Most popular 5K of the South Florida Season!

Enjoy the holiday season with this unique evening race on a USATF-Certified course illuminated by thousands of lights and larger-than-life animated displays. The 5K course is flat, fast and ideal for setting a personal best! Awards will be given out in 9 categories for both male and female participants.

  • Participants will use the ChronoTrack Timing System, the world's most advanced timing system, which is chipless and is part of the number bib. All race results will be posted at

  • The price includes everything: ChronoTrack Timing System (runners only), SHIRTS ARE SOLD OUT (Commemorative Full-Color Shirt), Meal & Refreshments, Kids Fun Run & Play Area, Park Admission, General Parking, Live Entertainment and Awards Ceremony! 

  • The Fitness Walk takes place on the 5K course but will not be timed or scored.

  • Kids' Fun Run is free when accompanied by a registered adult.  Fun Run will be held on the soccer field for children ages 10 and under.

You get a fun filled night out for you and your family and friends while enjoying the beautiful holiday lights under stars all for one price!

Charity: A portion of the proceeds go to Gilda's Club South Florida who offers free programs and services for men, women and children impacted by cancer.

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Restrictions: No pets, skateboards, in-line skates or bicycles will be allowed.  Strollers are permitted, but we ask that you stay towards the back of the race for safety reasons.

Late Registration:  Once registration is closed no one will be able to register for the race online. From time to time at our events Race Management, at their sole discretion, may allow a Limited Registration on the day of the event.  Limited Registration will not include timed running, commemorative shirts or other items in the Registration Package . The availability of Limited Registration will be determined the day of the race by the Race Management and availability in no way is guaranteed. The only guaranteed registration is to register online during the registration period.

Drive-thru event is Wednesday, November 25, 2020 through Saturday, January 2, 2021 - Open Nightly 6 -10 PM

23rd Annual Holiday Fantasy of Lights 5K Run & Walk at Tradewinds Park
Saturday, November 21, 2020 - Run starts at 6PM, Walk starts at 7PM

holiday light displays of reindeer and teddy bear

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