Race Schedule

Party of the Summer!
Combust a move at the hottest night-run-party.

Run Hot, Party Cool

Share the sights and sounds with family and friends as you join us for the 5K run of the summer! The Life Time Torchlight Minneapolis 5K invites you to break a sweat and have a good time doing it. The party truly starts the minute you cross the start line and continues well after you cross the finish line with our post-race race entertainment and cool refreshments. Come one, come all for an unforgettable night where you will truly experience the Twin Cities magic!

Life Time Torchlight Minneapolis 5K is proud to have been voted one of the Best 5K races in the U.S. by the BibRave 100.

Register and Receive


Register for the 2018 Life Time Torchlight 5K and receive the following:

  • Custom participant shirt celebrating the Minneapolis Aquatennial (*2018 shirt pictured right*)
    • Features the iconic Torchlight flame, Minneapolis skyline, Stone Arch Bridge, and glow-in-the-dark design.
    • Tech (dri-fit) fabric
  • Start line music by Life Time AMP Cycle JR Reis
  • Access to the legendary Torchlight 5K Finish Festival
    • Live music by Brat Pack Radio!
    • Post-race food and snacks
    • Complimentary beer and beverages (non-alcoholic options available- must be 21+ for beer)
    • Reusable Finisher Goody Bag!
  • FREE race photos courtesy of Athlinks
  • Unique Minneapolis race course:
    • Run along the Aquatennial parade route packed with spectators.
    • 2 aid stations
    • USATF-certified and timed course
  • Live race results via Athlinks
  • Complimentary post-race shuttle

2018 Participant Shirt


Get in the loop


The Life Time Torchlight 5K experience is at the pinnacle of athletic events thanks in part to our wonderful sponsors.

Interested in becoming a sponsor?
For information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact our sponsorship team.