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Sat March 23, 2024 Highlands Ranch, CO 80129 US


5K Run/Walk

9:00AM MDT


Join the festivities at our St. Patrick's Day 5K starting on Dorchester Street in Highlands Ranch Town Center South at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2024! Don your best Irish flair, round up your friends and family, lace up those running shoes, and let the celebration begin! After crossing the finish line, join fellow athletes for a refreshing pint from Living the Dream Brewing, a complimentary pancake breakfast, and lively entertainment.

🌈 Along the course, a mischievous leprechaun has hidden a golden kettlebell! 🎩 Find it, bring it back to the finish line, and win $100! 

Come rain, shine, sleet, or snow, we run 99% of the time! However, safety is our top priority. In the rare event of severe weather or course inaccessibility, the race may be postponed to ensure the well-being of all participants.


9352 Dorchester St
Highlands Ranch, CO US 80129

Race Amenities

Participants will receive:

  • Race t-shirt
  • St. Patrick's Day 5K pint glass
  • Custom race bib
  • All-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from Flippin' Flapjacks
  • Post-race beer from Living the Dream Brewing


Medals will be awarded to the following top 3 participants in the following male and female categories:

  • Overall
  • 7 and under
  • 8-12
  • 13-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70+

Packet Pick Up

Early Packet Pickups

Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Time: 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Living the Dream Brewing (new location!), 9150 Commerce Center Cir #300, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129


Date: Thursday, March 14, 2024 - CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER!!!!

There will be NO on-site registration for this race, however, online registration will remain until the start of the race. Anyone interested in last-minute joining us should register online and race staff will be able to check you in real time.

Race Day Packet Pickup

You will be able to pick up your timing bib and race shirt beginning at 7:30 a.m. on race morning at the race start. Runners should expect lines and pre-race pickup is encouraged. 

Course Description

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Get your leprechaun legs and lungs ready for this fun and fast 5K course that has a total ascent of 128 ft and a maximum elevation of 5,767 ft. Starting and finishing on Dorchester Street, the course will take you through neighborhoods, along the Marcy Gulch Trail, past Fido's Field at Foothills Park, and back to Town Center South. 

Additional Course Details

There will be one aid station available at Foothills Park (just before mile 2) that will have water. The course will be well-marked with mile markers at every mile.

This race course is family and pet-friendly! Please feel free to push your child in a stroller or run with your furry friend. Out of courtesy and safety for fellow runners, please start in the back.

Race Contact Info

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