The race is scheduled for Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Veterans Park located at 21st and Boulder. Activities for this family event will begin at 6 p.m. featuring live music, a free “Kid’s Zone” and a variety of food and beverages. The Full Moon 5k Run is the largest night run in the state of Oklahoma and has established itself as a community‐wide event for the Northeast Oklahoma region. More than 2,500 participants are expected for this year’s event. The race is USATF sanctioned and certified and features a 5k Race/Walk and a 1‐mile family fun run along the Arkansas River.
Registration is now open and available online at http://www.riverparks.org/fullmoonrun. Online registration closes at midnight on Sunday, May 12.
Participants may also register in person starting Tuesday, May 7 through May 17 at the Full Moon Café (1525 East 15th Street) or at either Fleet Feet Sports Tulsa locations: KingsPoint Village (6022 South Yale Avenue) or Blue Dome (418 E. 2nd Street). Registration begins at 10 a.m. and closes at 7 p.m. Race day registration will take place at Veterans Park from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Net proceeds from the event are contributed toward operations and capital improvements at River Parks. The Full Moon Run donated $25,000 to River Parks in 2012 with a cumulative donation of more than $80,000 over the past decade. Proceeds from this year’s event will help purchase signage and markings for the new trail system.