Wear your brightest, glow in the dark and neon colored shirts and join in the fun! The 6th annual Moonlight 5K Run/Walk is sure to be one of the best 5Ks in the area again this year!
Activities will begin at 6:00 p.m. with a youth carnival, music and fun for the entire family. There will be a 1K Sunset Run for kids ages 10 and under starting at 9:00 p.m. The 5K run/walk begins at 10:00 p.m.
Event details and schedule
6:00 p.m. We kick off our event with a youth carnival with face painting, music, a rock climbing wall and lots of fun games and activities for kids.
9:00 p.m. Join us to encourage little runners in the 1K fun run for kids ages 10 and under!
10:00 p.m. Now that it’s getting dark and the moon is shining bright, join us for the 5K Run/Walk!
Volunteers and lit mile markers will help direct you as you wind your way past the scenic Eagle River, and continue through peaceful streets past beautiful Yellow Birch and Silver Lakes. The course offers slight changes of elevation and small hills.
All participants receive a t-shirt. Kids 10 and under who finish the 1K receive a kids medal and all the adults who finish the 5K receive a finishers medal!
The proceeds from the Moonlight 5K will be used for the operation of the Pines Community Wellness Center. This will be an annual event, organized and run by volunteers and the Northland Pines Community Wellness Center.
Both runs will begin and end at 101 East Wall Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
(intersection of East Wall Street and South Railroad Street).
Individuals registered by June 13, 2019 will be guaranteed a t-shirt in the size indicated as well as a goodie bag.
o Moisture wicking t-shirt
o Individuals registered after June 13, 2019 will be provided with t-shirts and goodie bags as supplies allow
Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup July 13, 2019
Start/Finish line 6:00 pm – 9:30 PM
o Strollers and wagons welcome. No pets, please.
o An award ceremony will follow the 5K near the start/finish line.
o Awards will include top three Male and Female Overall.
o Medals will also be awarded to the top 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finisher in each age group, male and female, as listed:
*12 & under * 13-19 * 20-29 * 30-39 * 80+
* 40-49 * 50-59 * 60-69 * 70-79
• A water station will be located at the intersection of E. Sheridan Street and Silver Lake Road.
• Portable Restrooms will be available at the start/finish line.
• Water will be provided to participants at the finish line.
• Entry fees are non-refundable and no transfers are allowed.