  • ​​18 years old and up must register themselves and sign the online waiver

  • REGISTER HERE https://secure.monsterruns.com

Take the FUN RUN CHALLENGE!

Run both The 5k Color Blast and The 5k Zombie Run in the same day. In addition to the Color Blast shirt, medal, & color pack. you'll get a Zombie Run shirt & medal. Plus you'll earn a THIRD special FUN RUN CHALLENGE medal!

Virtual Run - $20

-Can't make it to race day but still want the t-shirt & medal? Run a 5k when and where you want (no need to submit any proof, we trust you!) and after race day, we will send you an official 5k Color Blast medal, t-shirt and color pack!

If you have ANY issue or a question, please EMAIL us at info@monsterruns.com instead of posting or messaging us on Facebook - those pages are not monitored as frequently as email & we don't want to miss the opportunity to help you.  We will respond to all emails within 24 hours.

MORE INFO
  • Spectators are free.

  • Wear WHITE for the maximum color effect!

  • Sunglasses and bandana are recommended.

  • Color powder is non toxic colored corn starch.

  • Coolers for refreshments will be allowed (no glass containers, please)

  • Parking is $5 cash per car and covers the park entry fee.

COURSE

You will run on the trails at Lake Park.
 

Note: this is a fun run and the course is not a certified 5K and is not officially timed. We approximate
the distance based on terrain and accessibility.

 

Jogging strollers and large wheel strollers will be fine on the course. We advise against small wheel strollers. You may consider covering your stroller with sheets or towels to prevent the color powder from staining the fabric.

NO REFUND POLICY

We cannot issue refunds. The cost and logistics of setting up and planning the event make refunds impossible.

We aim for the event to take place rain or shine, however please understand we are at the mercy of mother nature and county officials. If conditions deteriorate to the point of becoming an unsafe environment for our participants, or if the venue becomes inaccessible for safe event preparation, we will react accordingly. Safety will always take precedence. Cancellations due to weather or other acts of God cannot be refunded.

If you find that you are unable to use your registration, we are happy to transfer it to another person or to a future event. You must email us TWO WEEKS PRIOR to the event at info@monsterruns.com for transfers. Any requests less than two weeks prior cannot be honored.

VOLUNTEERS

We have pre-event and during event volunteer opportunities for individuals or groups. In addition, we are looking for makeup artists, photographers, a videographer/editor and an EMT. Please email us for more information at info@the5kcolorblast.com.

  • Pre-event setup help will earn a free entry to the run.

  • During/post event help will earn a free entry to a future run.

  • If you'd like to earn free entry to the FUN RUN CHALLENGE, (run both the Zombie Run and Color Blast) you'll need to volunteer for TWO different pre-event shifts. Email us at info@the5kcolorblast.com for this option.

 

Individuals can self register. Please start registration to see available shifts.

Have a group, club, charity, or organization with more than 3 people? Please email us at info@the5kcolorblast.com

Take the FUN RUN CHALLENGE!

Run both The 5k Color Blast and The 5k Zombie Run in the same day.
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at a reduced rate.

The 5k Zombie Run will be held at the same location in the morning preceding The 5k Color Blast.
 

All FUN RUN CHALLENGE participants earn a THIRD special "challenge" medal!

 

2nd event must be added at registration before you checkout

MEDALS
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SHIRTS
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CHARITABLE PARTNER
SPONSORS
CC Run Logo, 3d Color Santa Trans - Squa

Presenting Sponsor

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Questions or comments?

Please email us at: info@The5kColorBlast.com

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