Egg Nog Jog

Sat December 21, 2019 Cincinnati, OH 45202 US Directions

5K Run

10:00AM EST

5K Walk

10:00AM EST


10:00AM EST

The 28th Annual Egg Nog Jog 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, December 21, 2019 10:00 am

Mt. Adams, Cincinnati, OH

Come to Mt. Adams and join us for this annual holiday tradition. Scenic and challenging course begins at Jerome and St. Gregory and winds through Mt. Adams and Eden Park offering spectacular views of the city.

Note that the date was originally posted as December 14 but was changed to avoid a conflict with the Reindog parade in Mt. Adams on December 14.

Rain (Snow) or Shine!

940 Pavilion St
Cincinnati, OH US 45202
Special Youth Pricing

Kids 18 and under receive special reduced pricing ($5 off) beginning on August 1, 2019. Discount will be taken at check-out. 


Race Headquarters:

Chapter in Mt. Adams. 940 Pavilion St., Cincinnati, OH 45202


39.107773, -84.497572


5 Kilometers (5K) or about 3.1 miles. There are Running and Walking divisions.

Run Divisons:

15/under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+. Overall, Masters, Grand Masters.

Walk Divisions:

Walk Divisions: 19/under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and over (new in 2016)

Chip Timing:

This year's race will be accurately "chip timed" using MyLaps Bib Tag technology. No need to return timing chips!


Top Male and Female runners and walkers. Top male and female masters (40 and over), Top male and female grand masters (50 and over), and top in each age division. Awards ceremony following the race. Note: Overall Winner awards are based on Gun Time. Age Group winners will be based on Chip Time. There will be a separate walk start. 

Finisher Medals:

Custom finisher Medals will be awarded to first 500 finishers

After the Race:

Join us after race for the Awards Ceremony, Egg Nog, Panera Bagels, Food, Drink and Fun.

Chapter will also be open for food and drink orders as well. All participants can enjoy Happy Hour drink pricing all day!

Costume Contest:

Awards to best holiday themed costumes as judged by participants

Door Prizes:

All entrants will be eligible for random Door Prizes. You must me present to win.

Race Headquarters:

Join us at The Chapter in Mt. Adams. 940 Pavilion St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Entry Fee:

$22 early bird registration through November 15, 2019

$27 through December 19, 2019

$30 on December 20, 2019

$35 Race Day

Special Youth Price: 18 and under: $5 off all adult prices beginning on August 1, 2019

Refer your friends:

Refer three friends and earn some Swag. Online registrations only.

Long-sleeve T-shirts:

Race shirts are optional and available for only $10 while supplies last (Limited Supply).

If you want a t-shirt, it is best to register before Friday, December 13, 2019.

Archived T-shirts:

A limited number of Classic T-shirts are available from previous races for purchase for $5 each. Let us know if you are interested and we can hold one for you.

Register Online:

Pre-register online with a credit card through race day. T-shirt supply may be limited as race day approaches.

Register by Mail:

Fill out an entry form and mail with payment. Postmark by Monday, December 16, 2019.

Late Registration/Early Packet Pick up:

Packet Pick up and in-person registration is on Friday December 20, 2019 from 3pm-6pm at Fleet Feet Sports in Oakley located at 3235 Madison Rd Cincinnati, OH 45209.  513-321-7555. Please bring your confirmation to packet pick up.

Register on Race Day:

Race-Day Registration and Number Pickup: 8:15 am - 9:45 am at The Chapter in Mt. Adams. 940 Pavilion St, Cincinnati, OH 45202


All registrations that include and email address will receive a pre-race confirmation.


Chapter is located at 940 Pavilion St, Cincinnati, OH 45202 (Corner of Pavilion and St. Gregory)


940 Pavilion St, Cincinnati, OH 45202 for a map and to get directions from your location.


There is plenty available parking for race. However, come early to get the best spot! Monastery, Wareham, Elsinore, Mt. Adams Drive (playhouse) etc. check course map to locate these streets. Further details on our FAQ page.

No Refunds!

Still have Questions:

Call 513.652.6225 for information.


A portion of the proceeds will go to a local food pantry.


We are looking for some volunteers for the course. If you know of anyone, let us know. A race t-shirt to each.

2019 Participation Medal

First 500 finishers will earn a custom high quality medal.

This Year's T-Shirt Design

This year's T-shirt design is attached.

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Dynamic Course Map via Plotaroute

Course is the same as in 2017. We will start and finish on Jerome so you will be closer to Chapter when you finish. 

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

Printable Race Flyer

If you prefer to register by mail, complete attached PDF race flyer and mail with payment by the listed deadline.

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

Chip Timing

Once again, this year's event will be timed by Running Time Race Services using MyLaps Disposable bib tags. The chip will be on the bib number. No need to turn in pull tags or return the timing chip.

Race Contact Info

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