Amber Room Run From the Sun 5K

2018 Results

August 16, 2018

6:30 p.m.

Bring your friends and co-workers to run or walk a challenging 5K then kick back and enjoy the party!


4:30 pm: Packet pickup and raceday registration
6:30 pm: 5K starts
6:45 pm: Post race cookout & entertainment
7:15 pm: Awards

  • Race Course Certified 5K course runs from the Amber Room to Candlewood Lake and back.  Passes scenic water views, stately homes, and lake communities.
  • One of Connecticut’s Best Post Race Parties After the race unwind and enjoy a post race outdoor barbeque, ice cold beverages, live music and an awards ceremony!
  • Technical running shirts to the first 300 entrants. Cotton shirts to all other preregistered runners.
  • Awards Given to top 3 finishers in the following age groups (M & F): 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+
  • If you live on or around the race course, view the TRAFFIC ADVISORY here.


Amber Room Run From the Sun 5K benefits Ann’s Place. Ann’s Place provides comfort and support to people living with cancer and their loved ones. Ann’s Place services include: individual and family counseling, support groups, a peer mentor program, wellness programs such as yoga, reiki, art therapy, writing workshops, and a resource library.  All services are provided FREE of charge to cancer survivors and their loved ones.

Fundraise – Become a fundraiser. Collect $100 or more in pledges and receive a complimentary entry.  If you raise at least $250 you will also receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win an exciting raffle prize.  All proceeds help turn fear into hope for those touched by cancer. Email for fundraising details.


Amber Room Colonnade: 1 Stacey Rd. Danbury, CT

Questions? Contact JB Sports 203-481-5933 or


2017 Amber Room Run from the Sun Overall

2016 Amber Room Run from the Sun Overall

For results from previous years, please refer to the JB Sports Race Results Database.