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Rainbow Run 5K

Sat May 18, 2024 Lexington, KY 40511 US Directions
Show Your Pride and Join us for the 4th Annual Rainbow Run 5K supporting the Lexington Pride Festival coming in June.
Countdown to Race Day


5K Run/Walk

$30 6:00PM EDT Price increases after April 15, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual Runner/Walker

$30 Registration ends May 17, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Race Volunteer

$0 4:30PM EDT - 8:00PM EDT Registration ends May 17, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


Join us on Saturday, May 18th at 6pm and show your pride at the 4th Annual Rainbow Run 5K Run/Walk in Lexington!


Our race directly raises funds for the LEXINGTON PRIDE FESTIVAL this coming June and is presented by the Lexington Pride Center. The Lexington Pride Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located in Lexington, KY, that strives to improve the quality of LGBTQIA+ individuals’ lives in Central and Eastern Kentucky.


  • Flat/fast course at scenic Coldstream Park
  • Awards presented to the Top 10 finishers (Thanks, Cup of Commonwealth)
  • Commemorative unisex sized T-shirts (Sizes S-4XL)
  • Chip-timing (Thanks, RaceRise)
  • Music brought to you by Mannino
  • Hang out after the race and enjoy a complimentary West 6th beer or Kona Ice with your registration!
  • Free Race photos (Thanks, A Runner's Mom & More!)

DURING THE RACE, stop by West Sixth Brewing's tent to have a refreshing beverage. A portion of all sales will be donated to the Rainbow Run 5K. Non-alcoholic options will be available.

For those who do not wish to or are not able to join us in person, we have a VIRTUAL OPTION. For a $25/$30 donation, we will mail your commemorative t-shirt and bib so you can run/walk on your own schedule in support of the LGBTQIA+ community. 

PACKET PICKUP: Packet Pickup will be on Tuesday, May 14th from 4-6pm at the Lexington Pride Center (address below). There will also be race day packet pickup available at Coldstream Park for those who can't pickup in advance.

389 Waller Ave STE 100, Lexington, KY 40504




Coldstream Park
1850 Pisacano Drive
Lexington, KY US 40511

The Rainbow Run --- A Super Fun Race That Kicks Off The Summer!

2023 Race Photos --- Thanks Ruby Cline Eaton!

All photos are free to download, share and enjoy.

RACE SWAG!!! ---- Our Tie Dye T-Shirts

Our 2024 race shirt will again be a tie dye shirt.  The shirt shown is from 2023.  We will reveal our 2024 shirt soon!

Race Contact Info

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Rainbow Run 5K Route Map

Our 5K course is a long out and back on the Legacy Trail with only 82 feet of elevation change.  Our start/finish will be near the Coldstream Dog Park area.  There is one hydration station that runners will pass by two times.  

Digital Map

Race Poster PDF --- Help us spread the word!

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