Light Up the Night Glow Run 5K & Fun Run...

  • Running : 1 Mile Run :
  • Running : 5K Run :

Race Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017


Location: Jack Read Park

Address: Goodyear Blvd

City: Picayune

State/Terr: Mississippi

Zip: 39466

Country: USA


The third annual Night Up the Light Glow Run will be held in conjunction with the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of Pearl River County/Picayune will kick-off from Jack Read Park following our Luminaria service.  Our Glow Run will feature lots of fun and excitement.  Race Map will be available in your registration packet. We will be using Time 2 Time chip timing for our event.  We are working with the city to establish a better route for our race this year.

Event details and schedule

Relay For Life of Pearl River County starts @  4:00pm until 12:00 am as we Wish Upon a Cure.

Light Up the Night Glow Run starts following the luminaria service (approximately 9:30 pm) at Jack Read Park.  Packets can be picked up at Jack Read Park starting at noon on Saturday, May 13,  2017.   Please consider coming early, our Relay For Life event starts at 4:00 pm and we have lots of fun and entertainment planned before the race.  Bring your family out to enjoy the afternoon and evening while celebrating survivors, honoring the lost and joining in our quest to find a cure for cancer.  All proceeds from the race and the day's activities provided 'much-needed funds for the American Cancer Society to continue cutting-edge research, education, and prevention programs.  Remember you make a difference.  We welcome those who get into the true spirit and are glowing when they arrive.  

Check-in starts at 12 noon and will continue until 8:00 pm.  NO REGISTRATIONS AFTER 8:00 PM ON SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017.  NO CHECK IN ALLOWED DURING LUMINARIA SERVICE.  YOU MUST BE CHECKED, and PACKET PICKED UP  BY 8:30 PM. 


5K will start at Jack Read Park and follow Goodyear Blvd. then take a right onto River Road and a Right onto 5th Avenue.  Continue on 5th, then a Left onto Juniper and a Left on 4th Avenue.  Continue to Dale and turn right then a right onto 3rd Avenue.  Continue up 3rd Avenue to Pine Street and Finish on Pine at the Edge of Jack Read Park.  Runners will receive a t-shirt and glow sticks.  We encourage everyone to come decked out in their GLOW WEAR (jewelry, glasses, necklaces) the more you glow, the better. 

Goodyear Blvd. will be closed from Quice Street down two blocks starting at 12 noon on Saturday to allow for set-up for Relay. 

Other Info:

• 2017 race registration is open.

Registration Information.

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