Hot August Night 5K happens Aug. 26 in Montford

Hot August Night 5K file photo


Asheville’s Hot August Night 5K race will be held at 7 p.m. Aug. 26.  Beginning and ending at the Montford Recreation Center, 34 Pearson Drive, the 3.1-mile course winds through the historic and beautiful Montford neighborhood.

Registrations are still being accepted online at or in person at the Center and the first 100 runners to register receive a T-shirt. The entry fee is $20 for adults and $15 for children. For more information contact Shana Kriewall at 828-253-3714 or

The event is produced by the City of Asheville Parks & Recreation Department.  For more information about this and all Asheville Parks & Recreation programs, visit or call 828-259-5800.