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Enter to win the 3rd Annual Krispy Kreme Challenge Costume Contest, presented by visitRaleigh.com

visitRaleigh.com is presenting a costume contest at the
11th Annual Krispy Kreme Challenge (K2C), Feb. 14, 2015!

Gear up for a friendly competition to raise awareness for the K2C and to celebrate people who dress up and run the event! Runner costumes will be judged on a variety of levels. Most importantly, judges will be looking for costumes that coincide with the Raleigh area's appeal for visitors; they should be smart, unexpected, celebratory and dynamic!

Official rules  •  Costume guidelines


Contestant entry divisions: 

  1. Single Contestant Division: only a single person may enter the contest as one entrant. The grand prize winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to Runologie.

  2. Group Contestant Division: three or more persons may enter the contest as one entrant. The grand prize winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to The Players' Retreat

  3. NEW Couple Contestant Division: two persons may enter the contest as one entrant. The grand prize winner will receive a $50 gift certificate to David's Dumpling and Noodle Bar, plus Videri Chocolate Factory chocolate.


    Here's how to enter:

      1. Wear your costume to run the K2C.

      2. Arrive early and enter the contest at the visitRaleigh.com tent. Entry will be done on-site.
      • Sign in at the red visitRaleigh.com tent near the North Carolina State University Bell Tower at the intersection of Hillsborough St. and Pullen Rd. prior to the official start of the race. Each entrant must bring his or her race/registration number when he or she signs in. Only one entry is needed to register a group or couple. 

      • At that tent, staff will take a photo of each entrant, which will be used for the website as part of a gallery and/or www.pinterest.com/visitraleigh and also used to judge the winner in each division.

      • Potential winners must be present and reachable after the race to officially be deemed winners. Winners must claim prize within one (1) hour after they are notified and announced at the end of the race. Prizes will be given to winners on-site. The winners will be announced at the end of the race and also online on Sat., Feb. 14.

      By entering, you are also signing up to receive Greater Raleigh event information. Must be at least 18 years of age to enter. (view privacy policy)
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