Plan Your Visit


Galaxy of Lights 5K
Monday November 30, 2015: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Huntsville Botanical Garden

General registration will open on October 1st.

Running through Galaxy at night, with twinkling around you, offers a unique running experience. The race begins at 6:30 and uses the paved and graveled portions of the Galaxy of Lights trail. The race is limited to 700 entries, so sign up early. The race course certification number is AL12064JD. Everyone is welcome to cheer the runners on and spend time with Ole Saint Nick. Entries are limited, so sign up early. Register at

Registration forms may be picked up at the Shoppe at the Garden or downloaded here. Forms can be mailed with payment and must be postmarked by November 20th to receive the registration fee of $25.00. If late registration is available, the fee will be $35.00. Registration fee includes a long sleeve t-shirt.

Pets, strollers, headphones, and unregistered participants are not allowed on the course. The race will occur rain or shine. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme conditions. Registration is final and will not be refunded or transferred. Your entry fee will be donated to the Garden.

Packet Pickup and late registration (if available):
Fleet Feet Sports
2710 Carl T. Jones (Target Shopping Center)
Friday, November 27th 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday, November 29th 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Botanical Garden Visitors Center
4747 Bob Wallace Avenue
Monday, November 30th 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday, December 1st 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM