With the holiday season approaching, so do the holiday 5ks. A time when families can come together, lace up their shoes, and make happy and healthy memories. Highlighted below are 3 races taking place this holiday season in Ocala.
Whether your an experienced runner going for a PR in the 10k or a newie trying to conquer your first 5k, this is the event for you. The race takes place on Thanksgiving morning, starting at the Frank Deluca YMCA in Ocala.
The Inaugural Tinsel Trot will take place at the beautiful World Equestrian Center located in Ocala, FL. The race will feature awesome holiday entertainment including stilt walkers and super heroes.
Taking place before the Ocala Christmas Parade, this is on of the oldest and most watched 5k in the state of Florida. Runners start in front of South State Bank and proceed to conquer the hills of Silver Springs Blvd in front of 10s of thousands of spectators as they await the Ocala Christmas Parade.