Nexton, a community located in Summerville, will host the 4th Annual Cocoa Cup 5K on Saturday, December 16th at 9 am. This year’s event is expected to draw over 2,000 participants for the holiday-themed 5K race and holiday celebration.
The Cocoa Cup 5K event consists of a 5K race and a one-mile kids fun run for children under the age of 12. At the finish line, participants are invited to stick around for a post-race holiday celebration and awards ceremony. The after-party includes music, holiday-themed activities, vendors, and hot cocoa.
To register for the Cocoa Cup 5K, visit www.nexton.com/cocoacup. Advance registration is mandatory and is $35 per person for the 5K which includes a Nike hooded sweatshirt and cocoa mug. The one-mile fun run is free, but requires advance registration. Proceeds from the Cocoa Cup 5K will benefit the Lowcountry Food Bank.