Register for the 2021 Spirit of the Season 5K
5K Run/Walk - November 27th, 2021
Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium
A Run to You Racing Event in partnership with the Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls.
The Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls will host a Holiday Kickoff party, presented by Hendrickson at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on Saturday, November 27, 2021. The event will start with the Spirit of the Season 5K!
The Hall of Fame Village Holiday Kickoff, which will start at 4:30 PM and run until 9:00 PM, will take place on the field of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium. This family-friendly event will include a fireworks show, virtual tree lighting ceremony, kids Funzone, food trucks, ice sculpting, a reindeer petting zoo, and much more! Admission is free with a suggested food or cash donation to the Akron-Canton Regional Food Bank.
Prior to the Holiday Kickoff from 4:00 – 5:30 PM is the Spirit of the Season 5K starting and finishing at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium.
The Lil Reindeer Dash, a free fun run for those 10 and under, will start at 5:30 PM, while The Diaper Dash will start at 5:45 PM. A special finish line camera will put the faces of all participants on the video board inside the stadium.
As the afternoon turns to evening, a post-event party will begin from 7:30 – 10:00 PM in the Stadium Club for guests aged 21+. The after-party will feature live music by Half the Nation with holiday ales, and spirits available for purchase. A limited number of tickets are available for the post-event party, and admission is $15 in advance or at the door while tickets remain.
All 5K participants will receive a great event shirt, holiday finisher medal, an adult beverage / soft drink, and entrance to the Holiday Kickoff. The evening after-party is an additional purchase.
Awards will be given to the top 5 men / women, and the top 3 in age groups 1-9, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+