The 1st Annual 2015 STEPScenla 5K Color Run was held in downtown Marksville, September 19, 2015 with a turn out of over 1,500 participants not counting vendors, volunteers and spectators. STEPScenla was able to present a donation made out to St.Jude Research Hospital in the amount of $30,000. In addition STEPScenla will also be donating funds to each of the 2015 Heroes (local children) after the 1st of October once all final donations/expenses have been accounted for.
Race Location: Downtown Marksville, LA
Pre-Packet Pickup- Friday, September 16, 2016 l Marksville Fire Station l 512 N. Main St.
We strongly encourage all participants to attend Pre-Packet Pickup on the day before the race to avoid waiting in lines on race day. In order to pick up your race day items, anyone 18 and older will need a Photo ID. You may pick up packets for family, friends, and other team members provided that you have a copy of Photo ID for each member 18 and older. Children under 18 of age should have a signed statement by a legal guardian stating that you will be picking up their packet for them.
Starting Line Jam Stretch- Join us in a GET FIT workout prior to the race with music, dancing, stretches, and of course colorful happiness! Come early! Color Big!
The 5K Course- Starting at 8am, opening ceremonies will begin followed by wave releases with waves leaving every 10 minutes until all participants are on course. The STEPScenla 5K Course will follow a 3.2 mile route starting and ending at the Marksville City Court House. On route you will be able to grab a tasty breakfast snack compliments of the STEPScenla Breakfast Bar, earn you colors through 6 color stops representing awareness and prevention for life-threatening and terminal childhood illnesses, and end your journey at the 40 yard Hippity-Hop Dash to the Finish Line!!!
Finish Line Block Party- Kicking off at 9:30 am and celebrating until Noon with color explosions counted down every 15 minutes until all color supplies are exhausted. You may purchase additional color packets to join in on the fun and help color the streets! The Finish Line Block Party will end the race with music, dancing, color explosions, giveaways, and much more! Stay long! Color Large!
Pricing- Registration includes: participation fee, back-tote bag, white color run t-shirt, 1 color packet, along with extra goodies! Extra color packets can be purchased online, at Pre-Packet Pickup, at Late Registration, and on race day for additional color fun! Ages 0-5 are free to register. Registration Items for children 0-5 are not included, but may be purchased on Race Day,.