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Night of Lights 5k

  • Dates: November 20, 2021
  • Presenting Organization: Runologie
  • Venue: Dorothea Dix Park
  • Location: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Address: 2105 Umstead Dr., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Times: 6:30-8pm
  • Admission: Early bird entry: $30 until Oct. 31; $35 until Nov. 19; $40 until race day


The Night of Lights is returning to Dix Park and runners will be the first to get to experience this awesome spectacle! Runologie will be hosting this night time race through the Park in conjunction with the City of Raleigh and WRAL. Bring out the whole family and get in the Holiday spirit!
Proceeds go to benefit the Dix Park Conservancy, which helps to build and better Raleigh's Park into a transformative public space for community, health, and celebration that will enrich our quality of life in North Carolina.