The Thomas Wolfe 8K is Asheville's oldest and most prestigious running event.
First run in 1976, the run will celebrate its 44th year in 2020!
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.
All participants will receive a commemorative Thomas Wolfe book/shopping bag.
Countdown to event
A discount of $5 will be automatically calculated at check out for runners 17 and under or 65 and over
$25.00Feb 1 – Apr 30
$30.00Now registering May 1 – Aug 31
$35.00Sep 1 – Oct 14
- October 16 4:00 PM EDT - Packet Pick-Up/Registration at Catawba Brewing - 32 Banks Ave.
- October 17 7:00 AM EDT - Event Day Packet Pick-Up/Registration at the Thomas Wolfe Memorial House
- October 17 9:00 AM EDT - 8k Race Start
- October 17 10:30 AM EDT - Awards Ceremony