Running Universal™ Inaugural 5k

featuring Illumination's Mischievous Minions!

Date:Saturday, May 11th & Sunday 12th, 2019
Saturday, May 11th - Sold Out

Location: Universal Studios Hollywood

Tighten your laces and stretch your hamstrings - Universal Studios Hollywoodis opening its gates to all runners! The first-ever Running Universal™ event kicks off on May 11 and again on May 12 2019 - this inaugural event will feature Illumination’s mischievous Minions.

As your 5K adventure begins you'll rush through the Front Gate and Upper Lot of the Theme Park. Before long, you'll find yourself at the Universal Backlot where you'll run past some of the most iconic film sets in Hollywood. Finally, race to a picture-perfect finish at the 5 Towers on Universal CityWalk™ where a spectacular party will be waiting with live music, food and post-race swag to commemorate our inaugural event.

GET Sports offers race registration packages, Universal Studios™ Hollywood park tickets and hotels accommodations.

Running Universal™ 5K Race Registration

Please note: Universal Studios™ Hollywood Theme Park tickets are not included in the race registration packages but are available for registered racers.

You can find more information on park tickets here.

Last day to purchase registration/park tickets is April 9th, 2019.

Standard Package
Saturday Packages Sold Out

  • Collectible Minion 5K Finisher Medal
  • Minion 5K Bib with timing chip
  • Running Universal 5K T-shirt
  • Collectible Minion Pin
  • Post-race beverages and refreshments
  • Custom digital finisher certificate
  • Complimentary General Parking*
  • Opportunity to purchase post-race entry to Universal Studios™ Hollywood Theme Park at an exclusive Running Universal price, including Early Park Admission

VIP Package
Saturday Packages Sold Out

  • All items in the Standard Registration package, PLUS:
  • Exclusive VIP check-in
  • Complimentary Valet Parking
  • Post-race VIP breakfast on Universal CityWalk
  • Running Universal reusable water bottle
  • 1-on-1 meet and greet with Illumination’s Minions

Fan Package*
Saturday Packages Sold Out

  • Minion cap
  • Minion drawstring backpack
  • Guaranteed access to fan zone at the Finish Line
  • Complimentary beverages and refreshments at the Finish Line
  • *Race registration not included

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