Oct 1, 2023

*2023 Details are subject to change!*

location & time

Washington Park
Denver, CO 80209

5k start time: 7:00 am
10k start time: 7:50 am
15k start time: 7:50 am

Gear check opens 60 mins before start time.

post-run party

A chocolate lover's oasis awaits at the post-run party! Celebrate your accomplishment with a finisher mug that includes fondue, dippables, and our very own hot chocolate, while checking out our exciting vendors and listening to great tunes!

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National Western Stock Show

Expo Hall – Door 2
4655 Humboldt St, Denver, CO 80216


Saturday, September 30, 2023
10:00am to 6:00pm

When you arrive,  notify staff you are attending the Hot Chocolate Expo and they will direct you to the correct parking lot. We’re excited to offer our participants free parking at the Expo!


We encourage public transportation, and carpooling for all participants. Participants driving vehicles may be able to park on surrounding roadways where designated parking is available. No parking is allowed on the course, and vehicles that do not adhere to event no parking signs will be towed.


Pick a Hotel Planner location in close proximity to the start line. Book your stay using the link below to take advantage of our exclusive discounted rates!

photos & timing

Free high-res photos and your race time will be emailed to all participants as soon as they cross the finish line. The link below will also be updated on race day, so be sure to check back then!

2024 swag coming soon