Amber Room Run from the Sun 5K

Traffic Advisory

Do you live on the race course? See our traffic advisory below to see when you will be impacted.

Course Info

The 5K runs from the Amber Room to Candlewood Lake and back, passing scenic water views, stately homes, and lake communities.

Post-Race Party

One of Connecticut’s best post race parties! After the race, unwind and enjoy a outdoor barbecue, wine and ice cold beer, live music and an awards ceremony!

Sponsorship Opportunities

With your help, we can raise thousands of dollars for Ann’s Place. To learn more about becoming a sponsor, click here or contact John Bysiewicz at (203) 481-5933 or

August 22, 2019

Amber Room Colonnade

1 Stacey Road

Danbury, CT 06811


12:00pm: Online Registration Closes

4:30pm: Packet Pick-Up & Registration

6:30pm: 5K Start

6:45pm: Post-Race BBQ!

7:30pm: Awards Ceremony


Parking is available at the Amber Room Colonnade and across the street at the Northeast Baptist Church.

Tech Tees

Tech tees to the first 300 entrants! All remaining entrants receive cotton tees.


  • Top 3 men & women finishers in each of the following divisions:

    • 12 & Under, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+.

Past Results





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Ann’s Place

Ann’s Place provides comfort and support to people living with cancer and their loved ones. 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.

Earn Complimentary Race Entry!

Raise or donate $100 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. Create a fundraising page during online race registration or by clicking below. Once $100 is raised, you entry fee will automatically be refunded. Email with questions.