The Palmer Lake .5K (Yes "Point" 5)

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104 CO-105
Palmer Lake, CO US 80133

The Fastest Growing (and shortest)  Running Event in CO is back!!!


On October 15, 2023 Awake the Lake will hold its 9th Annual PALMER LAKE .5K (Yes “Point” 5), and it just keeps getting better.  The “run for everyone” is a challenging entire ½ kilometer, where competitors are rewarded not only with the unique views of beautiful Palmer Lake, Colorado in autumn, but also a donut in the middle, and a beer/soda waiting at the finish line.

**** October 15, 2023 – race starts at 10:30am and the after party going until we run out of beer/rootbeer/donuts ****


Come out and join us in the only fun way we could come up with, and continue to support the improvement of parks, recreation and the namesake of Palmer Lake, Colorado!


Your registration will score you:

  • Entry into our .5k

  • A spectacular “One of a Kind” Palmer Lake (Point) .5k Shirt

  • A very hip .5K Euro sticker commemorating your success.

  • A tasty donut

  • One coupon for a “Colorado Native” beer, or root beer.

  • One dog treat, depending on your age and species


Race details:

  • When: Sunday Oct 15th

  • Where: Palmer Lake, Colorado.

  • Registration: Register by 4pm October 1st to guarantee you the proper shirt size.

  • Price: Register today to take advantage of early bird pricing! Day of registration will be $40 (Adults), $25 (Kids under 12), $20 (dogs)

  • Prizes for:  Best outfit, costume, attitude. Basically be awesome and win prizes.



  • Are kids allowed?!  Sure – but only good kids! $20 entry and no beer for them. Okay – a Root Beer!!!

  • Are dogs allowed?!  Yes – but only good dogs on leashes! $15 entry and no beer OR root beer for them. Okay – a one of a kind Bandanna & Dog Treat!!!

  • Where does the money go? 100% OF YOUR ENTRY GOES TO AWAKE PALMER LAKE!