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Join us next year!
Winter Wonderland – Lake Shawnee Campground. Race will begin and end at Reynolds Lodge on Tinman Circle, 3315 SE Tinman Circle. Topeka, KS 66605.
Check-in/Registration: 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Race Time: 5:30 p.m.
Award Ceremony: 6:15 p.m.
$25 per person. Price includes race fees, awards, Winter Wonderland admittance and post event snacks/refreshments. The first 200 participants to register will receive a commemorative item.
Click the “Register Now” link above for online registration. Online registration is strongly encouraged.
Thursday, November 19 at 5:00 p.m. Race day registrations will be accepted with a $5 late fee.
Contact the SSG office at 785-235-2295 or admin@sunflowergames.com


  • Enjoy the glistening lights of beautiful Winter Wonderland as you bring in the 2015 Holiday Season with a brisk 5K Run or Walk.
  • The race will begin and end at Reynolds Lodge on Tinman Circle.
  • This is a family event, therefore strollers and pets are welcome.
  • Race will be chip timed.
  • Click here for Course Map.
  • PLEASE NOTE: This is a night race therefore some areas of the route will not be well lit. Please wear Reflective running gear and use a flashlight when you are on the course. Dress warm and be prepared for cold weather.


  • Check-in/Registration will take place at Reynolds Lodge beginning at 3:30 p.m.
  • Following the run, there will be an awards ceremony with refreshments and snacks at Reynolds Lodge. Chili will be provided by Wendy’s.
  • SSG Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division.
  • The Sunflower State Games reserves the right to cancel the event in case of severe weather. Registration fees are non-refundable.
  • Proceeds of the event will benefit TARC and the Sunflower State Games.


Wear your best Holiday costume to liven up the party while you run. Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed runners!


Parking at Reynolds Lodge will be limited to Staff and Volunteers. Please do not park in any grassy areas or along the road on Tinman Circle. Parking will take place in the paved lots at the following locations around Tinman Circle.

  • Shelter House #4
  • Shelter House #5
  • Recreation Building
  • Playground
  • Disc Golf


Packet pick-up will take place on Friday, November 20th from Noon – 8:00 p.m. at Jock’s Nitch Sporting Goods located inside Westridge Mall, 1801 SW Wanamaker Rd., Topeka, KS 66604. Participants who take advantage of packet pick-up will not need to check-in on race day. However, all participants must be lined up for the start of the race by 5:25 p.m. on Saturday. PLEASE NOTE: Registrations for the event will NOT be accepted at packet pick-up. Jock’s Nitch Sporting Goods is offering 25% off your store purchase to all participants who pick up their packet on Friday, November 20th from Noon – 8 p.m.!

10 & Under 10 & Under
11-14 11-14
15-19 15-19
20-29 20-29
30-39 30-39
40-49 40-49
50-59 50-59
60-69 60-69
70-79 70-79
80+ 80+

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