Saturday, December 7, 2019 ~ 6pm-10pm
I'll Walk, Yule Run. Then Have Some Fun!
- Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 7 – for Austin Trail of Lights’ 8th annual Fun Run and Fest!
- Be Among the First in Austin to See the Trail of Lights!
Jingle, jog & jive your way through the iconic Austin Trail of Lights in your best holiday costume, then stick around for the ultimate after party celebration – the Finish Line Festival – located in the heart of Zilker Park.
Run, Jog or Stroll the 2.1 Mile Untimed Course – Starting at the Zilker Holiday Tree near Barton Springs Pool and moving through the colorful lights and festive sights of Austin’s beloved Trail of Lights. Come Early! Yule engage in fun activities near the starting line!
Finish Line Festival
Stick Around For The Ultimate After Party – After crossing the finish line, ALL fun runners will receive a free beer or cocoa, plus entry into the epic Finish Line Festival & Expo – where you’ll engage with health brands and show off those dance moves.
- Get a !! FREE !! Post-Run Beer or Cocoa for ALL Fun Runners – Cheers!
- Grab bites from Austin’s famous food trucks – Available for purchase.
- Dive into the Fitness Expo – Mix and mingle with health and fitness brands.
- Join The Fun Activities – Engage with local brands.
- Show us your moves in a spontaneous Dance-Off to DJ entertainment.
- Strut your stuff on the runway in your wackiest holiday costume in our Costume Contest!
- Ride the iconic Ferris Wheel or Carousel – Ride tickets available for purchase.
Kick off the holidays the Austin way!
Which Wave Is For You??
NEW This Year! Choose from 4 Waves to fit your schedule.
Lead the Pack! Ideal for runners looking to race.
Fun Run, party at the Finish Line Fest and still make it home for bed time.
Join the Goldie Locks of waves. Not too early. Not too late.
Bring up the rear for an extra beer! Wave 4 Fun Runners receive a total of 2 FREE beers or cocoas after crossing the finish line.
Fun Run Your Way
Don’t Sweat… Sparkle! Run or walk in style with exclusive VIP Fun Run registration.
- NEW: VIP registration gives you access to any wave!
- Complimentary Upgrade: Receive a performance long-sleeve event t-shirt.
- Access to Early Packet-Pickup
- Access to the exclusive VIP Lounge at the Finish Line Festival
- Nacho Bar buffet provided, along with cocoa & cookies
- 2 Complimentary Drink Tickets included, with access to the private VIP Lounge full bar
- A Unique Photo Op within the VIP Lounge
* Limited VIP tickets are available, so don’t wait to register.
Groups & Teams
Show your holiday enthusiasm together and register as a team! Celebrate the holidays with your company, organizations, schools or friends.
Why Join a Team?
Long sleeve 2019 Austin Trail of Lights Fun Run T-shirt – Optional shirt upgrade
Teams of 15+: Qualify for early packet pick up and team name on bib (registration deadline: 11/8/19)
Teams of 36+: Qualify for early packet pick up, team name on bib and team name on back of event T-shirts (registration deadline: 11/8/19)
View our FAQ's for detailed registration info and more.
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