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Galaxy of Lights 5K
Monday December 1, 2014: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Huntsville Botanical Garden

Running through Galaxy at night, with twinkling around you, offers a unique running experience. The race begins at 6:30 and will use 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 21st 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.

Please consider joining us for the Galaxy of Lights Fun Run on December 2. 

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.

Check back later for times and locations for packet pickup.