The Thomas Wolfe 8K is Asheville's oldest and most prestigious running event. First run in 1976, the run will celebrate its 43rd year in 2019! This beautiful autumn run/walk highlights many of Asheville's historic sites! Start at the Thomas Wolfe Memorial House and continue to run past his final resting place.
Come on out and see why this race has become a deeply rooted Asheville tradition.
Countdown to event
Thomas Wolfe 8k Run
ClosedDec 15 – Dec 30
$30.00Dec 31 – May 31
$32.00Jun 1 – Aug 1
$35.00Now registering Aug 1 – Oct 23
- October 25 4:00 PM EDT - Packet Pick-Up/Registration at Catawba Brewing - 32 Banks Ave.
- October 26 7:00 AM EDT - Event Day Packet Pick-Up/Registration at the Thomas Wolfe Memorial House
- October 26 9:00 AM EDT - 8k Race Start
- October 26 10:30 AM EDT - Awards Ceremony