+ What are the different waves / start times?

WAVE 1 - STARTS AT 6:00pm. Be the first in Austin to experience the Trail of Lights! Families with strollers will love our 6pm start option. Get in your steps and then enjoy the Finish Line Festival and Expo. Wave 1 starting line will remain open until 6:15pm so get there early to experience all the fun.

WAVE 2 - STARTS AT 6:30pm. Encouraged for families and young kids. Finish Line Festival and Expo. Wave 2 starting line will remain open until 6:45pm.

WAVE 3 - STARTS AT 7:00pm. Make a night of it! Happy hour, then Fun Run... we don't judge! Or bring a date, cause we're open late! Finish Line Festival and Expo and one complimentary beer/wine/hot cocoa beverage included with all registrations. Wave 3 starting line will remain open until 7:15pm.

WAVE 4 - STARTS AT 7:30pm. Bring up the rear with holiday cheer as part of the 4th and final wave. Then let loose at the Finish Line Festival and Expo. 4th wave participants receive TWO complimentary drinks at the Finish Line Festival. Wave 4 starting line will remain open until 8:15pm.