Home for the Holidays - Frosty 5K

Sat December 7, 2019 Swarthmore, PA US 19081 Directions

5K-General Registration

$20 8:30AM EST Price increases after November 24, 2019 at 11:59pm EST

5K-Swarthmore College Student Registration - Price will be $0 after entering Student ID

$20 8:30AM EST Registration ends December 7, 2019 at 11:59pm EST
727 Harvard Ave
Swarthmore Presbyterian Church Parking Lot
Swarthmore, PA US 19081

Swarthmore’s 2019 Home for the Holidays Frosty 5K.  Dressing up to run in festive gear/apparel is 100% encouraged.  Not dressing up is extremely frowned upon. 

This race is the kick-off for Swarthmore’s very festive annual event - performances, activities, carriage rides, caroling, and the lighting of Augustine Village.  The funds from the race will help support all of the days’ events.  The Swarthmore Farmer’s market will be open and will be located near the finish line, so please stick around after the race. 

Registration will take place at the Swarthmore Presbyterian Church Parking Lot (727 Harvard Ave).  Opens at 7:45; Race start at 8:30 a.m. 

1st Place Male, 1st Place Female;  AND top three (3) most festively dressed runners.

Swag:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    First 100 registrants receive a Swarthmore canvas tote! Sign up early!!

The 5K course will start at Swarthmore Presbyterian Church and end at Swarthmore Methodist Church (5 Blocks away on Park Ave).  

Scenic Course through Swarthmore; Swarthmore Farmer’s Market open during and after race (featuring local farmers, merchants, etc.).  Other Home for the Holidays activities will commence in the afternoon.

Race Results:       
Race will be professionally timed by the Bryn Mawr Racing Co.; Results will be found at http://www.brynmawrracing.com


  • Early Bird - $20.00 if registered before Nov 25;
  • After Nov 25 the registration fee is $25.00;
  • Children Age 10 and under run for free, but are required to register with parent/guardian
  • Swarthmore College students free (student ID required)
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