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Gilbert Glow Run

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November 16, 2018 | Freestone Park | Run Time 6:30 p.m.

The Gilbert Days Glow Run is an event designed for people of all ages and athletic abilities. Runners, walkers, skippers and jumpers are welcome to join in for an evening filled with glow sticks, black lights and great music.

This event is not timed, making it ideal for both experienced runners and first-time participants. On your mark, get set, let’s glow!


Registration Information

On-Line Registration will begin September 11th, 8am. 

On Line Register Link

Mail-In or In-Person Registration will begin September 12th, 7am.

Mail In Registration Form

On-Site Registration will be held November 16th, 4:45pm-5:45pm at Freestone Park.

Pets on leash are permitted on the course and the event site. 

Children 8 years and under must run with a registered adult (18+).  Children under 2 years of age participating on foot or being carried are free with a paid adult.  The under 2 child must have parent/ guardian fill out waiver during packet pick up November 14-15.  Due to this event being at night with minimal lighting and for the safety of all Strollers are not permitted.  The course is not a paved route and includes a variety of uneven surfaces.

Fees: $30 per person (includes race shirt, glow experiences and musical entertainment)

Discounts: $10 off if registered before October 1st, $5 off if registering between October 1-November 14. 

Additional Glow items will be available to purchase at Packet Pick up and the Day of the Run. 

Packet pick up will be held on November 13-15 at the Gilbert Parks and Recreation office at 90 E. Civic Center Drive, between the hours of 2-6pm.


The course is approximately 2 miles long.  This is an evening run, and for safety purposes, all children under 8 years old are required to have a registered Adult (18+) run with them.  There will be directional help along the route, with glowing markers and volunteers helping light the way.  The course will include, foam, bubbles, powder, laser lights and more!


There are no finisher medals or awards at the end of the run.  The event is more of an entertainment experience that we want participants to remember.

Interested in Sponsoring the Glow Run?

If you are interested in sponsoring the Glow Run please contact Mike Leppert at 480-503-6235 or Denise Merdon at 480-503-6240.  

Glow Run Sponsorship Information