Register on-site at one of the following:
Thursday, 5-7 pm French Broad Chocolate Factory ~ Riverside Dr
Friday, 4:30 - 6 pm Catawba Brewing ~ Banks Ave
Saturday, 7 - 9 am Isaac Dickson Elementary School ~ Hill St.
Welcome to the Asheville Hot Chocolate 5K, 10K,
Kids Hill Climb and Marshmallow Dash,
benefiting the non-profit Isaac Dickson Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization(PTO).
Enjoy Asheville's very own Hot Chocolaty races.
Choose the one that fits you best.
The 5K and 10K events are chip timed by Right on Time Productions.
Hill Climb or Marshmallow Dash?
Simply sign up for the generic kids race. Wait till race morning and choose the one you're child feels up to at that time. Both races are for kids 12 and under only (although parents can run along side for free, of course!) All kids receive a commemorative race bib and pin!
The Marshmallow Dash for our younger crowd! A shorter and safer event for the little ones! Choose the one that works best for your child no matter what their age.
Each runner can enjoy a steaming cup of
hot chocolate perfection post race thanks to
Please note, in case of extreme weather (snow and ice that makes car traffic and APD support impossible) the race will be postponed until February 1st.
Wait till race morning and choose the one you're child feels up to at that time. Both races are for kids 12 & under only (parents can run alongside for free)
Race t-shirt not included with registration fee- Pick your swag during registration and add it on.
$20.00Registrants 1 – 50
$25.00Registrants 51 – 100
$30.00Registrants 101 – 226
$35.00227 – Sell out
Race t-shirt not included with registration fee- Pick your swag during registration and add it on
$25.00Registrants 1 – 50
$30.00Registrants 51 – 125
$35.00Registrants 126 – 226
$40.00227 – Sell out
- January 23 5:00 PM EST - Early Bird Packet Pick Up/Volunteer Meeting at French Broad Chocolate Factory 821 Riverside Dr.
- January 23 7:00 PM EST - Early Bird Packet Pick Up/Volunteer Meeting Ends
- January 24 4:00 PM EST - Friday Evening Packet Pick Up Begins at Catawba Brewing 32 Banks Ave
- January 24 6:30 PM EST - Friday Evening Packet Pick Up Closes
- January 25 7:00 AM EST - Race Day Packet Pick Up at Isaac Dickson Elementary School 125 Hill St.
- January 25 8:30 AM EST - Marshmallow Dash Starts
- January 25 8:40 AM EST - 1K Hill Climb Starts
- January 25 8:50 AM EST - Kids Races Finish
- January 25 9:00 AM EST - 10k Start
- January 25 9:15 AM EST - Kid Race Awards in the Gym
- January 25 9:15 AM EST - 5K Start
- January 25 10:15 AM EST - 5K Awards
- January 25 10:45 AM EST - 10k Awards