Winter Wonder Dash 2K & 5K
franke park at 6:00 PM
2K Family walk - Friday, november 17, 2023
5K walk/run - Saturday, November 18,2023
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Grab your winter coat, hat, mittens and warm socks and get ready to experience one of Fort Wayne's favorite holiday traditions! Every year, Blue Jacket, Inc. sets up beautiful holiday light displays throughout Franke Park for folks to drive through and enjoy. Fort4Fitness participants have special access to walk or run through the lights before the Blue Jacket drive-through event opens to the public! Gather a group of loved ones and create unforgettable, fun holiday memories as you take in the 120+ brilliant light displays.
- Efforts to ensure all participants receive a shirt will be made to the best of our ability. Shirts are guaranteed to participants who register by Nov. 1.
- Participants of both the Friday 2K and Saturday 5K will receive:
- Long-sleeved shirt (adult and youth sizes are unisex)
- Goody bag
- Commemorative ornament at the Finish Line
- Post-race hot chocolate and snacks
- Children ages 5 and under are FREE but must be registered. (If you would like your child to receive a t-shirt, please register for youth pricing age 6-14.)
- The 2K will have an "open start," which means you can start anytime between 6 PM - 7 PM.
The Fantasy of Lights: A Holiday Tradition
Fantasy of Lights is northeast Indiana’s favorite winter holiday event! This drive-through event is situated in Franke Park and transforms the park into a spectacular winter wonderland with more than 120 larger-than-life brilliant, animated light displays. Click here to learn more.