Santa Runs Griffith Park

Sun Dec 10 2023 at 08:30 am to 11:00 am

Griffith Park | Los Angeles

Ray Endurance Events
Publisher/HostRay Endurance Events
Santa Runs Griffith Park
Join us for the 2nd Annual Santa Runs Griffith Park 5K/10K
About this Event

We are back! Join us for our 2nd Annual Santa Runs Griffith Park 5K/10K. Last year was a great success and we want to invite you to join us again, or if this is your first time with us - welcome! Trek through the beautiful & historic Griffith Park located in the heart of Los Angeles on December 10th, 2023 along with hundreds of other Santas! ​

Our 5K course is fast flat course around Griffith Park. You'll catch a glimpse of some beautiful views.

Our 10K course is flat, but a bit hilly if you're looking for a challenge! You'll be climbing the Skyline trail.

Our morning warm up will be led by Royal Fitness L.B!

We will also have free coffee available for our registered runners courtesy of GOODJUJU COFFEE while supplies last!

  • 10K starts at 8:30AM
  • 5K starts at 8:50AM
  • Kids Dash starts at 9:50AM
  • Awards Ceremony starts at 10AM


  • Run With Us - Pasadena
  • December 9th from 10am to 4pm
  • Address: 235 N. Lake Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101

Please bring your ID and registration confirmation email (electronic or printed) You can pick up for your friend's packets if you have a copy of their ID.

If you cannot make it to packet pickup you can still pick up race morning from 7am to 8:20am for the 10K, and up until 8:40am for the 5K. We will be starting promptly, please plan accordingly!


5K & 10K

  • Custom Finisher Medal
  • Santa Suit
  • Custom Race Bib
  • Free Downloadable Online Race Photos
  • Chip Timing
  • Music

Kids Run

  • Custom Kids Medal
  • Santa Hat
  • Free Downloadable Online Race Photo


Top 1 M/F Overall 10K will receive a pair of running shoes courtesy of Run With Us - Pasadena

Top 2nd and 3rd for the 10K will receive a goodie bag courtesy of Run With Us - Pasadena

Top 3 M/F overall in the 5K

Top 3 M/F in each age group

Fastest 5K Team

Fastest 10K Team

Largest Team (Combined Events)

We will also have free coffee available for all our registered runners courtesy of GOODJUJU COFFEE! (While supplies last)


Are dogs allowed on this run?

Absolutely no dogs are allowed on this run due to liability reasons with our insurance, sorry!

Are strollers allowed on this run?

Yes! (5k only) If you plan to run with a stroller please make sure to line up at the back of the starting line. Absolutely no strollers may start at the front, this is for your safety!

Is there a time limit for this event?

There's a cutoff of 1 hour and 45 minutes for the 5K, and 2 hours flat for the 10K

Can my shirt/medal be mailed to me?

Unfortunately, we will not be mailing out any items. All items must be picked up on-site at packet pickup or race morning. This applies to race items and awards. If you cannot make it to the event, you can have a friend grab your items for you as long as they have a copy of your ID.


Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Griffith Park, 4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Los Angeles, United States


USD 10.00 to USD 55.00

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