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Dye Happy This Weekend: Philadelphia Run or Dye

Run or Dye, the world’s most colorful 5K, will debut in Philly on June 15th

What happens when you combine 10,000 runners and walkers with a blast of color, a heap of happiness, a pinch of passion and a splash of spontaneity? Say hello to Run or Dye, the world’s most colorful 5K.

This weekend, Run or Dye Philly will draw thousands of participants to Citizens Bank Park to celebrate the vibrancy of being alive – all while being blasted with more than five tons of color dye powder during a 5K run/walk. Culminating with a “Color Festival” at the end of the race, there will be no shortage of fun – or color – throughout the day.

•    WHAT: Philadelphia Run or Dye 5K
•    WHERE: Citizens Bank Park
•    WHEN: Starts at 9:00 a.m.

Run or Dye is excited to be partnering with the Barkann Family Healing Hearts Foundation (

Want to get blasted with color? Register at

Run or Dye, the world’s most colorful 5K, is a recreational 5K that celebrates fitness, friendship and fun — all while blasting participants with safe, eco-friendly, plant-based dye powder. A leader in the fitness literacy movement, Run or Dye’s mission is to encourage better health, fitness and nutrition decisions among its participants and supporters. With races planned in more than 50 high-profile venues across the country, it is expected that more than 500,000 people will Run or Dye in 2013. Ready to live life in full color? Learn more at