The Great Candy Run/Walk 5K - Denver

Denver, CO

The Great Candy Run/Walk 5K - Denver

DESCRIPTION

What is sweeter than candy? The Great Candy Run of course! Celebrating its 15th Annual event, we invite you to get your SWEET on at Colorado's Running Magazine event winner for #1 5K, and #1 Run for Kids!!!!!!

The Great Candy Run is an event with memorable experiences. Participants and spectators alike will enjoy the fun, fast, and sweet themed (of course) 5K course designed with walkers and runners in mind, a family festival featuring games, activity stations, amazing face painting, great refreshments, giveaways and lots of additional sweetness!

THE SWEETNESS

  • Fun SWEET themed day while supporting and providing HOPE to those afflicted with a fetal syndrome
  • Celebrating Family and Friends with one SWEET Memory
  • Prize money in the 5K
  • Stroller Division (yep you get prize money too)
  • Family Fun Expo (lot's of activities and sweet fun)
  • Costume Contest
  • Sweetest finisher medal for all participants
  • Free Kids Jelly Bean Fun Run (for kids 10 & Under)

The Great Candy Run is ultimately about saving lives and helping families. Proceeds from these events directly benefit the Fetal Health Foundation. The Fetal Health Foundation supports families battling a fetal syndrome during pregnancy through information, support, and research. The events highlight awareness and provide hope to these families.

EVENT DAY SCHEDULE:

  • 8:30 AM - Registration opens
  • 9:00 AM - Family Festival & Vendor Expo Opens
  • 9:40 AM - CODA Coffee's Jelly Bean Kids Fun Run
  • 9:45 AM - Opening Ceremonies
  • 10:00 AM - 5K Start
  • 10:00 AM - Live Music and Festival