Cannon Blast 5K Presented By Mike's Hard Lemonade

Event: Cannon Blast 5K Presented By Mike's Hard Lemonade

Date: September 25, 2021

Location: Nationwide Arena, 200 W. Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, Ohio 43215

Distance: 5K

Start Time: 8 a.m.

Celebrate the return of the Columbus Blue Jackets and the start of the 2021-22 season by participating in the Cannon Blast 5K Presented By mike's Hard Lemonade!

The Cannon Blast 5K is a 3.1-mile run walk that starts and finishes on the plaza at Nationwide Arena! Afterward celebrate at the Post-Race Party on the McConnell Plaza including a Columbus Blue Jackets practice at 10 a.m. at the Ice Haus!

A Virtual Cannon Blast 5K is available for those who cannon make it to Nationwide Arena on Sept. 25.

Every participant receives two (2) tickets to a Columbus Blue Jackets home game during the 2021-22 season!

Registration is limited to the first 3,000 runners and walkers. Early registration is just $60 through Sunday, August 29 so register now to guarantee your spot.

Race Week Information

Virtual Toolkit & FAQ

Virtual Results

Columbus Blue Jackets Ticket information
Every registration again includes a redemption code good for two (2) tickets to one Columbus Blue Jackets game. You will receive an e-mail from the Blue Jackets in the coming weeks with a unique code and instructions on how to redeem your code for two game tickets to one of the following home games:

Thursday, Oct. 21 vs. New York Islanders
Monday, Oct. 25 vs. Dallas Stars
Friday, Nov. 12 vs. Washington Capitals
Monday, Nov. 15 vs. Detroit Red Wings
Wednesday, Nov. 24 vs. Winnipeg Jets
Sunday, Dec. 5 vs. San Jose Sharks
Thursday, Dec. 9 vs. Anaheim Ducks
Thursday, Dec. 23 vs. Buffalo Sabres

Post-Race Party Info

  • Columbus Blue Jackets open practice in the Ice Haus at 10 a.m.
  • Mike's Hard Lemonade Sampling
  • Mike's Hard Lemonade, beer and concessions for sale
  • DJ & Tailgate games

Sign up the family! Register 3 & Save $15!
Register three (3) or more participants at the same time and get $15 off (discount automatically applied upon check out if 3 or more registrations are in the cart).

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Please note: The 5th Line 5K Presented By OhioHealth, normally held late January or early February, was postponed this year and will return in early 2022. The Cannon Blast 5K is a special event in celebration of the start of the 2021-22 season and is not a replacement of the 5th Line 5K.

Please e-mail with any questions.

What You Get:

  • Cannon Blast 5K Technical Event Shirt
  • Cannon Blast 5K Finisher's Medal
  • Cannon Blast 5K Race Bib
  • Two (2) tickets to a Columbus Blue Jackets game during 2021-22 season
  • Post-Race Party on the McConnell Plaza