April 6, 2024

*2024 Details Are Subject To Change!*

location & time

Eakins Oval - Eakins Oval,
State Rte 3007,
Philadelphia, PA 19130

5k start time: 7:15 am
*5K Elevation Map
10k start time: 8:00 am
*10K Elevation Map
15k start time: 8:00 am
*15K Elevation Map

Gear check opens 60 mins before start time.

Please note that your bib must be fully visible on the front of your torso and fully attached for you to receive an accurate time and to access your start corral.

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!


Pennsylvania Convention Center
Hall G
1101 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Friday, April 5, 2024

11:00 am-6:00 pm

Please note the Expo will be in Hall G this year! Entrance to the hall is off of Broad Street between 12th and Race Street.

If you do not choose to have your packet mailed, you must attend expo to pick up your packet.

more info


We recommend public transportation, ride share, and carpooling to Hot Chocolate Philadelphia.

Parking information

Lyft Drop Off: Pennsylvania Ave and Spring Garden Street


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 run day, so be sure to check back then!

2024 swag coming soon