Florida Holiday 10K


10K START TIME: 7:35 a.m.

Directions to 10K Start Line

On Pinellas Trail next to:
Seminole City Park
7464 Ridge Road
Seminole 33772

We strongly encourage athletes to be dropped off at Seminole City Park prior to the race start, since there is NO PARKING at the 10K start line.

10K Parking & Shuttle Bus – Updated 12/1

Free parking will be available at TAYLOR PARK with free shuttle buses to take you to the start line at Seminole City Park for the start at 7:35.

Buses leave at 6:30, 6:40, 6:50, 7:00 from TAYLOR PARK to the 10K start line at Seminole City Park BEFORE the race. Taylor Park is located at 1100 8th Ave SW, Largo 33770. Gates open at 6:15 a.m.

Course Highlights

  • The course is predominantly on the Fred Marquis Pinellas Trail, the longest “rails-to-trails” linear park in the country.
  • Lakeside Taylor Park is a beautiful setting to finish the Florida Holiday 10K.
  • Click here for a “Mile by Mile” overview of the course.

10K Course Time Limits

Because the Holiday 10K takes place in conjunction with and on the same course as the Holiday Halfathon, there is no time limit for the 10K.

Packet Pickup

There will be no packet pickup on race morning except for a limited number of out-of-state registrants at Madeira Beach City Hall only. No packet pickup at 10K start at Seminole City Park. See packet pickup schedule.

No Strollers, Bicycles, or Dogs

All our races are sanctioned and insured through USATF for runners, joggers, and walkers ONLY. Runners and walkers are NOT permitted to bring dogs, strollers, skateboards, or bicycles during our races. Athletes should be aware that recreational trails used for a part of our courses are open to the public and athletes should use EXTREME CAUTION at all times.

USATF Certification

Both half marathon and 10K courses have been precisely measured and documentation provided according to USATF requirements, certifying our courses as accurately measured.


All official results will be based on “Chip Time.” Results will be posted soon after the race.

Post-Race Breakfast!

Replenish with your choice of  breakfast foods and beverages, all individually wrapped as part of our COVID protocol.

Weather Info

Average Low – 52°
Average High – 72°
Average Monthly rainfall – 2.15″
Sunrise: 7:14 a.m.


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Our 2021-22 Season

Fort De Soto Distance Classic
15K, 10K, 5K & Virtual

Sunday, September 26, 2021
Fort De Soto Park

Florida Halloween Distance Classic
Halfathon, 10K, 5K & Virtual
Sunday, October 31, 2021
Fort De Soto Park

Florida Holiday Distance Classic
Halfathon, 10K & Virtual
Sunday, December 12, 2021
Madeira Beach to Largo (Taylor Park)

St. Petersburg Distance Classic:
Marathon, Halfathon, 10K, 5K & Virtual
Sunday, February 13, 2022
Downtown St. Pete

Florida Shamrock Distance Classic
Halfathon, 10K, 5K & Virtual
Sunday, March 20, 2022
Fort De Soto Park