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The Color Run takes over Louisville

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Organizers call it the happiest 5K on the planet.

The Color Run took over Downtown Louisville Saturday.

Hundreds of people ran and walked in the unique paint race.

It kicked off at 8 a.m. at Slugger Field, with the finish line at Waterfront Park.

As runners passed through check-points, organizers threw paint powder on them to create a colorful experience.

Race organizers say the Color Run is meant to promote happiness, healthiness, individuality and giving back to the community.

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