Major League Baseball (MLB) and the largest 5K event series in the world, The Color Run®, are teaming up for the sixth summer in a row to bring The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K to MLB All-Star Week. This year’s edition hits downtown Cleveland on the morning of Sunday, July
Major League Baseball (MLB) and the largest 5K event series in the world, The Color Run®, are teaming up for the sixth summer in a row to bring The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K to MLB All-Star Week. This year’s edition hits downtown Cleveland on the morning of Sunday, July 7. This unique course route begins in Cleveland’s Bicentennial Park, will take participants along the hub of All-Star fan activity, MLB’s PLAY BALL PARK, which is happening inside and outside the Huntington Convention Center, and will feature scenic views of Cleveland’s historic downtown landmarks throughout the duration of the race. Additionally, runners will also get to see Cleveland baseball legends and team mascots at the race! To register, click here.
“Our goal at The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K is to create an exceptional experience that embraces downtown Cleveland’s unique feeling. The course absolutely rocks!” said Chad Evans, The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K event director. “In addition to the colorful festivities and iconic scenery from The Forrest City, participants will also get to experience the fun of All-Star Week action with MLB legends and mascot appearances.”
While this is the sixth consecutive MLB All-Star Week featuring a unique Color Run, it is the 10th All-Star Week overall featuring a baseball-themed 5K for fans. The first event took place in 2009 with the All-Star Charity 5K & Fun Run in St. Louis.
Color Runners are encouraged to arrive early and warm-up with the MLB mascots prior to the event’s start time — to get runners pumped for the 5K super course. After participants go through the start tunnel, they can run, dance or walk their way through a one of a kind route that features multiple color zones, vibrant music, and Baseball-themed activations throughout. After smashing through the finish line, Color Runners will hit the super-charged Finish Festival featuring the most activations in the history of The Color Run. There will be music, dancing, and The Color Run’s signature massive color throws every few minutes from the main stage.
Color Runners will have the opportunity to choose from a variety of registration packages. The limited edition The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K participant kit includes a unicorn hero medal, custom MLB All-Star tee and much more! Below are the ticket options:
• Individual Color Runner | Limited-edition participant kit—$29.99
• Team Color Runner | Limited-edition participant kit—$24.99
• Little Color Runner | Limited-edition participant kit—$14.99
Participants can also color up with more accessories, clothing and other items at The Color Run store.
Event: The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K
Date: Sunday, July 7, 2019
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Location: Voinovich Bicentennial Park
800 E. 9th St. Pier
Cleveland, OH 44114
Tickets: Individual Color Runner| $29.99
Team Color Runner| $24.99
Little Color Runner| $14.99
Prices to increase closer to event
The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K is one of the exciting All-Star Week events where all are invited to take part. Participants can enjoy an exciting check-in party on Saturday, July 6 when picking up their race packets for the next morning. Runners who don’t check in on Saturday, July 6 will have an additional $5 cash charge to pick up race packets on-site the morning of the event.
Registration for The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K is now open and will stay open until the start of the run. To register or for more information about The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K click here. Join the #Happiest5K and post your #TCRHero journey on social media with @TheColorRun #AllStarGame and by following The Color Run on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. To stay up to date on MLB All-Star Week, follow @AllStarGame on Twitter and Facebook.