2019 Glow 4 IT 5K Run/Walk

April 26, 2019  |  7:30-10pm

Hydro Park, Kaukauna

Join us to run, walk and GLOW for inclusion. Help shine the light on the abilities of individuals with differing abilities in our community! SOAR Fox Cities is hosting a Glow 4 IT 5K run/walk in April 2019 to bring awareness to and raise money for SOAR’s programs and services focused on including youth and adults with differing abilities in the greater community!

This is a non-competitive and family friendly 5K run/walk starting at sunset, and lighting up the way to a party at the finish line with lasers, glow sticks, black lights, and a DJ!  All are welcome!

Inclusion is involvement and empowerment, where the inherent worth and dignity of all people are recognized. An inclusive community promotes and sustains a sense of belonging; it values and practices respect for the abilities, beliefs, backgrounds, and ways of living of all its members. At SOAR Fox Cities we work every day for inclusion for our participants and those living with a disability. Inclusion is involvement and empowerment, where the inherent worth and dignity of all people are recognized. An inclusive community promotes and sustains a sense of belonging; it values and practices respect for the abilities, backgrounds, and ways of living of all its members. Will you help us Glow for Inclusion by Glowing for IT?!

There’s still time! Register Here!!

Already registered? Yay!! We’re thrilled that you’ll be joining us!

Here are a few things we’d like you to know about so you have the very best experience at our event! Check them all out below and know that you can always call or email with other questions! 

The Basics

Day of activities begin at 7:00pm with the race following at 8:15pm. A map of the route is included below. The afterglow party will begin as soon as the first runner crosses the finish line or between 8:30-8:45pm. We’ll have a DJ and beverages (beer & soda) available for purchase. NO BEER SALES MADE WITHOUT A VALID ID!

Below you will find details for check-in, the route map, and parking. 

We also want to remind everyone this is a nighttime run so please be ready for that! You will receive two glow items with registration, the darkest parts of the course will be marked, and we’ll have headlamps for sale at the event, but we encourage you to bring a flashlight or your own headlamp for extra light if you feel it necessary!

Check-In

You can check-in during one of two times before the race. Those dates, times, and locations are:

  • Thursday, April 25th    5-7pm  at the SOAR Fox Cities Offices located at 211 E. Franklin Street in Appleton. Check-in right inside the front doors!  
  • Friday, April 26th     7-8:15pm at Hydro Park located at 100 Crooks Avenue, Kaukauna. Look for the Registration Tent!  

Not able to make one of these times? No problem! Just let us know via phone at 920-731-9831 or email at erin@soarfoxcities.com

The Route

Check out the route by clicking THIS link! We will also include a copy of the run map with your pre-race materials/packet.  

Parking

There are several places to park once you arrive for the event. Please see the illustration below for the most accessible lots. There will be several handicap accessible spots available and marked at the event.

Want to get to Kaukauna early & enjoy a bit of the local scenery before the Glow Run?! 

Check out 313 Dodge!! 

From 5-7pm on April 26th they are hosting a Happy Hour for SOAR and giving 10% of their revenues back to SOAR! 

313 Dodge is located at 313 Dodge Street in Kaukauna (right across from Hydro Park!!).  Check them out & then come on over for the Glow Run & Afterglow Party!! 

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