Bright Nights 5K Road Race to step off Tuesday after being postponed

Hampden County

The Bright Nights 5k Road Race will take place Tuesday night, after being postponed due to rainy conditions.

Read More: The Bright Nights 5K Road Race postponed until Tuesday

The annual holiday race will take runners on a route through the Bright Nights displays in Springfield. 

The event sells out every year, but this year, it sold out in under an hour. 

Read More: Bright Nights 5K Road Race sold out in less than an hour

Check in for the race beings at 5 p.m. at the Bright Nights Storage and Maintenance Facility. The race will step off at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday night. 

More than 200 runners are believed to be participating in the race, with more than 300 people on the waitlist.

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