• Running-5K - Individual Age group/open
  • Running-5K Kids & Teens - Individual Age group/open
  • Running-5K Seniors 65yo+ - Seniors Discount
  • Virtual 5K Participant - Individual Age group/open


Join us for our 9th Annual Light Up The Night 5k. Come run, walk and GLOW through downtown Winter Haven to support our local community. A live music performance from Hunter Smith and a food truck party will follow in the Packing House at Grove Roots Brewery Co.

Event details and schedule

Race Time: 7pm

We will begin outside of the BB&T Bank on Magnolia Ave. The race winds through the newly renovated Magnolia Park and South Central Park, through the west side of Central Park, then out past Lake Silver on the trail, turning around just before Ave S, runners will return along the trail and retrace their steps through downtown to conclude at the BB&T parking lot.

Bring glow in the dark gear, flashlights, and any other lighted accessories. The after-party will be inside the Packing House at Grove Roots Brewery, where the awards ceremony will be held.

Live entertainment: Hunter Smith , 7:30 pm inside The Packing House of Grove Roots  

Packet Pickup: TBA


*If you did not sign your waiver during registration, don't forget to bring a signed copy of your waiver to packet pickup.

5K Parking: Dowtown Winter Haven (FREE parking garage located at corner of 3rd St NW and Ave A NW)

Organised by

Junior League of Greater Winter Haven

Post Office Box 7161, Winter Haven

Phone: 8635287876

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