The Color Run Racine “Tropicolor World Tour” promises an island-style 5k vacation at Pershing Park, 800 Pershing Drive, starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 28.

The Color Run showers runners and walkers on a 5k course with colored powder. The all-new Tropicolor Zone will bathe runners and walkers in a tropical array of colors and delicious island scents as they pass through the shade of palm trees, arches and island-style music. The Finish Festival is Rainbow Beach, an interactive island featuring music, dancing, photo opportunities and massive color tosses.

Your Classic registration includes a limited edition Tropicolor Tour race shirt, a finishers medal on a floral-printed ribbon, an embroidered headband and fun temporary tattoos. The price is $34.99 per person. Avoid the lines at advance or race day packet pick up with the Classic Plus registration ($42.99 per person) that is shipped directly to your door.

The Color Run Deluxe registration includes the shirt, finishers medal, headband, tattoos plus a flower lei, Tropicolor Tour cap and sunglasses, all shipped to your door at $54.99.

Save $5 per entry with the code REALRACINE.

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The Color Run is making its fifth Racine appearance where it has hosted more than 20,000 participants and donated nearly $35,000 to local nonprofits. It is now the largest event series in the world with events at more 250 domestic locations and more than 30 international locations.

The Color Run Racine is hosted by Real Racine, the county’s destination marketing organization.

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