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Lighthouse Glow Run 2017

August 19, 2017

New Canal Lighthouse

1/2 mile kids fun run

2 mile run/walk

The Details

       Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation will hold the Lighthouse Glow Run on Saturday, August 19, 2017. Join us for a half mile kids fun run and a 2 mile run/walk. The races will be along scenic Lakeshore Drive beginning and ending in front of the New Canal Lighthouse Museum and Education Center at 8001 Lakeshore Drive.

5:30pm - Registration & Check In
6:30pm - 1/2 mile kids fun run
6:45pm - 2 mile run/walk
7:30pm - After Party

        A post-race party will immediately follow the race and feature food, drinks, and entertainment. Tours of the New Canal Lighthouse Museum will be offered to race participants and guests on the night of the race.

       Both racers and non-racers are welcome to attend the post-race party at the New Canal Lighthouse, which will begin at 7:30pm. Join us for music, food, and drinks to celebrate after the race. Admission is free for participants with a race number. For non-racers, admission to the after party is $10 for adults and $5 for children over 12 years. Free for children under 12.

       LPBF members with a current membership card receive free admission to the post-race party. To become a member, click here.

       Parking is located in any of the public parking lots along Lakeshore Drive. Between approximately 6:15pm and 7:30pm, Lakeshore Drive may be closed to through traffic between the New Canal Lighthouse and Marconi Drive. If you are not a race participant and will be arriving during the above listed times for the post-race party, please come from the beginning of Lakeshore Drive at Robert E. Lee Boulevard. Parking will be available before, during, and after the closure. Please see the map at the bottom of this page for more information.

Race Registration

Race registration includes a Lighthouse Glow Run Sport-Tek t-shirt, refreshments, and admission to the after party at the New Canal Lighthouse.

Until July 24

$25 adults

$20 youth & seniors

After July 24 until August 14

$30 adults

$20 youth & seniors

After August 14 until race day (August 19)

$35 adults

$25 youth & seniors

To become a sponsor for the 2017 Lighthouse Glow Run, please email Kate at Click below for sponsorship information.

Lighthouse Glow Run 2017 Sponsor Letter

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Parking Map