Night Nation Run

Night Nation Run

Event Information

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Bag Policy

  • Small clutch purse or wallet no larger than 4.5" x 6.5" (about the size of a hand).
  • Clear bag that does not exceed 12" x12" x 9".


Packet Pickup Information

Friday, AUGUST 26TH  - (4:30pm-7:00pm)

Koka Booth Amphitheatre 
8003 Regency Parkway
Cary, NC 27518

Packet pick-up is MANDATORY – however if you are unable to make the packet pick-up date, you can still check-in at the event for a $5 convenience fee (cash only). If you selected Premium Registration, VIP Registration, or paid to have your bib number mailed, you do not need to attend the pre-race packet pick-up or pay the $5 Race Day Pick-up fee. 

PLEASE READ: If you are planning on picking up packets for someone else or for other team members, you MUST bring a copy of their ID and signed waiver form, which can be downloaded HERE

Check-in on the event date starts at 5:30 pm (if you attended pre-packet pickup you DO NOT need to check-in at the event). 

Additional event information can be found on the event website HERE.

Registration Includes

  • Night Nation T-shirt (Premium & VIP Registration)
  • Race Bib
  • Glow Necklace
  • Free Giveaways
  • Pre and Post Race Concerts
  • Admission into the Night Nation after party
  • The best night of your life!

Parking $15.00 PER CAR

GENERAL PARKING: Genral parking will cost $15.00 per car for this event. Credit/Debit only.

ACCESSIBLE PARKING: A limited number of accessible parking space are available on a first come first served basis with the proper hang tag or license plate.  Parking will cost $15 per car for this event. Credit/Debit only.

PICK UP & DROP OFF: If using a taxi, Uber etc please follow the signs & our Parking Staff to the pick up & drop off area.

Event Day Schedule

5:30 pm - GATES OPEN

If you attended pre-packet pickup you DO NOT need to check-in at the event.


First DJ comes on stage at 6:30 pm. If you’re coming to party, make sure to get there early and DANCE to get loose before the run! The pre-party will go on all the way up to the race starting at 8:00 pm.


The first wave starts at 8:00 pm , additional waves will go off every few minutes. Don’t miss out on the start line experience with live DJ’s, giveaways, and interactive light show!


You will find multiple party zones with live DJ’s, Dancers, Light-shows, Selfie-Stations, and Glow Gear giveaways! We encourage you to dance and party as long as you like. If you’re looking to set your 5K personal record, this might not be the run for you!


After you cross the finish line the real party begins! On the main stage multiple DJ’s will bring the house down. Dance the night away, as lights, fog, cryo, confetti, and giveaways rain down on you! This all leads up to our surprise headliner DJ!





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