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Run with THOUSANDS of Santas on Saturday, December 21st!
A free Santa suit is provided for every registered runner participating in the 7th Annual Sacramento Santa Run in Downtown Sacramento.
Jacket. Pants. Hat. Beard.
Join us for the 7th Annual Sacramento Santa Run on December 21st!
The Sacramento Santa Run brings a day of fun for the whole family with a 5k Run/Walk and Merry Mile, and a festive finish at the Sacramento Downtown Plaza with cookies, milk, music, and snow.
We encourage all participants to dress up as Santa Claus (one Santa suit is provided per registration entry) or one of your favorite holiday characters or traditions. Costume ideas include Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus, the Grinch, reindeer, elves, dreidels, menorahs, ornaments, trees, and candlesticks.
The ideas are limitless, and can even be done as a group!
Race Day Calendar
- 9:00am – 5k Race Start
- Merry Mile Start after 5k
- 10:30am – Awards Ceremony
Where is the race?
California State Capitol
1315 10th St, Sacramento, CA 95814
What do you receive with your registration?
What does the race t-shirt look like?
- Start at Capitol and run down Capitol Mall
- Left on 3rd Street
- Right on N Street
- Left on 2nd Street
- Right on O Street
- Left on Front Street
- Right on Broadway
- Right on Sacramento River Bike Trail
- Cross Croswalk at Tower Bridge entering Old Town on Front Street
- Right turn on K Street
- Run through K Street Tunnel to finish near Macy’s
** Please always check with the event director to confirm race info, like dates, times, venue, etc. **
DATE: Sunday, February 26, 2023