Hong Kong Disneyland 10K Weekend to Return in 2023

by | Nov 15, 2022 | International Parks, News Outside the Parks

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The Hong Kong Disneyland 10K Weekend will return in 2023. Learn all about the races and the characters you can see at the event. 

We all know that Disney is famous for its RunDisney races. Well, Hong Kong Disneyland will be hosting a 10K Weekend 2023 next year, presented by AIA Vitality. This will be returning in March of 2023, just in time for the Disney 100 Years of Wonder Celebration. 

Want to learn more about this returning event coming to Hong Kong Disneyland? 

It’s all in the Details

Marvel Super Heroes 10k at Hong Kong Disneyland

Photo via Disney Parks

This event will be returning for the first time in three years and invites runners of all ages to partake in the race and proudly wear their favorite Disney look. The race will take place between March 18 and March 19, 2023. 

In order to register, guests can visit the Hong Kong Disneyland 10K Weekend- Presented by AIA Vitality page. Registration will be available for interested guests between November 28, 2022, and January 6, 2023. 

As we’ve mentioned in a previous article, Disney is celebrating its 100th anniversary with the Disney 100 Years of Wonder Celebration. In honor of the celebration, guests will be treated to some magical new experiences and surprises during their run. They will be able to run through several lands as well as the iconic archway of the Castle of Magical Dream, which is a first-of-its-kind experience. 

The park is collaborating with the charity, Hong Kong Federation of Handicapped Youth (HKFHY), and will donate a portion of the proceeds to this charity. The event welcomes everyone, including wheelchair participants and people with disabilities. 

Character Sightings 

One thing Disney loves to do during races is feature character meet and greets along the run! And this race is no different. Guests will be treated to their favorite characters from Marvel, Duffy and Friends, and Mickey and Minnie of course! For the first time, the Disney characters along the route will be dressed in all-new 100th anniversary outfits.

Themed Runner Packs

Duffy and Friends 3k at Hong Kong Disneyland

Photo via Disney Parks

For those participating in the event, they will have a chance to take home a special runner pack in honor of the Disney 100 Years of Wonder celebration and include Disney-themed running tee designed by sponsor Skechers, a race bib, bib buttons, and a themed mask.

Of course, any race needs a medal and guests will receive one following the completion of the race. 

Race Details

Marvel Super Heroes 10K 

The Marvel Super Heroes 10K is a mission that has you meeting with Ant-Man and the Wasp and Spider-Man along the parade route. The date of the Marvel race is Sunday, March 19, 2023, and is for guests age 16 and older.

The price of just the race in HKD is $620 and the Magic Access Members Early Bird Offer is $588 in HKD. 

Pixar Pals 5K

Everyone’s favorite pals will join in on the race fun during the  Pixar Pals 5K. You can meet Woody, Buzz, Jessie, and Bo Peep while racing along. The Pixar Pals 5K will take place on Saturday, March 18, 2023, and is for guests 14 years and older.

The price of just the race in HKD is $620 and the Magic Access Members Early Bird Offer is $588 in HKD. 

Duffy and Friends 3K

It’s always a treat when we get to see Duffy and his friends, which makes this Duffy and Friends 3K a fun race. Greet Duffy, his newest friend LinaBell and the rest of the bunch along this route. The date of this race is on both Saturday, March 18, 2023, and Sunday, March 19, 2023, and is special since it’s for guests 3 years and older.

The price of just the race in HKD is $620 and the Magic Access Members Early Bird Offer is $588 in HKD. 

Mickey and Friends Kids Races

Would you really race if Mickey and his Friends weren’t there? Well, luckily Mickey and his friends have a race totally themed to them. You’ll be able to see the man himself plus other favorites along this kid-friendly race. The date of this race is on both Saturday, March 18, 2023, and Sunday, March 19, 2023, and offers guests under the age of 5 to participate in the fun. The price of just the race in HKD is $367 and the Magic Access Members Early Bird Offer is $367 in HKD. 

Other things to Note

Dressing up can be a blast! You can head to the resort’s official online store to purchase fun matching outfits for during the event. If you want to make the most out of the experience, you can book a “Stay. Get. Set. Go” 10K Weekend Hotel Package in advance. 

 

Written by Jenn Marrazzo

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Jennifer Marrazzo is a writer and adjunct professor and knows way too many facts about Disney and cruises. She’s a DVC Member and WDW Annual Passholder and has a vast collection of Disney merchandise from Beauty and the Beast to Baby Yoda. Jennifer has her own blog, The Happiest Travels on Earth, where she offers reviews and tips for Disney and cruises!
Jenn Marrazzo

Written by Jenn Marrazzo

Jennifer Marrazzo is a writer and adjunct professor and knows way too many facts about Disney and cruises. She’s a DVC Member and WDW Annual Passholder and has a vast collection of Disney merchandise from Beauty and the Beast to Baby Yoda. Jennifer has her own blog, The Happiest Travels on Earth, where she offers reviews and tips for Disney and cruises!