Crime Stoppers Light The Night Against Crime 5k
Start: Saturday, October 26, 2013
San Diego , CA 92101
Registration Closing Date
Friday, October 25, 2013
ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 11:59 PM, ON 10/25/13.
STAY CALM!! YOU CAN REGISTER ON SITE AT BALBOA PARK STARTING AT 5:00PM ON RACE DAY!
On October 26, San Diego County Crime Stoppers will host its 27th Annual “Light the Night Against Crime” 5k Run/Walk at Balboa Park! This night-time event is a fun, family-friendly evening featuring a costume contest, band and pre- and post-race festivities. It’s a great opportunity for families to come out together and enjoy an evening in the park.
Each runner receives a high quality long-sleeved T-shirt! Awards will be given to the top 3 in each age group at the event.
It's Halloween time, so dress up! Make sure that it's easy to run in!
There will be an exciting expo with the 'haunted bus', law enforcement displays & demonstrations! The expo will be open from 5pm – 9pm. Sign up and chow down on a gourmet taco plate.
Proceeds benefit San Diego County Crime Stopper's Felony Crime Reward Fund and its community education program.
For more information on becoming an event sponsor or in having a booth at the event, please visit http://sdcrimestoppers.org/light-the-night-against-crime.
New for 2013 is the Cops and Robbers 5k Chase!
Robbers start first at 7:00pm with a Jail Break. Cops begin the chase at 7:03. Jaywalkers will follow the cops.
- You must sign up as a cop, robber, or jaywalker.
- Every participant will be individually timed.
- Prizes will be awarded to the top 50 cops and robbers who finish together. The cop and robber must be handcuffed together when crossing the finish line to be eligible for the prize (plastic handcuffs will be provided at the event).
Dress as your favorite Cop or Robber! – Deputy Dog, Barney Fife, Bonnie & Clyde, Miami Vice!
Event schedule and times
5:00pm Expo/Registration Opens
Runners and Robbers 5k Start @ 7:00pm
Cops Start @ 7:03 pm
Jaywalkers Start @ 7:05 pm
Expo goes until 9:00pm