SCV erupts into a world of color

By Dan Watson

Last update: Sunday, February 26th, 2017

The fourth annual Santa Colorita Run was held at Castaic Lake Recreation area on Saturday with tons of people having a blast while getting a little bit messy.

One of the runners participating in the fourth annual Santa Colorita Fun Run is hit in the face with colored cornstarch as he runs in the event held at Castaic Lake Recreation area in Castaic on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal
A Canyon High School student, right, throws colored cornstarch on the runners as they pass by while participating in the fourth annual Santa Colorita Fun Run held at Castaic Lake Recreation area in Castaic on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal
Erika Bird, left, and Kailey Bird, 12, run in the first of two 5K runs at the fourth annual Santa Colorita Fun Run held at Castaic Lake Recreation area in Castaic on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal
A runner, left, sprays his fellow runner with purple cornstarch as they leave the starting line during the second, more family friendly, of two 5K runs held at the fourth annual Santa Colorita Fun Run held at Castaic Lake Recreation area in Castaic on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal
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SCV erupts into a world of color

Columns of colored corn starch shoot into the air as dozens of more experienced runners leave the starting line in the first of two 5K runs at the fourth annual Santa Colorita Fun Run held at Castaic Lake Recreation area in Castaic on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal

The fourth annual Santa Colorita Run was held at Castaic Lake Recreation area on Saturday with tons of people having a blast while getting a little bit messy.

One of the runners participating in the fourth annual Santa Colorita Fun Run is hit in the face with colored cornstarch as he runs in the event held at Castaic Lake Recreation area in Castaic on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal
A Canyon High School student, right, throws colored cornstarch on the runners as they pass by while participating in the fourth annual Santa Colorita Fun Run held at Castaic Lake Recreation area in Castaic on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal
Erika Bird, left, and Kailey Bird, 12, run in the first of two 5K runs at the fourth annual Santa Colorita Fun Run held at Castaic Lake Recreation area in Castaic on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal
A runner, left, sprays his fellow runner with purple cornstarch as they leave the starting line during the second, more family friendly, of two 5K runs held at the fourth annual Santa Colorita Fun Run held at Castaic Lake Recreation area in Castaic on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal

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Dan Watson

Dan Watson

Dan Watson, Director of Photography, has worked in community news on many local newspapers for decades and has worked at The Santa Clarita Signal for a combined total of 13 years.

Dan Watson

Dan Watson

Dan Watson, Director of Photography, has worked in community news on many local newspapers for decades and has worked at The Santa Clarita Signal for a combined total of 13 years.