Holiday 5K, Fun Run and Food Drive

About This Activity

RTP Fitness, in conjunction with its Sponsors and the Research Triangle Park Foundation, is happy to announce the Race In The Park Series! Our first race, the Holiday 5K and Fun Run, will include a 5K timed run as well as a 1-mile Fun Run, and will include a Food Drive to benefit the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina. This Event is for the whole family, and we invite everyone to come out Saturday, December 15th to the Park for a great time, a great cause, and a great event

Starting Times

The 5K starts at 1 pm, while the mile begins at 1:45 pm.

Entry fees

Entry fees are $25 for the 5K and $15 for the mile. After December 7th, the fees increase by $5 up to and including race day. Those who make a donation to the Food Bank (defined as four or more cans/packages of non-perishable foods), can recuide their entry fees by $5.00

T-shirt and other amenities

The fee includes a t-shirt. Additionally, all participants will receive a "swag" bag and a ticket for a post-race lunch and snacks. Those 21 and over will get a ticket for a free beer.

Post-race Party

Following the event, there will be a post-race party at the House Sports Bar & Grill featuring food, drinks and music.

Late Registration/Packet Pickup

Late entrants can register and pre-registered entrants can pikc up their packets at the RTP Fitness Center either on Thursday, the 13th, from 5-9 pm, on Friday, the 14th, also from 5-9 pm, or on race day, beginning at 11 am.

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