More than 4,000 people have already signed up through The Color Run’s VIP registration platform.
Registration for the Erie event, which is scheduled to start in front of the courthouse on 6th Street and conclude with a colorful finish-line festival in Perry Square, is only $25 per person until March 1st. Individual registration after March 1st is $40 while teams of four or more participants can sign up for $35 per person.
More than a million people have participated in The Color Run, which boasts a presence on almost every continent on Earth.The Color Run is an untimed 5K race in which thousands of participants start the race wearing white and are doused from head to toe in different colors along the event course.
United Way of Erie County, celebrating its 100th fundraising campaign this year, will receive a portion of the proceeds from the race, which will serve as a kick-off event for Celebrate Erie.
For more information on The Color Run in Erie visit www.thecolorrun.com/erie.
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