Twilight Race

Twilight Race

Written by megan. Posted in Race Series


Date: Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Start Time: 4:00pm Run, 5:00pm Walk

Location: Lakemont Park, Lights on the Lake

Races: 5k run (MAP), 2m run (MAP) & 2m walk (MAP)


5k Run

2 Mile Run

2 Mile Walk




Bring the family along to start your New Year celebration early with a 5k run, 2 mile run and 2 mile walk through Lakemont Park’s Holiday Lights on the Lake. Runners are allowed to do the walk portion of the race for FREE to enjoy the lights if they wish. You do not need to register again just keep your bib tag on for the walk. Race participants will receive a pass for Lights on the Lake as well!


NEW THIS YEAR - ONLY ALL 8 PARTICIPANTS WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A HOODED SWEATSHIRT FOR THE TWILIGHT RACE REGISTRATION. If you are interested in committing to all 8 in 2014 click here for more information. The next 300 registrants will be guaranteed a long sleeve t-shirt.

Race packet pickup will be at the Hollidaysburg Area YMCA on Monday, December 29th from 5am to 10pm and Tuesday, December 30th from 5am to 10pm.

Day of Race:  Race packets are ONLY available before the race at Lakemont Park from 2:30pm-3:45pm.

Note:  NO Race Reimbursements

We will have a different color bib for each race.  If you need to change your race, please see Registration so they can give you the correct colored bib!! YOU CAN NOT SWITCH RACES THE DAY OF THE RACE.  If you need to switch races, please call the Hollidaysburg Area YMCA at 695-4467 by December 30th.



5K & 2 Mile Run (Not a true 5k or 2 mile distance):

  • RACE START:  4:00pm
  • Start Line is at the Main Entrance of Lakemont Park.  5K Run and 2 Mile Run will start together.
  • 5K runners will do 3 LAPS and 2 Mile runners will do 2 LAPS and then return through the gate back to the Finish Line at the Main Entrance of Lakemont Park. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO KEEP TRACK OF YOUR LAPS
  • You must wear your race number to show that you are a race participant.  We will have colored bibs to show what race you will be participating in.  We will be looking at bib colors to make sure no one jumps in the race!

2 Mile Walk:

  • START TIME: 5:00pm
  • YOU MUST WALK AS NO RUNNING IS ALLOWED.  If you want to run/walk PLEASE sign up for the 5K or 2 mile run
  • You must wear your race number to show that you are a race participant.
  • VERY IMPORTANT:  Please exit the park by 6:00PM.  Lights on the Lake begin their tours at 6:00PM.


Parking will be open in the lot Left of Lakemont Park or in the parking garage through Galactic Ice.

To Find Driving Directions, Use This Address:

Lakemont Park, 700 Park Avenue, Altoona, Pa 16601