Fly like a super hero down the streets of Asheville. Dress up like your favorite crime fighter or villian and join us for a fun packed evening 5K and Fun Run. The 5k is a chip timed event thanks to Right On Time Productions.
Asheville Brewing gift cards for the best female & male Super Hero
Wicked Weed Brewing gift cards for the best female & male Super Villian
Twin Leaf Brewing gift cards for the coolest Dynamic Duo.
Fun Run Starts at 5:30 PM
Super dog parade at 5:45 PM
5K Starts at 6:00 PM
Back by popular demand - the t-shirt free option (5K only).
Too many race shirts in the drawer? Save $5 on the 5K registration fee and skip the shirt. If you miss the t-shirt registration deadline of August 31st, no worries, you can purchase one on-site race day.
Register on-site at either
The Happening - Friday 3-7 PM - Hi-Wire Big Top
Pre Race - Saturday 4:00-6:00 PM on Coxe Ave Race Central
For our littlest heroes!
Run like a Hero! Get a t-shirt
Run like a Hero! Don't want a t-shirt
Special, commemorative awards will be given to the first three male and female overall and first three male and female masters in all races.
Age Division Awards
Commemorative pint glasses will also be awarded to the first three in the following age groups:
12 and under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24,25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79 and 80-Over
No ‘double-dipping' in award categories
There will be one Aid station that runners will pass twice on the 5K course. Restrooms will be also be located at that aid station.
September 22 4:00 PM EDT - The Happening Race Expo/ Packet Pick Up Hi-Wire Big Top - 2A Huntsman Pl, Asheville, NC
September 22 7:00 PM EDT - The Happening Race Expo/ Packet Pick Up Ends
September 23 4:00 PM EDT - Event Day Packet Pick Up
September 23 5:30 PM EDT - Fun Run for all ages starts
September 23 5:45 PM EDT - Super Dog Parade
September 23 6:00 PM EDT - Race Start
September 23 7:15 PM EDT - Awards