Lighting of 'A' Mountain 5K Fun Run
Sunday, October 21, 2018, 3:00 pm
Old Main and UA Mall
1200 E University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85721


Run, walk or roll at the Lighting of “A” Fun 5K (formally Wildcats to the Rescue), a University of Arizona collaborative effort between departments to support a local cause. One hundred percent of participant registration donations will go to the UA Campus Pantry, which works to reduce food shortage in the Wildcat community.

The UA Alumni Association partners with UA Campus Recreation for this year’s event which will serve as the official kickoff to Homecoming! It all leads up to the Lighting of “A” Mountain party on the top of Main Gate Garage!  

Theme: "There's No Place Like Homecoming"


  • Munchkin run (kids run)
  • T-shirt (first 300)
  • Raffle prizes
  • Awards for best costumes
  • Access to the Lighting of “A” Mountain

Price: FREE

Parking: Main Gate Garage 

RSVP link coming soon.