WHAT: A festive 5K Fun Run/Walk through Havertown.

WHEN: Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 3 p.m. for run; 3:05 p.m. for walk. The race will take place in rain, shine or snow. It will not be canceled unless notified by local authorities.

REGISTRATION:  Run the Day is handling race registration. Online registration will close on Thursday, December 9th.  Click here to register

SHIRT DEADLINE:  You must register by Monday, December 6th in order to be guaranteed a race shirt.  There may be shirts available for those who register after 12/6, but there is no guarantee.

PACKET PICK UP: Go to Nolan Painting Headquarters (181 W. Hillcrest, Havertown, 19083) on Friday, December 10th from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m., or on Saturday, December 11th from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

LATE REGISTRATION: Available at Nolan Painting Headquarters during pre-race packet pickup (details above).  The late registration fee is $50 for adults and $30 for children. There are no race shirts available for late registrants.

SAME DAY PACKET PICK UP AT HIGH SCHOOL: 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.  There will be no same-day race registration available at this time.

WHERE: Starting Point at Haverford High School, 200 Mill Road, Havertown.
*Please note that the course direction on Darby Road is reversed and you will be making a left onto Darby Road from Mill Road.

FEES: Early Registration (through Thursday 12/9) is $40 for adults; $25 for under 21. Late registration is $50 for adults; $30 for under 21.

AWARDS: Awards are given to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place overall men and women's winners. Winners will receive the coveted Reindeer Romp glass mug for age group winners: 5 year age groups going 3 deep and 70 and over! The fastest 14-year-old or younger will receive The Brandon's Cup Trophy. 

Extended time for Packet Pick Up: We strongly encourage you to pick up your bib and race packet info from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. on Friday, December 10th or from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. on race day.  The location of pre-race packet pickup is: Nolan Painting, 181 W. Hillcrest Avenue.

Parking: There will be parking at the High School and Middle School (exit will be restricted until 4 p.m.). Also, you can park at the Municipal Lots at Brookline, Benedict Ave and Oakmont. There will also be street parking in the neighborhood surrounding the High School.

Bathrooms: There will be NO access inside the High School for bathroom needs. There will be portable toilets outside the High School.

Questions? Contact Claire:

DECEMBER 11, 2021 @ 3pm

Course turn-by-turn directions:

  • Start at Haverford High School on Mill Road at the entrance to the bus loop
  • Continue on Mill until you reach Darby Road
  • Turn left on Darby Road
  • Continue on Darby until you reach Tenby Road (just before West Chester Pike)
  • Turn around at Tenby Road and run in the opposite direction on Darby Road
  • Continue on Darby passed Mill Road
  • Turn around at Hastings Ave (just before the Darby Rd split) and run on Darby back towards Mill Road
  • Turn left back onto Mill Road
  • Finish on Mill at the same place you started