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Holiday 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon

December 23, 2023

DeLand, FL

Get ready to jingle all the way through DeLand, FL, as the Holiday 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon makes its merry return on December 23, 2023! Dash through a winter wonderland, with festive cheer and jolly tunes keeping your spirits high. This race is snow joke, so join the holly-joggers and sleigh those miles!
Get ready to jingle all the way through DeLand, FL, as the Holiday 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon makes its merry return on December 23, 2023! Dash through a winter wonderland, with festive cheer and jolly tunes keeping your spirits high. This race is snow joke, so join the holly-joggers and sleigh those miles!
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About The Holiday 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon

Join us on December 23, 2023, in DeLand, FL, for the thrilling and festive Holiday 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon! This race, held just before the holiday season, promises to be a fantastic event that will indulge your love for running while immersing you in the delightful charm of this captivating city.

DeLand, known as “The Athens of Florida,” is a picturesque city brimming with history and culture. As you traverse the race route, you will be enchanted by the lush green landscapes, ornate Victorian architecture, and a vibrant downtown bustling with unique shops and eateries. Fun fact about DeLand – it is home to the renowned Stetson University, infusing the town with youthful energy and a vibrant arts scene.

Decorated with festivities and twinkling lights, the Holiday 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon will create an unbeatable atmosphere as you take on the courses. With moderate temperatures around 60°F (15°C) and the sun gently warming the streets, it’s an ideal weather for runners to fully enjoy the race. The race website offers comprehensive insights into training plans and tips, helping you prepare and make the most of this exhilarating challenge.

At the finish line, you’ll be greeted with cheers, applause, and the joyous jubilation that comes with accomplishing a race amidst the holiday spirit. Afterward, indulge yourself in the enchanting festivities of DeLand, where you can explore the local delicacies, visit the charming boutiques for unique holiday gifts, or simply bask in the warmth of the community’s celebration.

So lace up your sneakers, embrace the holiday spirit, and join us for an epic running experience in DeLand. Let the joyous atmosphere and merriment of the season propel you towards the finish line, and remember, when you conquer this Holiday 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon, you’ll have plenty of well-deserved holiday treats awaiting you!

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