Tuxedo Brothers Event Management

Entry Information

Join hundreds of runners and walkers on Thursday, October 18th for the 12th annual Ripple Effect 5k, presented by Sharpen! Proceeds from the event benefit the Broad Ripple Village Association (BRVA), a non-profit focused on enriching the community, attracting investment, amplifying public spaces, and improving quality of life.

The impact of the Ripple Effect is felt throughout the community. By participating, you will help fund important BRVA programs, including: public safety, beautification, and lighting, among many others. These programs ensure that Broad Ripple continues to be a safe and attractive place for people to live, work, and visit.

WHEre & When

Date - Thursday, October 18

Time - 6:30pm

Location - Runners Forum - Broad Ripple (902 E Westfield Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46220)


- Scenic 5k course through Broad Ripple
Soft-style Tee (gender specific)*
- 2 FREE beer tickets for those over 21
- Pint Glass to the first 250 registrants!
- Discount family rates
Free post-race food from Greek's SoBro and Yats
- Block Party behind Runners Forum
- On-course Water Station

*Shirts are not guaranteed to those that register AFTER October 14

Entry Fees & Family Rates

Through Sep. 30
Oct. 1 - Oct. 17
Race Day (Oct. 18)
Family Rate
First 2 - $25/person
Additional - $20/person
First 2- $30/person
Additional - $25/person
No Family Rate


Location & Parking

The event will start and finish near the Runners Forum in Broad Ripple, at Guilford Avenue and Westfield Boulevard. Parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood.

Please note that no vehicles will be allowed to park on Westfield Boulevard, between Guilford Ave. and Winthrop Ave. during the event.

Packet Pick-Up
& Late Registration

Date - Thursday, October 18
Time - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Location - Runners Forum (Broad Ripple)



Post Race Block Party

Stick around after you finish for some post-race celebrating! We will have a variety of vendors present, raffling off prizes and other giveaways.

All participants, over the age of 21, are invited to grab 2 FREE beers from Broad Ripple Brew Pub in the parking lot behind Runners Forum! Not a beer drinker? No problem! We'll have lots of other refreshments to help you re-hydrate.

Back in 2018, we'll have free food provided by Greek's Sobro and Taproom and Yats!


Awards will be presented to the top 3 overall male and female finishers.


Thank you to our 2018 sponsors!

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Contact Garrett Lawton - glawton12@gmail.com


For event related questions please e-mail Jason@TuxBro.com