The Northern Lights Kettle Run is considered one of Kansas City’s most beautiful running events. The route is under the spectacular holiday lights and oversized crowns that are extended over the intersections. A 50 foot Christmas tree is on display in the Town Square.
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Bright Lights Kid's Run
A Bright Lights Kid’s Run will take place at 5:30 PM, free of charge, and every child will receive a participation ribbon. The kid’s run will take place in front of The Grove on Dixson Avenue.
Please join us early for the Zona Rosa Lighting Ceremony at 6:00 PM. This is always an exciting event with music and the arrival of the holiday Fairy Princess, Santa Claus, and Captain Kettle.
On-site registration and packet pickup will take place inside the Grove on Friday, November 18th from 3:00-6:00 PM and on Saturday, November 19th from 3:00-6:45 PM.
The winners of each age group and overall winner will receive a gift certificate from favorite area restaurants. Every Northern Lights runner/walker will receive a finisher medal.
Through 10/31: $25
11/01 – 11/9: $30
11/10 - Race Day: $35
Child Registration (15 & under):
Through 10/31: $15
11/01 – 11/9: $20
11/10 - Race Day: $25
Bright Lights Kids Run (5:30 PM): FREE
Register by 11/9 to guarantee a shirt!
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