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Race the Night Away 5k Run/1 Mile Walk

August 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Race the Night Away

The United Way of LaPorte County Race the Night Away 5k Run/1 mile Walk will be held on Thursday, August 18th at The Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa in Michigan City, IN with a start time of 6:00 p.m. The event is held to raise awareness and funds for children and youth and struggling families in LaPorte County. United Way of LaPorte County collective community impact projects create pathways to success for our local youth, bring financial stability to adults and families, fight homelessness, and provide a safety net for our friends and neighbors in times of crisis.

The Race the Night Away 5k is a timed event and is on a flat, paved route that will include some of the beach front. Runners will be in front of the participants at the start. Runners and walkers of all ages are encouraged to participate. There will be awards for the 1st overall male and female as well as top 3 in each age group.

We will be featured on T&H Timing’s website, which hosts a variety of easy-to-use features! Registration is online at under the Upcoming Events tab, search for the date and click on our 5k logo (see here).

Registration is open now until August 5th and is $30.00, late registration will start on August 6th and is $35.00, and day of race registration will be $40.00.

After the race, we invite all participants to an AFTER PARTY located at the Stardust Event Center in the Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa. Come out and enjoy a fun filled evening that you deserve! For more information contact Ellen Meihofer at or 217.853.9550.


August 18
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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United Way of LaPorte County


Blue Chip Casino @ 777 Blue Chip Dr, Michigan City, IN 46360, USA
777 Blue Chip Dr
Michigan City, IN 46360 United States
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