Events

Hoptown Half Marathon

$89 $59 8:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT Price increases after March 12, 2023 at 11:59pm CDT
Open to ages 10+.

Hoptown 5K

$59 $35 8:20AM CDT - 9:20AM CDT Price increases after March 12, 2023 at 11:59pm CDT
Open to ages 5+.

Virtual Hoptown Half Marathon

$79 Registration ends October 21, 2023 at 9:00am CDT

Virtual Hoptown 5K

$49 Registration ends October 21, 2023 at 9:00am CDT

Half Marathon- Rucking Division

$59 8:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT Price increases after March 12, 2023 at 11:59pm CDT

5K- Rucking Division

$35 8:20AM CDT - 9:20AM CDT Price increases after March 12, 2023 at 11:59pm CDT

Youth 1-mile Challenge

$15 8:20AM CDT - 9:30AM CDT Price increases after July 31, 2023 at 11:59pm CDT
Description

The 5th Annual Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K, sponsored by Planters Bank and Jennie Stuart Health, is a joint road race through Hopkinsville, KY, scheduled for Saturday, October 21, 2023. The CERTIFIED HALF MARATHON course winds through downtown Hoptown, residential areas, through beautiful Christian County countryside and returns to finish downtown on our popular new Greenway/Rail Trail.  The Half Marathon course also includes the unique quarter-mile new Rail Trail bridge, the longest non-water bridge span in Kentucky.  New for 2023 is the Youth 1-Mile Challenge for area elementary school participation.

Half marathon and 5K runner packages include a unique medal and comfortable long sleeve moisture-wicking performance shirt. Come experience the beauty and charm of west Kentucky scenery and hospitality in Hopkinsville - or Hoptown as we call it - at the Hoptown Half Marathon & 5K.

Race starting line is at 706 S. Main Street in front of the Municipal Building in downtown Hopkinsville.  Race day registration and packet pickup is at the nearby Christian County Justice Center, 100 Justice Way, Hopkinsville, KY  42240.

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Hoptown Half and 5K Title Sponsor
5K Presenting Sponsor
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The course route map for the Hoptown 5K portion of the event is displayed with this link, as created on mapmyrun.com.

The course route map for the Hoptown Half Marathon portion of the event is displayed with this link, as created on mapmyrun.com.

Place
Race starting line is at 706 S. Main Street in front of the Municipal Building in downtown Hopkinsville.
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.hoptownrec.com.

Directions

Race starting line is at 706 S. Main Street in front of the Municipal Building in downtown Hopkinsville.

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