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Break Out of the Winter Blues with the Hershey 10K

Put a spring in your step by joining us for the 7th annual Hershey 10K presented by Capital BlueCross on Saturday, April 7 at 7:30 a.m.! This 6.2 mile race takes runners around the Hershey Entertainment Complex and through Hersheypark! Runners will go past some of their favorite rides, including Skyrush, Great Bear and Lightning Racer!

Included in your $50 registration fee is a finisher’s medal, short-sleeve unisex t-shirt, post-race recovery, bib with timing device, and your race registration. A portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit local Central PA charities, including Ronald McDonald House of Central PA, Aaron’s Acres, PA Family Support Alliance, and Mothers Against Drunk Driving.


Event Specifics

  • Takes place at Hersheypark Stadium on Saturday, April 7 at 7:30 a.m. Packet pick-up will be on Friday, April 6 from noon – 6 p.m. or starting at 6 a.m. on Saturday, April 7 under the Hersheypark Stadium west grandstands.
  • There will be 2 aid stations along the course providing water, Gatorade and first aid as well as at Hersheypark Stadium for the finish. Showers will be available under the west grandstands after the race concludes.
  • No bags will be permitted inside Hersheypark Stadium (for participants OR guests), however there will be a bag check available.
  • Please note, participants must maintain at least a 14-minute mile during the race.

The Medal

Excited to share that the 2018 Hershey 10K medal showcases the 14th coaster scheduled to open in Hersheypark this summer, Breakers Edge!

Participant Shirts

New year and a new design! We changed up our runner’s tech shirts this year to provide more iconic Hershey symbols, such as the Hershey’s Kiss and the Hersheypark Ferris Wheel! 

We hope you can join us for this fun event to raise funds for Central PA charities!