• 5K Walk/Run - Individual Age group/open
  • 5K Walk/Run - Aspirus Employee
  • 5K Walk/Run - Students Age 11-18
  • 10K Run - Individual Age group/open
  • 10K Run - Aspirus Employee
  • 10K Run - Students Age 11-18


The 6th Annual Light the Night Fun Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, September 14, 2019, at NEW LOCATION. This year we are bringing our event to Houghton with a family friendly 1K, 5K Walk/Run, and 10K Run.

All races will begin and end at the Kestner Waterfront in Houghton. The FREE 1K for Kids will start at 7:00pm. The 10K Run wil start at 7:30pm and the 5K Walk/Run will start at 7:45pm. 

**You MUST be signed up by 8/30/2019 to be guaranteed an event t-shirt.

**Online Registration Closes 9/11/19

Event details and schedule

  • Packet Pick Up and Race Day Registration will be Saturday, September 14th from 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm at Kestner Waterfront in Houghton.
  • The Kids 1K FREE race will begin at 7:00 pm.  Kids can register for the 1K on RACE DAY ONLY from 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm.  There will be no t-shirt for the kids race.
  • The 10K Run will begin at 7:30 pm. This race is a running event.  The race will be an unofficial timed event, but there will be no awards. 
  • The 5K Walk/Run will begin at 7:45 pm. 
  • All participants that register for the 5K and 10K , who are age 11 or older, will receive a t-shirt, glow sticks and snacks.
  • Children 10 and under that want to participate in the 5K or 10K can register the day of the race for FREE. They will receive glow sticks and snacks, but will not receive a t-shirt.
  • All race participants will be placed in a prize drawing that will take place after the race is complete, so make sure you stick around to try and win some great prizes!! 
  • Event Attire: Bright, neon colored clothing and all things that GLOW!  Get Creative!

Organised by

Aspirus Keweenaw

205 Osceola Street, Laurium

Phone: 9063377000

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