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Christmas In July 5K

Virtual Event

Sat 20th July 2024

5 races

Organiser's Description

A GREAT way to celebrate the "Half Way There" mark for Christmas in Akron!
RACE FEATURES (more coming in 2024)

Naughty or Nice? - Visit and photos with Santa.

The Running Club / Group Competition - Recognition / Prizes for clubs or groups with the Most Members, Fastest 4 Men, Fastest 4 Women, Largest Age Span.

Visit the North Pole Marketplace - Shop with the best area vendors in this cool themed village

Akron's Largest "White Elephant" Gift Exchange - Bring a gift / Get a gift. This is going to be GREAT!

Treats! - Holiday Cookies and Hot Cocoa

Adult Beverages - A terrific partnership with Thirsty Dog Brewing Co.

Family Fun - Christmas Choir, Photo Stations, and the areas FIRST Summer Snowball Fight!

Oh Yeah....the Run / Walk! - Fast Course with Overall and Age Group Awards that go 5 deep

Post-Race Party - Music provided by the Kahuna Kings - Surf Rock at its Best!


Choice of a Tri-Blend Short Sleeve Event Shirt OR a cool Event Tank Top

Candy Cane Finisher Sunglasses


Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank

Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation

Four Leaf Clover Foundation

Hosted by Run to You Racing and the PLX Running Club


  • Adult 5K Run / Walk

    Sat 20th July 2024

  • Student 5K Run / Walk

    Sat 20th July 2024

  • Kids 0.5K

    Sat 20th July 2024

  • 5k Run/Walk

    Sat 20th July 2024

  • Virtual Run



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