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Run the Lights 2019 - Presented by Ohio ENT & Allergy Physicians!

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Alum Creek State Park

3305 South Old State Rd


Delaware, OH 43015

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Run the Lights presented by Ohio ENT & Allergy Physicians

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  • Date: December 21, 2019

  • Location: Alum Creek State Park / Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights!

  • Distance: 3 mile run or walk + 1.5 mile option!

  • Start Time: 5AM (3 mile run) or 6AM (1.5 or 3 mile)

  • NO PETS ALLOWED (strollers are fine)

  • Must register by 12/11 to be gauranteed a T-shirt

  • Register by 10/17 before the next price increase - save $5!

Run the Lights is limited to 500 total runners - 250 in 5AM and 250 in in 6AM race.

This is your unique opportunity to run the light show at the Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights! This is our 2nd annual run and it's like no other run (or walk)! Get to see all the lights in this very special experience. This is the only public run through the light show - normally only cars are permitted through it. Register your family and friends quickly as this event will be sure to sell out quickly. The 1.5 mile runs are partial runs through the light show. The 3 mile run is a run throught the entire light show!

Family & friends can watch in the parking lot, near the finish line.

Find out more details about the neat Butch Bando's fantasy of Lights evening drive-thru light show at: https://butchbandosfantasyoflights.com/. Season starts November 15th!

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Every Participant Receives:

  • Admission to run the light show at Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights!

  • Race T-shirt (Must register by 12/13 to gaurantee to recieve shirt)

  • Free Appetizer from Texas Roadhouse

  • BOGO to Lazer Kraze!

  • $5 off coupon Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights drive-thru evening experience!

  • Cup of hot chocolate finish! (Hot chocolate will at at Oberlin High School parking lot)

  • Special finishers mug for the first 150 in each 5AM & 6AM 3 mile run + First 50 for 6AM 1.5 mile run

  • Find out more about Butch Bando's Fantasy of Lights (Opens Nov 15th) by visiting the website: CLick Here


  • Option #1: 30 Parking spaces at the Alum Creek Park per race time (5AM & 6AM start time). You need to purchase a parking pass in order to get one of these very limited spaces. $10 per car. You will receive your parking pass 1 week prior to the event. Parking Pass is required to park at the Alum Creek Park. $10 per parking pass.

  • Option #2: Everyone else will need to park at the Olentangy Berlin High School (3140 Berlin Station Rd, Delaware, OH 43015). It's a short 5 minute shuttle ride over and we will have Carolers signing to you on the ride - fun!! Parking at the high school is free!


  • Register by 11/2: $27

  • Register by 11/3 - 11/27: $32

  • Register by 11/28 - 12/12: $37 (t-shirt deadline)

  • Register by 12/13 - 12/19: $42

  • Prices above effecitve till event sells out

Please note: KidsLinked has a NO REFUND policy for all events. Course closes at 7AM, must be completed with your run by 7AM.

There will not be chip timing on either race. Final times will not be posted, but finish line mugs will be presented in order of finish!

Packet Pickup

Early Packet Pickup will be at Road Runner in Worthington on Thursday, Dec 19th from 4-7PM. Pick up your packet and don't have any wait time on race morning. The address is: 535 Lakeview Plaza Blvd, Worthington, OH 43085. HIGHLY ENCOURAGED to pick up your packet early! We will also be providing you a 20% off coupon good only that Thursday (12/19) at Road Runner so you can save on any of your running needs!

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Packet Pick Up

Packet Pickup is Thursday, December 19th from 4-7PM at the Roadrunner in Worthington (535 Lakeview Plaza Blvd, Worthington, OH 43085

Race Day Updates

Race Day Updates on the Run the Lights will be either posted on the KidsLinked Facebook page or via email. Final runner instructions will be sent the week of the race.

Spectator Information

Friends and family are welcome to watch and cheer from the start/finish line. Only runners/walkers with an offical race bib for Run the Lights will be allowed on the race course.

Inclement Weather Policy

The Run the Lights will start as scheduled at 5am for the 3 mile or 6AM for the 1.5 or 3mile on December 21, 2019 regardless of rain, snow or cold temperatures.

inclement weather policy

If there is visible lightning in the area, the race will be delayed for a minimum of 15 minutes. The race would only be further delayed, postponed or cancelled if extreme conditions jeopardize the safety of participants.

Please follow KidsLinked for constant updates and listen closely to all public address announcements on Race Day for information and instruction.


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