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The Palmer Lake .5K (Yes "Point" 5)

Sun September 29, 2024 Palmer Lake, CO 80133 US Directions
Yes, POINT 5k
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Donut Worry, Be Happy

.5 (yes point 5) K

$25 10:30AM MDT - 12:00PM MDT Price increases after July 31, 2024 at 11:59pm MDT
Bring Your Best Friend!

.5k Dog Participant

$15 10:30AM MDT - 12:00PM MDT Registration ends September 29, 2024 at 11:59pm MDT
They'll love you forever!

.5k Child (Under 12)

$20 10:30AM MDT - 12:00PM MDT Registration ends September 29, 2024 at 11:59pm MDT
Eat donut now, run later.

.5k VIRTUAL run

$25 10:30AM MDT - 12:00PM MDT Registration ends September 27, 2024 at 11:59pm MDT

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104 CO-105
Palmer Lake, CO US 80133


The Fastest Growing (and shortest)  Running Event in CO is back!!!


On September 29, 2024, Awake the Lake will hold its 10th Annual PALMER LAKE .5K (Yes “Point” 5), and it just keeps getting better.  The “run for everyone” is a challenging entire ½ kilometer, where competitors are rewarded not only with the unique views of beautiful Palmer Lake, Colorado in autumn, but also a donut in the middle, and a beer/soda waiting at the finish line.  


**** September 29, 2024 - race starts at 10:30am and the after party going until we run out of beer/rootbeer/donuts ****


Come out and join us in the only fun way we could come up with, and continue to support the improvement of parks, recreation and the namesake of Palmer Lake, Colorado!


Your registration will score you:

  • Entry into our .5k

  • A spectacular "One of a Kind" Palmer Lake (Point) .5k Shirt

  • A very hip .5K Euro sticker commemorating your success. 

  • A tasty donut

  • One coupon for a “Colorado Native” beer, or root beer.

  • One dog treat, depending on your age and species


Race details:

  • When: Sunday Sept 29

  • Where: Palmer Lake, Colorado.

  • Registration: Register by 4pm September 19th to guarantee the proper shirt size.

  • Price: Register today to take advantage of early bird pricing! Day of registration will be $40 (Adults), $25 (Kids under 12), $20 (dogs)

  • Prizes for:  Best outfit, costume, attitude. Be awesome and win prizes. 



  • Are kids allowed?!  Sure – but only good kids! $20 entry and no beer for them. Okay - a Root Beer!!!

  • Are dogs allowed?!  Yes – but only good dogs on leashes! $15 entry and no beer OR root beer for them. Okay – a one of a kind Bandanna & Dog Treat!!! 

  • Where does the money go? 100% OF YOUR ENTRY GOES TO AWAKE PALMER LAKE!

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