Christmas City Races

Christmas City Classic 5-Miler and Candy Cane 5K


ccc555Voted the Number 1 Themed Race in the Lehigh Valley according to The Lehigh Valley Running Scene, the Christmas City Classic 5-Miler and Candy Cane 5K will challenge you on the race course and send your Christmas Spirit soaring! The Christmas City Classic has been around for over 20 years, a long standing tradition in the running community! Most of our runners dress in Christmas colors or costumes which add lots of merriment to the races. With fun and challenging courses, a festive and durable long sleeve shirt, refreshments including genuine Philly Soft Pretzels, and Christmas cookies, music at the Start/Finish and along the course and many more amenities, we’re sure you’ll be calling this event one of your most favorite running events during the most wonderful time of the year! Come and join us in 2019!

Read the Morning Call article from 2014 Here.

The Christmas City Classic 5-Miler and Candy Cane 5K benefit the Lehigh Valley Fellowship of Christian Athletes supporting student athletes in Lehigh Valley middle school,  high school and college campuses.

Welcome back.  Our race date is December 7, 2019.  Registration is now open!  Register here by September 1 and receive a custom Christmas City Race’s ornament.


We thank you for your support!

Special thank you to this year’s title sponsor!

Lehigh Valley FCA Leadership Board