Be a part of the annual Hershey half marathon on Sunday, October 19!
Runners and Walkers will start together at 7:30 AM.
The course will take participants on a 13.1 mile tour of Hershey, PA with several memorable locations along the way including The Milton Hershey School, the world-famous Chocolate Avenue and more!
Participants can choose to run or walk the 13.1 mile race individually, or as part of a 2-person relay team. For those participating in the relay race, transportation will be provided to and from the half-way point. All participants must maintain a 14-minute mile pace.
Race Registration Fee:
Single: through June 15- TBD, June 16 - Oct. 11 – TBD
Relay: through June 15- TBD, June 16 - Oct. 11 – TBD
No race-day registration
Hersheypark In The Dark:
Your registration fee includes 2 tickets to Hersheypark In The Dark, which will be in your packet.
Hersheypark in the Dark is open to the public. Regular-priced tickets are available online or at the front gate.
Your park tickets are valid on the following dates:
Saturday, October 18, Sunday, October 19
Friday, October 24, Saturday, October 25, Sunday, October 26
Friday, October 31, Saturday, November 1 and Sunday, November 2.
NOTE: Hersheypark In The Dark is open on Friday, October 17, however, packet pickup for the race begins on Saturday, October 18. We are unable to accommodate early ticket/packet pick-up.
The race begins and ends at Hersheypark Stadium (located on the Hersheypark entertainment complex.) Spectators can view the race from various locations in Hershey including Chocolate Avenue, and Milton Hershey School.
Hershey’s Chocolate World Attraction is open daily in October at 9 AM. Closing times vary. Experience the FREE Hershey’s Great American Chocolate Tour ride, complete with your own sweet FREE Hershey’s sample.
The Spa At The Hotel Hershey will be offering complimentary post-race massages to runners on a first-come-first-serve basis.
*Hersheypark rides are subject to availability. Go here to view a list of rides scheduled to be open for Hersheypark In The Dark.