SuperHeroRaceHickory – AMC 15  Hickory has partnered with the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and RunTime Races, along with sponsors The Spot Toys and Collectibles, Time Tunnel Comics, Sweet Frog, Roc’N Oven Pizza, and the Law Offices of Lyndon R. Helton, to present the Super Hero Challenge – Laps for Charity.

This 2nd Annual event will be held Saturday, May 6th, between 9 am – 10 am at AMC Theatre (formerly Carmike Cinemas) at 2000 Catawba Valley Boulevard in Hickory.

We encourage you to come dressed as your favorite Super Hero and walk or run as many laps as you can in one hour. Regardless if you complete one lap or twenty, our objective is to raise money and awareness for our charity.

You will have an opportunity to register, donate, and become a fundraiser during the registration process. Each participant will receive a free Movie Ticket.

Prizes will be given away for the best costume and most money raised.

Grab your capes, shields and magic lassos and join the challenge (not required to dress as a super hero to participate, all participants are welcome).

Early Registration will take place through 11:59 pm on Tuesday, April 25th at and includes a FREE RACE TEE. Race Day Registration opens from 7:45 am – 8:45 am Race Day (No race T-shirt will be included during Race Day Registration). You must have the proper amount for cash payment on race day, no checks accepted.  Registration fee is $25; 17 and younger and 60 and over pay $15. Please go to for additional information.