Location - Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium

Date – Saturday, November 27th @ 4:00pm



5K Run/Walk - November 27th, 2021
Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium
A Run to You Racing Event in partnership with the Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls.

The Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls , a multi-use sports, entertainment and media destination centered around the Pro Football Hall of Fame Museum in Canton, Ohio, will host a Holiday Kickoff party, presented by Hendrickson at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on Saturday, November 27, 2021.

The family-friendly event will include a fireworks show, virtual tree lighting ceremony, kids Funzone, food trucks, ice sculpting, a reindeer petting zoo, and much more! Admission is free with a suggested food or cash donation to the Akron-Canton Regional Food Bank.

The Hall of Fame Village Holiday Kickoff, which will start at 4:30 PM and run until 9:00 PM, will take place on the field of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium.

Please join us from 4:00 – 5:30 PM for Spirit of the Season 5K that will enable families to walk or run the grounds of the Village. The Lil Reindeer Dash, a free fun run for those 10 and under, will start at 5:30 PM, while The Diaper Dash will start at 5:45 PM. A special finish line camera will put the faces of all participants on the video board inside the stadium.

As the afternoon turns to evening, a post-event party will begin from 7:30 – 10:00 PM in the Stadium Club for guests aged 21+. The after-party will feature live music by Half the Nation with holiday ales, and spirits available for purchase. A limited number of tickets are available for the post-event party, and admission is $15 in advance or at the door while tickets remain.

All 5K participants will receive a great event shirt, holiday finisher medal, an adult beverage / soft drink, and entrance to the Holiday Kickoff. The evening after-party is an additional purchase.

Awards will be given to the top 5 men / women, and the top 3 in age groups 1-9, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+