Race Information

What is the Amazing Technicolor 5k?


This Technicolor adventure will be held in Mesquite, Texas.


First of all it is a run that will distract and please you from beginning to end. You won't even notice that you have completed a 3.1 mile course. You will start clean and without blemish and will finish covered head to toe with all the colors of the rainbow.


The Amazing Technicolor 5k is for everyone. You don't have to be a runner. You don't have to do anything other than walk. Age? 2 to 92. The main qualification is that you have a great time and create great memories with your friends and family.

This is an untimed event with just 2 Requirements:

Party with your best friends and family! Bring your a group of 4 or more and save $5 per person!


Get Registered

Adult Registration (age 19 & up)

Student Registration (age 5-18)

Adult Group Registration (4+)

$30 (Price increases to $40 on Race Day)


$25 per person (Group offer not available on Race Day)



[Click Here to Register]

What Comes with Each Entry

  • A color ready BB&T Amazing Technicolor t-shirt
  • Colorful sunglasses
  • A bag of color powder for the Color Party
  • Lots of free goodies from Event Sponsors
  • An awesome backdrop for “selfies”!!!


Packet Pickup

Friday, October 24
10:00am – 6:00pm
Town East Mall – Just inside the North Entrance to the mall next to El Chico
2063 Town East Mall, Mesquite, TX 75150


-OR- Race Day


The BB&T Amazing Technicolor 5k supports the efforts of the Mesquite ISD Education Foundation, Inc., and the Mesquite Education Association (MEA). These partner organizations are dedicated to enriching and enhancing the education of Mesquite ISD’s students and providing resources for its teachers.

Race Map

Directions & Parking


Mesquite Convention Center
1800 Rodeo Drive
Mesquite, TX 75149


There is plenty of free parking at the Convention Center, and directly across from the Convention Center, at the Mesquite ProRodeo.

The Basics

Date & Time

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 9:00am


Mesquite Convention Center
1800 Rodeo Drive
Mesquite, TX 75149

Event Schedule

7:00 - 9:00 a.m. Race Day Registration
9:00 a.m BB&T Amazing Technicolor 5K Starts!
9:30 a.m. Color Party & Contests in full swing at Finish Line

About the Powder

This is non-toxic, non-rash-inducing, colored corn-starch. It can stain clothes though. But a typical machine washing will usually do the trick. Do you really want to eliminate the proof of your fun though?!