Single Mom Julie’s Story

Jeanne StevesonUncategorized

Single Mom Julie began attending her Care Group in 2015.  She struggled with forgiveness and lack of confidence.  She grew in the Lord. Julie and her daughter were baptized Easter 2017. Julie has stepped out of darkness to a life full and complete in the Lord!  Praise God! She serves her children, her church, Girl Scouts and other Single Moms … Read More

Way To Go, Zeek!

Jeanne StevesonUncategorized

Thirteen-year-old Ezeckual Freed was running the 200 and 400 meter for track and field.  He heard about the Run to the Lights 5K at Silver Dollar City and in 2017 he raced with his father, Chad Freed, on the Welk Resorts employee team.  He placed first in his division. His continued success in cross country earned him an invitation to … Read More

New Look, Better Service!


We are so excited to launch our new website for Run to the Lights! You’ll find all you need on this site to get signed up for this year’s run Friday, November 9, 2018 ..our 13th annual! Registration opens soon. It’s our hope to make it as easy as possible to sign up and get all the information you need … Read More

Participated In All 13?


If you’ve participated in all 13 of the runs – we want to hear from you about why you return each year to run through Silver Dollar City every second Friday in November. Share your pictures, stories and memories to [email protected] so we can post them here. We appreciate your loyalty! We cannot wait to hear from you.

A Ticket To Ride!


Silver Dollar City, our host for the run, has added a new ride this year – Time Traveler. The ride is unmatched and roller coaster enthusiasts from around the world have come to ride the unique, spinning backwards while dipping coaster. Of course, as a Run to the Lights participant your entry in the race provides you with a pass … Read More