The Maymont Glow Run RVA is your chance to see Maymont in a whole new light, uh, we mean glow!  We're opening the gates after hours to celebrate summer and Maymont.  Families should come, run/walk together and enjoy glowing in the dusk of a warm, Richmond evening.  Each participant gets cool glow items and we encourage you to dress up in your best glow could win prizes!


Race Details


$35 if you register before July 1, 2015

$40 if you register after July 1, 2015

$12 - Children 8-17 ($18 after July 1, 2015)

Children under 8 are free

*Tshirts and Tshirt sizes cannot be guaranteed for registrations after June 30


Race day registration will be available up to the 1000 participant race limit.



When and where can I pick up my race packet?

Friday July 10th

Packet Pick-up 5 - 6:30pm Stone Barn @ Maymont


Saturday July 11th

Packet Pick-up 6pm to 8:00pm Stone Barn @ Maymont

Race Starts at 8:30pm

Race Day Registration may be available (we will post on social media race day registration status)


A photo ID is required to pick up your race packet. You can pick up a race packet for another pre-registered runner, but you must have a copy of their photo ID.


Do I get cool Schwag with my registration? Of Course!!!  Every paid registration gets:

Maymont Glow Run T-shirt, Customized Bib w/Number, Glow sticks, bracelets and more


How long is the race?

This is a 3 mile fun run through the beautiful Maymont estate.


Can I see a course map?


Does this race support any charities?

Yes.  Proceeds from this race will benefit Maymont to help support upkeep of the grounds and programs.









































Where can I park?

There is parking at Maymont and on-street parking as well.


Is the race chip-timed, and the course certified?

The race is meant to be a family fun-run and is not timed. The course has been measured by a professional course measurer. The course is not certified with the USATF, but we know it to be accurate.


Does the race allow walkers?

Yes! We will have a 1 hr and 20 min maximum with the course being closed to traffic. After 1 hour 20 min, any participants still on the course will be asked to finish.


Are pets and strollers allowed on the course?

Strollers are welcome but pets should stay at home. Strollers must start after the runners and be mindful of other participants and terrain.


What’s offered at Maymont Glow Run RVA after the race?

Each reg­is­tered participant will receive access to the after-party, where a DJ will be spinning your favorite tunes under the stars.  There will be light snacks, some food and soft drinks for purchase as well.  Runners will receive complimentary water while supplies last.


Can I come to the after-party if I don’t participate in the race?

Yes, all registered participants can bring one (1) additional person with them for early access. Families may bring their children with them as well.


What happens if it rains or there is inclement weather?

Maymont Glow Run RVA is a rain or shine event.  However, In the event of hazardous weather conditions, the event will be canceled.


Refund Policy

The event does not give refunds. You are of course still entitled to your awesome t-shirt and glow items.  If you can’t attend the event due to a unforeseen circumstance you can transfer your registration to another participant for free up until July 2nd. (See below transfer policy)


Transfer Policy

So you can’t come to the Maymont Glow Run RVA…we are going to miss you! You still want someone to enjoy the fun right!? Please email and we can assist with a registration transfer.


Lost email confirmation

If you have lost your email confirmation, that’s ok!  Email and request your confirmation be resent.


Race Prizes

Best Glow Outfit

under 8 - $25

8-12 - $25

13-17 - $50

18+ - $75


Costume Prizes

Most Patriotic (it is just after 4th of July)


Best Group Theme (Glow related)

Come as a group, dress in glow and win prizes


Thanks so much for participating in the Maymont Glow Run RVA...It'll be your new 4th of July tradition.

The Hampton Street Entrance to Maymont is located at 1700 Hampton Street. This entrance provides the easiest access to Maymont Mansion, the Herb Garden, Italian Garden, Garden Hall, and the Maymont Foundation offices in the Carriage House, Stone Barn, Garage, and Coop.

From Interstates 64 & 95


Take the Boulevard exit #78 (Route 161)

Go south on the Boulevard (Route 161) for two miles

Turn left at Cary Street and go 1/2 mile

Turn right at Meadow Street and go one mile

Turn right at Pennsylvania Avenue and go one block the parking lot ahead

From the Powhite Parkway (Route 76) via the Downtown Expressway (I-195) (From Southside, Midlothian)


After the James River bridge toll plaza, get in the right lane

Bear right onto the Downtown Expressway (I-195 East)

Take the first exit, bear left onto Maplewood Avenue, and go one block

Turn left at S. Sheppard Street and go four blocks

Turn right at Cary Street (Route 147) and go east 1/2 mile

Turn right at Meadow Street and go one mile

Turn right at Pennsylvania Avenue and go one block the parking lot ahead