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Frosty 5 & Mistletoe Mile

Tuesday, December 24th, 8:00 a.m.
Downtown Hudson

FROSTY 5 & MISTLETOE MILE FUN RUN: Escape from the hustle and bustle of the holiday season by donning the ugly sweater your Aunt Marge knitted for you and running the 7th annual Frosty 5 Mile or Mistletoe Mile Fun Run presented by Summa Health Wellness Center. This Hudson tradition is your opportunity to have some holiday fun and do some good (Frosty 5 benefits Destination Hudson!) The race is walker- and stroller-friendly, the sweater contest is hilarious, and the Mistletoe Mile is perfect for the kids! Afterward, enjoy post-race refreshments provided by First & Main. Come on out and don’t be surprised if you see Santa and several reindeer in the race!

MERCHANTS OF HUDSON SPECIALS: Need to finish your Holiday shopping? Look no further than the Merchants of Hudson. Show your race bib for special Frosty 5 deals redeemable from race morning through December 29th. (2019 Merchant Specials TBD)

DESTINATION HUDSON HOLIDAY BASKET RAFFLE: Baskets donated by local merchants with be raffled immediately after the finish of the race. All basket raffle proceeds will benefit Destination Hudson, a 501(c)3 corporation, which runs The Hudson Visitors Center located in the Historic Town Hall building, adjacent to The Green and across the street from Vertical Runner. (2019 Basket Merchants TBD)
Frosty 5 MileMistletoe Mile Fun Run
Registration through Nov 20$30$10
Registration Nov 20 – Dec 24$35$10
Distance5 miles1 mile
Course MapFrosty 5 course map
Aid StationsLocations TBDLocations TBD
SwagSomething awesome TBD*Collectible Ornament
(1st 200 registrants)
Start Time8:30 A.M.8:00 A.M.
Start LocationHudson Visitors Center, 27 East Main St, Hudson
Early Packet PickupDay/Time TBD at Vertical Runner Hudson, 112 N. Main St
Race Day Packet PickupRace Day 7:00-8:00 A.M. at Vertical Runner Hudson
Race Day RegistrationRace Day 7:00-8:00 A.M. at Hudson Visitors Center
AwardsTop 3 overall male and female, then top 3 places in the following 5-year age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70+
Ugly Sweater ContestPrizes awarded at 8:30 A.M. (just prior to the Frosty 5 start in front of Hudson Visitors Center). Winners receive Vertical Runner Gift Cards.
Holiday Basket RaffleDrawing at 9:45 A.M. (tickets must be dropped into baskets before race starts). Tickets can be purchased online during registration or at Destination Hudson, and in person at packet pick up or Hudson Visitors Center ($5 each / 5 for $20 / 15 for $40)
Merchant SpecialsStores open at 10:00 A.M. (present your race bib thru December 29 to redeem special offers)
Refund PolicyView Refund Policy
Other PoliciesView Other Policies – Dogs, Strollers, Disqualifications, Age Requirements, etc.

*Participants who sign up during early/regular registration are guaranteed the advertised swag in their chosen size. Participants who sign up within two weeks of race day may be offered an alternative swag item.

Archived Results
2013 5M Results
, 2013 1M Results
2014 5M Results
2014 1M Results
2015 5M Results
, 2015 1M Results