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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2018

6-9 pm: Glow in the Garden Lagoon Lanterns
$5 per lantern; Lanterns may be purchased at the event or pre-purchased at Nicholas Conservatory or by calling 815-987-8858.
(Pre-purchased lanterns can be picked up at the Eclipse Lagoon on the evening of the event)

6-9 pm: Nicholas at Night family activities throughout the gardens (included with Nicholas Conservatory admission)

6:30-9 pm: Music on the Riverview Terrace FREE! Cash bar

7 pm: Glow in the Garden 200 meter Kids Fun Run - FREE!
Start by Rock Men Guardian sculpture (at the south end of the auxiliary parking lot)

7:30 pm: Glow in the Garden 5k Run
Fast, flat, scenic course along the Rock River Recreation Path and Nicholas Conservatory/Sinnissippi Gardens. Wear anything that glows! Black lights and other fun glow surprises throughout the course; start by Rock Men Guardian sculpture (at the south end of the auxiliary parking lot).

Thank you to our sponsor, Fleet Feet Sports Rockford! Includes T-shirt, beverage ticket, and NCG admission ticket. 10% Rockford Road Runner Discount through 9/21.

REGISTER TODAY!

  • Early registration (through 8/26) - $25
  • Regular registration (8/27-9/21) - $30
  • Day-Of Registration (9/22) - $35
  • Ages 12 & under - $10