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 and Middle School Band Programs. Enjoy music at the start and finish line from the Asheville High band and drum line.

Registration for the 2023 race opens on Aug 1st!

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 ~ Aug 1st 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 Awards

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 Awards

 Sock It To Me Santa commemorative swag (TBD) will be given to the

top 3 runners in each category.

15 & under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49,

50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 & Over

Sock It To Me Santa age group awards

Big Thanks to our Sponsors!

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