Jefferson BANDS

Band on the run 5k

Registration IS OPEN!

Online registration is available until 12 p.m. on Wednesday, July 28, 2021.

Click here to register

The 6th annual Band on the Run 5K run/walk will be held in person with social distancing measures in place. Runners and walkers of all ages and fitness levels are welcome to participate in this fun, family-friendly community event! The course will take you through the grounds of Lafayette Jefferson High School, Tecumseh Jr. High School, and surrounding neighborhood in Lafayette, IN.

Date: July 31, 2021* (this is a change from the originally scheduled date on July 24th)

Race Start Time: 8:00 a.m.

Start & Finish Location: Lafayette Jefferson High School marching band practice field (corner of 18th & Hiatt). Parking available in the Tecumseh Jr. High lot.

Timing & Results: The race will be chip timed using disposable bib chip technology by The Franklin Finish, LLC. Results posted following the event at .


  • $25.00 (plus processing fee) through July 15th (T-shirt included)

  • $30.00 (plus processing fee) on/after July 16th

  • Children 10 and under are free

  • Sponsor a band student and $5.00 of your registration will be donated into the named student's band account.

Packet Pick Up & Paper Registration:

  1. TBD - Friday, July 30th

  2. Jefferson High School band practice field - Saturday, July 31st from 6:30-7:45am

Other Information:

  • Variable terrain (asphalt & grass)

  • Strollers allowed

  • No Pets

Proceeds will be used by the Jefferson Band Boosters to support the needs of the band & guard programs in the Lafayette School Corporation.

Race day pictures can be found on our Facebook page!

5k course map 2021

2020 course map 5k.pdf

THANK YOU to our sponsors

1st Source Bank

DeFouw Chevrolet

Evans, Piggott, & Finney Eyecare

Farmers Insurance - Jenna Isch Agency

First Merchants Bank

Friends of Downtown Lafayette

Greater Lafayette Graphix

Guido Family Dentistry

Henriott Group

Horizon Bank

Ivy Tech

JL Records

Lafayette Hearing Center

Lafayette Orthodontics


Neovision Optical

Orange Theory Fitness

Preferred Pediatrics

Purdue Federal Credit Union

Quinlan & Fabish

RamZ's Emporium

Schug Awards & Gifts

The Athlete

The Downtowner Restaurant

Williamson Eye Institute

Want to Sponsor?

If you are interested in sponsoring the event, own a business or know someone who would like to sponsor the event, please contact the JHS Band Department at 765-772-4700 ext. 2892 or email Jana Reinhart (