Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge Hosts Inaugural 5K Color Run
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For a fun-filled event that will add some color to your day, make plans to attend the Titanic Color Run in Pigeon Forge! For the first time ever, the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge is hosting a colorful race that is not only fun, but benefits the East TN Autism Foundation. Visit My Smokies has all the information you need to know about the color run:
About the Titanic Color Run
The Titanic Color Run is a great way for people to have a blast while supporting a good cause! Every participant will be running or walking to support the East TN Autism Foundation. The route for the color run starts outside of the Titanic Museum and goes around the surrounding properties and down the Parkway before returning to the Titanic attraction. The Titanic aims to reach a goal of 2,208 runners, each representing a Titanic passenger or crew member aboard the ship. Awards will be given out in the different age categories, and there are even some additional fun awards you can win!
Watch WBIR’s interview with Christina Collins from the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge to learn more about the race:
The Titanic Color Run starts at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 21. Live entertainment and registration begins 30 minutes prior at 7 a.m. The day before the race, there will be a pre-registration. Everyone who pre-registers will receive a number, T-shirt, 2 bags of color and a fun bag! Extra T-shirts and color will be for sale, with all the proceeds going to the East TN Autism Foundation.
You can register for the event online.
More About the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge
The Titanic Museum is one of the most popular attractions in Pigeon Forge. This museum is a celebration of the ship, passengers and crew, and lets visitors experience what it was like to walk the hallways, parlors, cabins and even the Grand Staircase. While you’re in town for the Titanic Color Run, make time to visit the museum and explore the stories of the 2,208 people who were aboard the Titanic.
When you visit the Titanic Museum, you will get a boarding pass of an actual passenger or crew member. You’ll be able to discover the fate of the person on your boarding pass in the Titanic Memorial Room. You can also touch a real iceberg, walk the Grand Staircase and reach your hand in 28-degree water!
If you’re in town on July 21, you don’t want to miss the chance to participate in the Titanic Color Run and support a great cause! While you’re here, be sure to explore the museum itself. Reserve your tickets to the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge through Visit My Smokies and save $3 per ticket!