Starry Night 5K and 10K

5K, 10K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Jun 6, 2015
8:00 PM


955 East North St.
Joplin, MO 64801

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$30 $35 Closed


$35 $40 Closed

1 mile

$15 $15 Closed

About This Activity

Starry Night is the first of three races in Starlit Running Company's Nighttime Summer Race Series. Joplin's beautiful Frisco Greenway Trail is the venue for this chip timed, luminary lit run. You will enjoy a professional DJ, technical race shirt, glow bracelets, age category awards, post-race snacks including ice cream, and a race atmosphere like no other. Participate in all three events and receive an AWESOME, custom finisher's medal upon completion of the third race! Note:  it is not necessary to run the same distance in each event to receive the custom finisher's medal.  Feel free to mix and match distances as desired.

June 6 - Starry Night: 10K @ 8:30pm, 5K @ 8:35pm, and 1 Mile @ 8:00pm

Packet Pick-up:

Packet pick-up will be held at the race start on Race Day from 5p.m. to start of race.

Course Description:

Flat and fast out and back trail of hard-packed crushed rock. The trail will be lit with luminary bags, but headlamps are welcome.

Chip Timing:

Chip timing provided for all registered 5K and 10K runners.


5K, 10K, and 1 Mile Run registrants registered by May 30 will be guaranteed a race shirt. After May 30, shirts will be given on a first come, first serve basis.

Post-Race Goodies:

Runners will enjoy ice cream bars and other snacks from our sponsors!


Prizes will be awarded to the overall male and female in the 5K & 10K distances. Age category awards will be given for the following age categories: 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+


There will be professional DJ playing music and keeping runners informed during the event.

Race Day Registration:

Race day registration will be available at the race start from 5:00p.m. to 8:30p.m. The registration fee will increase on race day by $5 for each event except for the 1 Mile Fun Run, which will remain fixed at $15.

1 Mile Fun Run:

Fun Run participants under the age of 12 will receive a finisher's medal. All Fun Run participants will enjoy post-race snacks and festivities.

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