Rockin' on the River 5K

Sunday, April 19, 2015   •  5k


Hudson Gardens Event Center, 6115 South Santa Fe Dr., Littleton, CO    view map

Registration closed:

Online registration is closed, last chance to register is at the event starting at 7:30am.  


Dust off your old concert t-shirts and show 'em off at the Rockin' on the River 5K Run/Walk! 

5K race course runs along the beautiful Platte River on the Mary Carter Greenway with the start/finish in front of Hudson Gardens Event Center.  Live music performed by local band: Dysfunction Junction.

Prizes will be awarded to top age group and gender racers on this fast and flat run! Colorado Race Timing will be chip timing this event.


Any runners registering on race day will receive shirts based on size and quantity available on site.

Completed registrations are non-refundable. Registrations may be transferred to another runner 2 days prior to race day by contacting the race director. 

We will make a reasonable effort to hold the event in most weather conditions.


Race results posted after the race on 4/19

Be sure to check out South Suburban Parks & Recreation District’s Race series scoring, awards & 2015 standings, sponsored by Run Colorado.  Participate in multiple races in the series and earn points for participation and finishing position.  Awards for top finishers in age/gender groups!  Free to participate!

Proceeds benefit South Suburban’s Community Recreation Scholarship Program.


 T Shirt

 Event Timed

 Food and Drinks




Course description:

Race will start and finish in the parking lot right in front of the Hudson Gardens & Event Center. Course will take participants through Hudson Gardens to the Mary Carter Greenway. Participants will head north to Prince Street, cross over Prince Street and then head back south on the Mary Carter Greenway and into Hudson Gardens. Course is flat and fast, and very scenic with a view of the Platte River almost the entire way.

Dogs are not permitted at the race. 

Course maps:

 Course map  


Hudson Gardens Event Center, 6115 South Santa Fe Dr., Littleton 80120. Parking is available in the north lot or across the street at Arapahoe Community College. Please do NOT park at the Denver Seminary as we need to be respectful of their Sunday worship or on the side street to the north of the Event Center.

Awards info:

Overall Male & Female Winners get a plaque and gift card to Run Colorado. Medals for 1st and 2nd place in age/gender categories: Female 19 & under, Female 20-29, Female 30-39, Female 40-49, Female 50-59, Female 60+, Male 19 & under, Male 20-29, Male 30-39, Male 40-49, Male 50-59, Male 60+

Additional info

Post Race Party at:
The  Alamo Drafthouse at Apsen Grove
Bring the whole family for Happy Hour specials and brunch menu!
Show your race bib for 2 for 1 pricing on the showing of Dazed and Confused Quote-along at 11:30am

Packet pickup:

Packet pickup is available at the following:

Thursday, April 16 from 4:00pm-7:00pm at  Road Runner Sports - Lone Tree (8457 S Yosemite St, Lone Tree, 80124)

Friday, April 17 from 4:00-7:00pm at Run Colorado Store - (8505 E Arapahoe Rd, Greenwood Village, CO 80112)

Day of the race packet pickup opens at 7:30am in the south parking lot.

Registration info:

Early Registration: $25 (Ages 15) / $15 (Ages 14 and below) until 4/3

Regular Registration (4/4 - 4/19): $30 (Ages 15) / $20 (Ages 14 and below)

Online registration closes at Midnight on Thursday, April 16.




Online registration is closed, last chance to register is at the event starting at 7:30am.