What to Expect

Date: Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time: 8:00PM (5K) and 8:10PM (10K)
Start Line/Finish Line: Capitol Square – Mifflin St. at Wisconsin Ave. intersection
Course Close: 9:45PM

What You Get:

    • FREE runner tracking via RaceJoy powered by Murphy Desmond Lawyers
    • 1 complimentary Michelob Ultra at the Post-Race Party (for those 21+)
    • Awesome finisher medal (5K and 10K)
    • Short-sleeve tech shirt (gender-specific: 5K and 10K)
    • Start & Finish on Madison’s beautiful Capitol Square
    • Delicious finisher pizza from Rocky Rococo’s Madison
    • NEW THIS YEAR! $$$ Twilight 10K Prize Money $$$
      • 1st-3rd place overall winners (male/female)

Learn more about our prize purse here.

Course Map

Click here for the MapMyRun Twilight 5K course.
Click here for the MapMyRun Twilight 10K course. Please note that courses on MapMyRun are for elevation and turn-by-turn assistance - distances will not be exact.

Runner Instructions


We offer runner tracking and text alerts for family and friends who are spectating, as well as social media alerts for the runners themselves. More information on this is available here.


You can look up your bib # with your First Name/Last Name -OR- Email and Date of Birth here.


Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
One John Nolen Dr, Madison, WI 53703

  • Click here for directions.
  • Click here for Monona Terrace parking information. (Hourly fee Friday; $5 Saturday)
  • Click here for downtown parking information.

Dates & Times:

Friday, May 26 4-7pm
Saturday, May 27 9am-5pm

  • Packet Pick Up is closed after 5pm on Saturday.
  • There is no packet pick up outside of Expo hours (unless you register for the Will Call Packet Pick-up - click here to add this to your registration). We do not mail packets.

The Run Madtown Expo & Packet Pick Up is free and open to the public!

Training Programs

Title Description Details
Force of Orange 10K & Half Marathon Group Training Program Fleet Feet Sports,Orange Shoe Personal Fitness and Nike are teaming up once again for our annual Force of Orange training program! All levels of running experience are welcome! This program is tailored to getting participants to the Run Madtown Events (half marathon and Twilight 10K)! Learn more

Registration Fees

Event Date Fee
Twilight 5K May 27 - Jun 10 $12
Twilight 5K Jun 11 - Oct 31 $15
Twilight 5K Nov 1 - Dec 31 $20
Twilight 5K Jan 1 - Jan 31 $25
Twilight 5K Feb 1 - Feb 28 $30
Twilight 5K Mar 1 - Mar 31 $35
Twilight 5K Apr 1 - May 24 $40
Twilight 5K Race Weekend $50
Twilight 10K May 27 - Jun 10 $15
Twilight 10K Jun 11 - Oct 31 $25
Twilight 10K Nov 1 - Dec 31 $30
Twilight 10K Jan 1 - Jan 31 $35
Twilight 10K Feb 1 - Feb 28 $40
Twilight 10K Mar 1 - Mar 31 $45
Twilight 10K Apr 1 - May 24 $50
Twilight 10K Race Weekend $60

Register Now


Yes, you may transfer your registration to another person!


  • Online transfers must be COMPLETED by May 10 at 5:00pm CT.
  • Registrations after May 10 must be done on-site at our Expo & Packet Pick Up for a $25 fee.
    • The new registrant must pick up the old registrant's bib and shirt (with a copy of their photo ID), then bring these items to the Troubleshooting booth.  There we will register the new runner and issue a new bib.
    • Shirt exchanges may not be possible.


    Yes, you may change your race distance!

  • After May 10, please follow these instructions:
    • Pick up your original race bib and shirt.
    • Bring these items to Troubleshooting.
    • Pay either the $10 fee to switch to a shorter distance, or the difference in cost between your race and the longer distance.
    • Shirt exchanges may not be possible.