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Oro Valley’s Hot Cocoa 5k, Jan. 1

December 27, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm MST


When: Monday, Jan. 1, race starts at 11:24 a.m.
Where: The race begins and ends at Steam Pump Ranch (10901 N. Oracle Road). Click here for a course map. Plus, chip timing will be provided by G&J Race Timing.
Click here for the event flyer.


Race fee: $35 in advance, $40 on race day. Children 12 and under race for free with paying adult. Swag items will be given to all participants.

Pre-Race Packet pickup: Pickup will be at Fleet Feet Oro Valley (7607 N Oracle Rd #121) on Saturday, Dec. 30, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Race day number pickup and registration will be available starting at 9:30 a.m. at Steam Pump Ranch.

Registration Links
Click here to register online. Interested participants may also register in-person at the Oro Valley Community and Recreation Center or on the day of the race at Steam Pump Ranch.


Enter the Marana Egg Nog Jog AND the Oro Valley Hot Cocoa 5K to receive an exclusive Cheers Challenge finisher medal! Oro Valley and Marana have partnered to create a ‘Run Through the New Year’ run challenge. Participants over the age of 13 who register and complete both races will receive their Cheers Challenge medal on New Year’s Day at the conclusion of the Hot Cocoa 5K. Bring your Egg Nog race bib to the Hot Cocoa for verification. Click here to register for the Marana Egg Nog Jog on New Year’s Eve.

The Town of Oro Valley would like to thank our event sponsors: Fleet Feet Oro Valley, Spenga Oro Valley and BFT Oro Valley. For questions or more information, call the Oro Valley Parks and Recreation Department at 520-229-5050 or email recreation@orovalleyaz.gov.


December 27, 2023
8:00 am - 5:00 pm MST
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Steam Pump Ranch
10901 N Oracle Road
Oro Valley, AZ 85737 United States
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