First annual 5K Color Run kicks off at Broadway at the Beach

Nearly 3,000 runners showed up for the 5k Color Run which included dressing up in all white and getting colored powder and paint thrown at them along the three-mile course.

Before kicking off the start at 9 a.m., runners got the chance to take part in a enormous Zumba class led by organizers.

The event's charity partner is SOS Autism Health Care.