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Run the Lights

Sat December 18, 2021 Delaware, OH 43015 US Directions


Run the Lights!

5:00AM EST - 7:00AM EST

Race Website

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3305 South Old State Rd, 43015
Delaware, OH US 43015


Run the Lights 2021 presented by Ohio ENT & Allergy Physicians at Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights!

Hurry to sign up for this super fun race. We are limited to 700 registrations. Special time to experience the entire Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights show by running the 3 or 6 mile option of non-stop lights! The only time to experience outside of a car! Please note the following:

  • When: Saturday, December 18th, 2021
  • Race Details: Run the 3 or 6 mile option. Huge light show of Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights! It's simply a magical run of not stop lights. Normally only accessible via vehicle - your chance to run it! Have fun and treat yourself. 3 or 6 mile option (6 mile is 2 loops).
  • Race Limit: This year we can only accept 700 runners (10 waves of 70 runners)! Don't delay to sign up!
  • Wave Starts: Racers/walkers will be placed into groups of 70 and staged at 10 minute wave start times (see below if you want your own private wave start).
  • Wave Start times (needs to be dark): 4:40AM or 5:40 (6 Mile), then 5AM and every 10 minutes afterwards (all 3 miles). Special family wave at 6:15AM. Wave start time will be assigned after registration - except 6 mile only happens at 4:40AM or 5:40AM. Guarantee your wave time range by purchasing a parking pass. Wave times preference will be assigned based on order date/time - register to get your preferred time!
  • Location: Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights (Alum Creek State Park 3305 South Old State Rd, 43015, Delaware, OH, 43015)
  • Race Distance: 3 Mile (or 6 mile - 2 laps for 4:40AM or 5:40 time slot - limited space!)
  • Family Wave: Special Family Wave 6:15AM. Families and kids only in this wave. Special prize at finish line for the kids!
  • Awards: Each Wave Start we'll award medals for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place - yes, each wave! Race your friends, or others. 

Interested in being a vendor:

  • Special Santa Claus Visit (1st 90): Have younger ones? 90 can select to have a special Santa Claus visit at the packet pickup
  • Sellout Alert: Race will sell out . Don't delay and register early!

All Runners Receive:

  • Pint Glass or Mug at the finish line
  • Hot Chocolate (at packet pickup party)
  • $5 off Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights drive-thru show (come back and drive thru with your car!)
  • BOGO to Lazer Kraze!
  • Race T-shirt (must register by (Thursday, 11/26/21)
  • Special item from Ohio ENT & Allergy Physicians
  • Ticket to Packet Pickup Party! 

Race Awards by Wave:  Top 3 runners in each age group will receive a medal

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