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Dye Hard 5K

April 18, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT

Run or walk in the most colorful 5K ever! Get showered with safe, eco-friendly, colored powder! We’ll also have extra color available so you can kick off the race with colors flying everywhere. Sign up today for fun, food trucks, music, and literally TONS of color!

EARLY REGISTRATION $30, January 1-March 31, with free shirt, bag, and color packet
ADVANCE REGISTRATION $35, April 1-21, with free shirt, bag, and color packet not guaranteed
REGISTRATION $40, April 22-28, with free shirt, bag, and color packet not guaranteed
GROUPS OF 6 OR MORE: $6 discount per person once you have at least 6 people registered together as a group (Click GROUP from menu to left to start a group)
RACE DAY $40, free shirt and bag not guaranteed, no color packet, but color will be available for sale
Kids 10 and under are FREE but get no shirt, swag bag, or timing bib (Parent has the option to purchase these during registration at regular registration price.)

Proceeds benefit the Developmental Disabilities Endowment Fund of the Springfield Foundation, a 501c3 organization.

Route is grass, with some rolling hills. Plus we will have FOOD TRUCKS for a fun lunch after the event! 

No pets or wheels other than strollers and wheelchairs.

Extra Color Packets for sale at packet pick up and race day, $3 each, 2 for $5, 5 for $10.

Chip timing provided by FinishTiming, featuring a live onsite scoreboard, clock and camera system. Results posted at finishtiming.com. Plaques awarded for top 3 males/females overall, and medals for top male/female finishers in the following age categories: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over.

Friday, April 26, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Self-Reliance, 1822 N Limestone St, Springfield, OH 45503. Yes you may pick up a friend or family member’s packet. Race day packet pick-up starts at 8:30 a.m.

Free race day parking will be at the Fairgrounds. Spectators are welcome.

8:30 a.m. Registration/Packet Pick Up opens / Extra Color Packets for sale, $3 each, 2 for $5, 5 for $10 / DJ starts the PARTY!!
9:30 a.m. Registration to be timed ends
9:55 Registration/packet pick up closes
9:55 a.m. Starting line color throw
10 a.m. Gun start
11 a.m. Award ceremony at DJ booth

Event photos will be available on our Facebook page for free downloads after the race.

This route is grassy, with a few rolling hills around the lake.


Clark County Fairgrounds
4401 S Charleston Pike
Springfield, Ohio
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