Rockin' on the River 5K

Rockin' on the River 5K

April 19, 2015  @ 9:00 AM   •  10k


6115 South Santa Fe Dr., Littleton, CO    view map


Dust off your old concert t-shirts and show 'em off at the Rockin' on the River 5K Run/Walk! Think big hair, cool shirts and air guitars! Pre and post race music & entertainment provided by local band Watertower. 5K race course starts and finishes in front of the Hudson Gardens Event Center, 6115 South Santa Fe Dr., Littleton 80120. Course will run along the beautiful Platte River on the Mary Carter Greenway - flat and fast! Prizes will be awarded in age and gender categories for the 5K. Race results provided by Colorado Race Timing and will be posted at the event as well as on the event page on Running Guru website within 24 hours of the event. No dogs are allowed on Hudson Gardens property so this will be a pooch-free event, sorry pups!

Early registration fee is $25/$15 (ages 14 and below) through Friday, April 3 (includes timing and race t-shirt). Beginning Saturday April 4 through race day, registration fees will be $30/$20 (ages 14 and below).  Online registration closes at 12:00pm, Friday, April 17. 

Race day registrations will be accepted.  Runners registering on race day will receive shirts based on size and quantity available on site. In the case of no availability, shirts will be ordered and available for pick up two weeks following the event.

Completed registrations are non-refundable. Registrations may be transferred to another runner, however this must be completed 2 days prior to race day by contacting the race director. We will do what ever we can to hold the event in any weather conditions.

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.

Course maps:

 Course map  


Hudson Gardens Event Center, 6115 South Santa Fe Dr., Littleton 80120. Parking will be in the north lots as well as the dirt lot to the south of the Center. Any overflow parking will be 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+

Packet pickup:

Packets can be picked up at Run Colorado, 8505 E Arapahoe Road in Greenwood Village 80112 on Friday April 17 from 4:00pm-7:00pm. Race day packet pick-up and day-of registration will open at 8:00am at the Hudson Gardens & Event Center.

Registration info:

Early Registration: $25 Ages 15 and above / $15 Ages 14 and below

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


• 5K - Ages 15 and above

$25.00    Price through 4/3/2015

• 5K - Ages 14 and under

$15.00    Price through 4/3/2015