Sock It To Me Santa 5k in Asheville, NC

Get in the holiday spirit and come run this fun and challenging 5k course through downtown Asheville. This is a fundraiser for the Asheville High School, Middle School, and Montford North Star Academy Band Programs. Enjoy music at the start and finish line from the Asheville High Band and drum line.

Drum Line

Race Schedule


Early Packet Pick Up – Friday, Dec 8 4:30-6pm, Jus’ Running, 523 Merrimon Ave


Event location ~Asheville Middle School, 211 S French Broad Ave, Asheville, NC 28801

7:30 am – Packet Pick Up opens at Asheville Middle School gymnasium

8:30 am – Snowflake Chaser 1M fun run begins

9:00 am – 5k Starts (chip timed)

10:00 am – Awards (tentative)

Course Details of the Sock It To Me Santa 5k in Asheville

Registration Pricing

Kids Loop – $5

Includes race bib and finisher ribbon

5k Race

(includes custom race knit hat or t-shirt and chip timed race with custom bib)

Early Bird Pricing

$40 ~ July 27th to Sept. 30th

Online Registration

$45 ~ October 1st to December 9th

Registration open until 8:30am race morning.

Race Swag

All 5k runners will receive:

a custom knit hat or t-shirt (you choose)

a custom race bib

a clip timed race

Sock It To me Santa custom knit hat 2022


Top Finishers

Top 3 male and female as well as the 1st place Masters and Grand Masters runners will receive a gift certificate from our friends at Jus’ Running.

Top Awards M F
1 $30 $30
2 $30 $30
3 $25 $25
Masters $25 $25
Grand Masters $25 $25

Age Group

 Sock It To Me Santa commemorative socks will be given to the top 3 male and female runners in each category.

  • 15 & under,
  • 16-19,
  • 20-29,
  • 30-39,
  • 40-49,
  • 50-59,
  • 60-69,
  • 70-79,
  • 80 & Over


Black Dome Logo

Cindy Eaton Running

 Thanks to Black Dome and French Broad Chocolate, we will be awarding our favorite costumed runners gift certificates. Any holiday attire will be in the running.

Snowflake Chaser

Snokwflake Chasing start

 We are happy to be awarding the first 2 kids to cross the finish line of the Snowflake Chaser a $25 gift certificate to The Hop!

the hop logo

Middle of the Pack

Double runners sock it to me santa 5k

The runner that falls directly in the middle of the running field will recieve our MOP (Middle of the Pack) award. This year’s award is a $25 Gift Certificate to Second Gear Out Door Store.

Thanks to our Sponsors

Elf Level Sponsors
Frugal Framer AVL
Gingerbread Level Sponsors
Headwater Engineering
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Candycane Level Sponsors
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