Unbound Now's Light Up The Dark 5K presented by Chick-fil-A Baylor

Unbound Now's Light Up The Dark 5K presented by Chick-fil-A Baylor
Race Date: Saturday, April 1, 2023
Waco, Tx
Saturday, April 1, 2023

The Unbound Now Light Up The Dark 5K presented by Chick-fil-A - Baylor University on 7th Street is a fun, family-friendly “glow-in-the-dark” run to raise money and awareness for the anti-human trafficking work of Unbound. This annual event is fun for everyone, whether you’re a slow walker or a professional runner! This year, we are offering in-person and virtual options to participants to fight human trafficking in Waco, Texas, and around the world. Build a team, set a goal, and raise funds on the side to end human trafficking! 


There will be no race day registration so make sure you sign up before registration closes!


IN-PERSON: Join us at Cameron Park Zoo in Waco, Texas on April 1, 2023, for a night of fun and wild experiences. We'll have food trucks, music, games, and a "glowing good time." 


5:30 p.m. Event Opens 


Day-of registration and race kit pick upPerformancesFood trucks: Chick-fil-A, Pop's Lemonade, Cha Community, Kona Ice, HOT Dog House, Gelu, and more!Photo booth

5:30-6:30 p.m. Kick-off and performances!


6 p.m. Fabled Bookshop story time!


6:45 p.m. Warm Up


7:00 p.m. 1K Run


7:30 p.m. 5K run


Awards at the conclusion of the 5K


Light Up The Dark in spirit 5K Sofa Edition: Fight human trafficking wherever you are in the world! Get your friends, family, or coworkers together to support Unbound. Register as an individual or set up a team and receive our Glow Global box with glow-in-the-dark gear for you and your crew by mail, if you register by March 3rd at 11:59 p.m.


We'll send out other info and ways to join in the fun to race registrants between now and race day. Make sure you're registered so we can keep you up to date! Share your ideas with us by tagging @unboundwaco, @unboundnow and using the hashtag #LightUpTheDark5K. 


Thanks to Chick-fil-A Baylor University on 7th St. and our other amazing sponsors for making this event possible! 


Race Day Packet Pick up Party Sunday March 26th at the Unbound Now office at 1923 Fort Ave 10am-1pm.