Twilight 5k

presented by Discover Bank

Tubman Garrett Riverfront Park, Wilmington, DE
 Saturday,  April 28, 2018 @ 6:00pm


There is no age restrictions for the Twilight 5K.  Registrants must be able to complete the 3.1 mile course in 1 hour and 30 minutes (1:30)

Field Size

The 5k field will be limited to 500 participants.  Please register early.


Once again in 2018, the 5K distance will be an official part of the festivities! To add to the excitement, the 5K will he held the evening! The inclusion of this distance (along with the kids’ fun run) into the Running Festival lineup will ensure that there is a race distance for participants of every ability!

Please take the time to confirm the accuracy of the registration information. Once registered, you may be able to view and edit your information HERE.


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Twilight 5k Course

5K Turn by Turn

5k Map (new in 2018)

Twilight 5K Race Premiums

We are excited to announce that all race premiums for the 2018 Delaware Marathon Running Festival will once again be performance race shirts provided by Under ArmourSHIRTS ARE GENDER SPECIFIC (only men’s shown in image)


  • Updated UA Tech™ fabric has a softer, more natural feel for incredible all-day comfort
  • Signature Moisture Transport System wicks sweat so it dries fast
  • Lightweight stretch construction improves mobility for full range of motion
  • Anti-microbial technology keeps your gear smelling fresher, longer
  • Raglan sleeves unlock mobility for serious range of motion
  • Center front logo
  • Polyester
  • Loose fit

View Shirt Sizing Chart


Each 5k finisher will earn a medal to commemorate their successful completion of the race.  Medals will be distributed as you cross the finish line.


2018 medal design features a bottle opener so you can use it for years to come..

Twilight 5K Awards

Overall Winners: Trophies will be awarded to the overall male and female champions as well as to the and the second and third place finisher.

Age Groups Prizes: Prizes go to the top three male and female age group finishers for the 5K in each of the following divisions: 16 and under, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35- 39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70-74, 75-79, 80+.

There will be no cash purse for the 5k.

This race distance sponsored by