The Color Run - Cape Town

The Color Run - Cape Town
past over 1 year ago

Starts: Saturday, 12 November, 2016 01:00pm

Ends: Saturday, 12 November, 2016 05:00pm

Event Details


Please Note: Only ticket holders and registered children wearing offical numbers / wristbands will be permitted to attend the Finish Festival. We are capped on our event limit for the safety of the event and the runners and will adhere to the conditions of holding this event.

Prior to selling out the Cape Town leg of The Color Run, we made a special application to increase the event permit for this event. We are please to announce that this was granted last week.

Kids under 10 - All free allocations for kids under 10 sold out on 24 October. All ticket holders who purchased before 24 Octobert can register any outstanding under 10 runners at Race Pack Pick Up. Parents (and parents who bought tickets after 24 Oct) can still purchase standard tickets for children under 10 to come to the event (and they get the full goodie bag / powder / vouchers / runners kit and more).

University students – SOLD OUT (Standard All age runner tickets are still available)
Group entry tickest-SOLD OUT (Standard All age runner tickets are still available)

Standard Runners ticket - R250
On the day (if available)– R300

We are under strict capacity restrictions from the City of Cape Town and will not be able to increase these numbers further.

Online booking can be made with a valid Credit / Debit card:

For further clarification and questions please email

The Happiest 5K on the Planet� is heading back to the Mother City, 12 November and we're bringing our 2016 Rainbow Tour into Green Point.

Get ready to run-ble CT! Get ready to wrestle rainbows with us.

Your Ticket includes
• The Happiest 5k on the Planet
• Our styling 80's headband to make you cooler than ice cold!
• The always awesome Color Run official runners t-shirt
• R200 coupon for app emailed through to you.
• Your very own bag of color powder to go wild with at our festival zone
• Temporary happy tattoo x2
• Race number (and pins!)
• Entry to The Finish Festival for more colour and fun!

Solo Runner / Walker:
Standard Entry: R250 (20 Aug - 11 Nov)
Late entry tickets on Race Day: R300

4 - 10 Team Entry (pp):

Tickets are available via our website or EFT / Bank Transfer (instructions are on the CT page of our website).

Visit the CT page of our website for all the EFT information or click here for the direct link to the instructions:

Race Pack Pick Up:
All registered Color Runners must collect their participation pack (this includes the official event shirt, headband, powder, temp' tattoos and race number and more) before the event date.

We'll have a full shop at the collection point selling all our awesome TCR goodies.


Wednesday 09 Nov - Friday 11 Nov: 10am – 7pm
Saturday 12 November: 10am - 3pm
Where: Festival Zone, The Green Point Athletics Track, Fritz Sonnenberg Rd, Cape Town.

Remember to bring your ID as proof of your registration and the barcoded ticket / purchase receipt printed out or on your phone so we can scan you in.

Picking up for a friend?
Easy, just bring along all the barcoded tickets / confirmation email QR code either printed out on your phone so we can scan them. We'll also need a copy of the ID of the person who bought the tickets (just in case there is an issue).

Now the single largest event series in the world, The Color Run has exploded since it's debut event. We have more than tripled our growth, hosting more than 225 events in 35+ countries in 2015 with over 5 million runners!

All entry and event information (including EFT instructions) are available on the Cape Town page of our website: