The 7th annual Hershey half marathon, presented by Dominion Dental, will take place on Sunday, October 16, 2016!
The Hershey Half Marathon, presented by Dominion Dental benefits Children’s Miracle Network at Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital. The course will take participants on a 13.1 mile tour of Hershey, PA with several memorable locations along the way, including Hersheypark, Milton Hershey School, the world-famous Chocolate Avenue, and much more!
Participants can choose to run or walk the course as individuals or as part of a 2-person relay team. For those participating in the relay, transportation will be provided to and from the half-way point. All participants must maintain a 14-minute mile pace and must be at least 14 years of age on race day to participate.
Race registration fee includes a race long sleeve tech t-shirt, finisher's medal, goodie bag, post race refreshments, and two (2) tickets to Hersheypark in the Dark. As an added bonus, The Spa At The Hotel Hershey will be offering complimentary post-race massages to runners at the stadium on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Race Registration Fee:
Single: May 1 - June 11: $75; June 12 - October 7*: $85
Relay: May 1 - June 11: $120; June 12 - October 7*: $140
*Registration open through October 7 or until event sells out.
There is no wait list once event sells out.
Hersheypark In The Dark:
Each participant will receive two (2) tickets for Hersheypark in the Dark, valid for the 2016 season. Days and times of operation are still TBD.
The Hershey Half Marathon benefits Children’s Miracle Network at Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital. Funds raised from the event go directly to patient services, research, equipment, program services and educational resources at Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.