The Hershey® 10K provides runners the unique opportunity to run 6.2 miles through Hershey The Sweetest Place On Earth!®. Course takes you around the Hershey Entertainment Complex and through Hersheypark® before finishing inside Hersheypark® Stadium. Event benefits Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania, Aaron's Acres, and Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance.
The race starts at 7:30 AM at Hersheypark Stadium.
Registration packets can be picked up on Friday, April 6 from 12 - 6 PM at the Northwest Corner of the Hersheypark Stadium and on Saturday morning at the Northwest Corner of the Hersheypark Stadium starting at 6 AM until the race begins at 7:30 AM.
Yes, as a convenience, we allow others to pick up race packets for friends and family.
Bibs are non-transferable. Please note: Only participants running under their own registrations will be eligible for prizes.
Participants receive a race short sleeve tech shirt, finisher's medal, bib with timing device, and post race recovery & refreshment bag.
Yes! We have partnered with iTab to create an engraved label to place on the back of your Hershey 10K Medal. For just $10, you can get your name and finished time engraved and sent to you to place on the back of your medal. Visit iTab for more information and to purchase.
Registration will close when the event reaches 3,000 participants or on Friday, April 6.
Yes, a portion of the proceeds benefits Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania, Aaron's Acres, and Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance.
Top Male Finisher: $100 and Top Female Finisher: $100
|Top Male Ages 14-24: $50||Top Female Ages 14-24: $50|
|Top Male Ages 25-34: $50||Top Female Ages 25-34: $50|
|Top Male Ages 35-44: $50||Top Female Ages 35-44: $50|
|Top Male Ages 45-54: $50||Top Female Ages 45-54: $50|
|Top Male Ages 55-64: $50||Top Female Ages 55-64: $50|
|Top Male Ages 65+: $50||Top Female Ages 65+: $50|
*Note: Overall male and female winner will be awarded $100 prize only. Only participants running under their own names will be eligible for prizes.
Yes Springtime In The ParkSM ,featuring many major attractions will be open on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8.
Yes, we will have a wait list available on RunSignUp.
Yes, there are many hotels in and around Hershey. Staying at Hershey ResortsSM (Hershey LodgeSM, The Hotel HersheySM, and Hersheypark® Camping Resort) providesexclusive advantages.
No, refunds are not available for the Hershey 10K, and registration fees cannot be applied to other Hershey races and events.
Yes, all runners must maintain a 14 minute per mile pace.
The Hershey 10K will be timed by Mid-Atlantic Timing. Your disposable timing tag will be attached to the back of your race bib. Do not remove this chip from the bib. Be sure to wear your bib on the front of your body where it can be seen and not under any layers of clothing and run through the finish arch. After you have completed the race, walk over to one of the rapid results kiosks near the finish line to look up your finish time. Learn more about the RM Timing System from Mid-Atlantic Timing.
No, we do not permit runners to push strollers on the course to ensure the safety of other runners.
Yes, there is a Facebook page for the Chocolate Town ChallengesSM events, which includes the Hershey 10K. Be sure to "like" us for the most up-to-date information and use #Hershey10K and #HersheyPA on all social media platforms!