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Totally 80s 5K, Infant Crawl, Toddler Trot & Kids Course 

Online registration is closed. Day-of registration opens at 7:30 am at the Museum. 

This year is all about the 80s! Break out the neon and get your Walkman ready for a radical time. 

Bringing the kids? Our 5k along the South Platte River Trail is stroller friendly and you can watch them go for gold in the Infant Crawl, Toddler Trot or Kids Course. Then, check out the expo and fuel up with nutritious snacks. 

Plus, we're giving away prizes for the competitors rockin' the best 80s looks! 

Sunday, September 15

  • 7:30 am - Registration, packet pick-up & expo
  • 9 am - 5K
  • 10:15 am - Mini-Meets

registraiton fees

Mini-Meet Suggested Ages
Kid Course, 1/4 mile: 4 and up
Toddler Trot, 1/8 mile: 1 - 3           
Infant Crawl, 10 ft: under 1, must be crawling

Registration includes:

  • T-shirt or onesie (must register by 10 am on Friday, August 30 to guarantee size)
  • Chip timing and medals for top runners (5K only)
  • Expo, snacks & activities
  • Goody bag
  • Museum admission

Registration is non-refundable and non-transferable. Event is rain or shine. No dogs, please.

Proceeds from this event support the Museum’s innovative programming, interactive exhibits, community outreach and sponsored admissions.




The Museum is open by reservation only on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Learn more and make a reservation here.


  • Under Age One: Free
  • Age One: $12
  • Ages 2 - 59: $14
  • Seniors (60+): $12
  • Members: Free

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