Join us on March 6-8 for the 16th annual
Oregon Chocolate Festival in 2020!

2019 Charlie’s Chocolate 5K and 10K Trail Run/Walk
March 10, 2019, Emigrant Lake Recreation Area

Enjoy NEW, picturesque location, just 2 mile drive from the festival headquarters at Ashland Hills Hotel.

Charlie’s Chocolate 5K/10K Run/Walk Tickets:
10k Run/Walk – $35.00
5K Run/Walk – $25.00
1 Mile Run/Walk Dash – $15.00

Combo Pass: Chocolate Festival Ticket + 5K/10K Run/Walk:
1 day Festival pass – Adding $15 to the cost of any race you choose
2 day Festival pass – $20.00 to the cost of any race you choose
Day passes for the Oregon Chocolate Festival will be available for pick up inside Ashland Hills Hotel at the festival will call desk.

8:00 am Registration & Packet Pickup start
9:00 am 1 Mile race starts (Designed for Kid’s and Adult Kid’s of any age)
9:15 am The 5k & 10K runners and walkers start
11:15 am Awards winners will be announced

A splendid chocolate delight will be given to the top 3 men and top 3 women overall.
Age groups will be in ten year gaps. example 9 & under, 10-19, 20-29….
There will also be an award for the best costume.
Everyone receives a Charlie’s Chocolate bar from Branson’s Chocolates for finishing.
We encourage you to dress as your favorite Charlie and the Chocolate Factory character! (Optional) You might get lucky and see some Oompa Loompas, or Mike TeeVee, or Augustus Gloop.. or even Charlie himself running around with chocolate goodies or maybe some EverlastingGobstoppers

Course Description:
We are moving the race to Emigrant Lake this year!  We want to remove “traffic” as much as possible from the race, and support our beautiful local Parks!  Click to view Course Map




Chocolate Run Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors, vendors, donors:

  • Neuman Hotel Group provided the lovely venue and many valuable golden ticket prizes including hotel stays and spa visits, and coffee for staff and volunteers.
  • Rogue Valley Race Group hosted and timed the event.
  • Rogue Tri Performance: Personalized training programs for triathletes, runners, and cyclists.
  • REI donated two backpacks.
  • Branson’s Chocolates of Ashland made our finishers chocolate bars.
  • Renaissance Rose provided lavish character costumes of Ashland
  • Massaging Insoles

Group Costume Contest prizes are courtesy of: Cary’s Toffee, BadAss Coffee, and The Petro Country Store.

Rogue Eats and Victory Hot Dogs gave gift certificates.
CocoTutti chocolates and Lillie Belle Farms provided golden ticket prizes

Treehouse Books in Ashland donated Roald Dahl books for Kids Dash winners
Medford RRRink gave ice skating passes to the kids.