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September 17th, 2022

This year you choose your shirt color (neon yellow, neon pink, neon green, neon orange, white or black). All shirts will have a glow in the dark logo. 

  • Location: 111 Memorial Park Dr. Jefferson City MO, 65109

  • Early Packet Pickup Sep 16th @ 5pm-6pm JCMG Dermatology

  • Registration at 6:00 pm- 7:00 pm on Sep 17th

  • Run starts @ 8:00 pm

  • Prior to run start time enjoy music and glow party.

  • Walkers and strollers to the back of the start line please.

  • No awards will be given at this event

Miles Against Melanoma will host its first Glow Run. This evening start time will be the most skin friendly event we can offer. The course is a 3K (1.8miles) of illuminated path. The race is chipped timed for personal results. No awards will be given at this event. Our focus of this event is to allow those who have been affected by Melanoma to have a fun evening. All while bringing awareness to others to raise money to help prevent future skin cancers and aid in melanoma research. Come early and enjoy DJ music and have fun with glow accessories. 

Early registration pricing ends September 3rd:  Adult price is $25, and Youth is $15.
Guaranteed a shirt if registered before September 3rd.

Day of event price: Adult price is $30, and Youth is $20.
Not guaranteed if registered after September 3rd. 

Early Packet Pick up: September 16th 5-6pm at JCMG Dermatology
Pick up your shirt early to customize your glow outfit.



September 7th, 2019

Miles Against Melanoma 5k Run and Walk

This event raised over 21,000 with our most raised at one event. There was over 400 people gathered together to fight against melanoma. 

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September 25th, 2021

Miles Against Melanoma 5k Run and 1 Mile Walk Family Fun Event and Concert

Where: Riverside Amphitheater 1425 Riverside Dr. 

Jefferson City, MO 65101

Registration at 3:00-4:00pm

Walkers start at  4:00pm

Runners start at 5:00 pm
Memorial Walk at 7:00
Concert starts at 7:20pm staring 

Jet Jurgensmeyer .

Local food: Rebel Tacos, RJ's Real Italian Ice, The Old Brick House Deli Alibi Cookie

FREE BEER with registration over the age of 21. 

FREE SHIRT with registration

Face Painting

Balloon Artist

Local Vendors

Money raised will be divided between research and providing our community with sunscreen and sunscreen dispensers. 

Register at

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August 25th, 2018

Miles Against Melanoma 5k Run and Walk

This event raised over 18,000 and was a great first year in Jefferson City Missouri. We had 375 registered runners. 

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September 19th 2020

Miles Against Melanoma 5k Run and 1 Mile Walk

Staggered start times.

Where: 111 Memorial Park Jefferson City, MO 65109

 Covid 19 precautions 

1) Please do not attend if having systems of :

Fever or chills


Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing


Muscle or body aches


New loss of taste or smell

Sore throat

Congestion or runny nose

Nausea or vomiting


2) We have reduced the number of people running the course at a time. 10 people every 30 mins will run a 5k. We will stagger the starts.

3)Walkers will be on a different path with start times every 15 mins. If not in the same family we ask that you keep 6 feet distancing and will have markers to help comply with distancing.

4) Runners Bibs will be handed out prior to race. Packet pickup ( shirts and giveaways) will be handed out after the race.

5) If you choose to support Miles Against Melanoma with registration but choose to not participate we will have a drive up location for pick up.

6) We will acknowledge the winners of the race on Facebook and our website.

7) This year there will not be gathering for music, food or kids activities.

Thank you for your continued support. Sign up is open. Sign up early to have the time slot of your choice.

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