Running of the Elves 5K

Lewisburg, PA – December 12, 2020

9:00 AM



Event Overview

Run or walk with Santa’s finest.  Participants are encouraged to dress as Santa’s helpers, come dressed to impress…costumes are not required but are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED!  The race begins on St. Louis Street and all check-in and bathrooms pre-race will be in the cafeteria area of the old high school.

The race will be chipped time (all prizes are awarded from gun time)  Prizes will be awarded to the overall winners and top 3 in each age group.  (19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60+)


Registration includes: Long-sleeved shirt (guaranteed if registered by November 30th), Cookies and Hot Chocolate after the race!



Packet pickup: 7:30 AM – 8:45 AM (Old High School Cafeteria)


Race begins at 9:00 AM (St Louis Street)



Kid’s Fun Run — begins at 10:00 AM

$8 Registration — includes – event t-shirt (to be decorated at Children’s Museum after the race!), hot chocolate and cookies!!

(Day of Registration is $10)


Ages 1-4: Across the field

Ages 5-7: One lap around the track

Ages 8-10: Two laps around the track


Click here to register

Registration until November 12th – $25

Registration after November 12th – $30

Kid’s Fun Run – $8 ($10 day of)

Important Dates

November 13th – Price Increase

November 30th – T-shirt cutoff

December 12th – Race Day!

Click here to view course map

The course starts/finishes behind the old high school on St. Louis Street.   Runners run on St. Louis and make a LEFT turn on 5th Street.  Continue on 5th Street to Market and make a RIGHT turn on Market.  Runners will then run to 2nd and make a RIGHT turn on 2nd Street.    Runners will then turn LEFT on St Louis followed by a RIGHT on Front Street.  Runners will have to make the RIGHT turn on St. George and then a LEFT on Brown Street.  After following Brown Street (Brown Street turns into River Road) – runners will make a hard RIGHT turn on 7th Street.   A RIGHT turn on St. George until making a LEFT on 2nd Street and a LEFT on St. Louis.  Follow St Louis to the finish line.

Key Locations

Check-in: Old High School (815 Market Street)

Start/Finish: St. Louis Street (Behind old high school)

Thank you for sponsoring!

The Lewisburg Children’s Museum will be all participants will gain a discounted ($5) entry to the museum following the race.

The event is rain or shine


Run570 reserves the right to cancel and/or alter the race in the event that natural disaster or other unforeseen circumstance prevents us from holding the race safely as planned. We will make every attempt to hold the event.  Any cancellations or changes, will be noted on the home page, race-specific page and on facebook.  In the event that a cancellation or change of date or venue is required, we are unable to provide refunds.