Dashing Thru The Glow

Saturday, December 17, 2022
Marina Village at RiverLights | Wilmington, NC

THE EVENT


Dashing Thru The Glow

RiverLights™ and It's Go Time, welcome you to the Dashing Thru The Glow 5K and 1 Mile.

Join us as we bring together the Christmas spirit and family fun. Experience the beautiful views of the Cape Fear River and the RiverLights community.

Take pictures next to the Christmas Tree and meet Santa himself! The elves will be at the finish line passing out commemorative Finisher Medals to all the good little boys and girls who finish the 5K and 1 Mile. 

Donate a new unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots, and get $5 off your registration.
Schedule of Events

Countdown to Dashing Thru The Glow

STUFF YOU GET

 
DASHING THRU THE GLOW SHIRT
Participants who register by November 17, 2022 receive a Dashing Thru The Glow Santa Shirt!  Those who register after November 17 can choose from remaining sizes.

FINISHER MEDAL
All good little girls and boys who cross the 5K or 1 Mile finish line, will get a 2022 Dashing Thru The Glow Santa Finisher Medal.

THE COURSE


Marina Village at RiverLights
109 Pier Master Point
Wilmington, NC 28412

The course begins and ends in the RiverLights community in Wilmington, NC. The course is a flat course that winds through the community showing off the beauty of the area. While on course, participants will be able to enjoy Christmas lights. At the finish line, participants will be greeted by Santa’s Elves giving out a commemorative finisher medal!
 
This race course is also stroller friendly! However, dogs are not allowed on this course so please leave them at home or with a non-running spectator.

AWARDS


5K AWARDS

Top 3 Males & Top 3 Females
Top 3 Males & Females in Age Groups
10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

1 MILE AWARDS

Top Boy & Top Girl
(12 and under)  

ALL FINISHERS

Finisher Medal at the Finish Line

THE CAUSES



The Open House Youth Shelter helps displaced, abused, neglected and vulnerable youth. Children who are in need of a safe place receive shelter, food and clothing. Personal growth is also encouraged through counseling services, educational opportunities, life skills building, and recreational activities. 
Toys for Tots helps bring the joy of Christmas and hope by collecting new unwrapped toys and distributing those toys to less fortunate children at Christmas. 

Register Before the Next Price Increase

5K

Next price increase is Thursday, December 15, 2022 Register Now! $40

1 Mile

Next price increase is Register Now! $25

Thank You to Our Supporters

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