No. There are no individual or group discounts. This event raises money for two beneficiaries, so we would like to give as much money as possible to them
You can pick up your bib and shirt at the following locations: Expo at Sports Basement Sunnyvale Shirts, costumes and bibs can be picked up at Sports Basement. Location, Dates and Times TBA Race Day Pick-Up Downtown San Jose Location and Times TBA
Call 1-888-385-1360 prior to the race for registration and billing problems.
When you register you get to choose the quantity of each ticket type you would like and from there you fill out all the information for how many total tickets you are purchasing. If you would like everyone to be recognized on a team have the first person who registers create your team name and then everyone who registers afterwards can select that team under the “team” drop down menu.
Time and location will TBA.
Spectators can watch from anywhere along the course.
The race starts on Santa Clara Street at Almaden Boulevard.
What’s Allowed in the Race
Yes, headphones are allowed.
No, we do not allow dogs on our courses.
Yes, but please line up towards the back of the pack. Please also let faster runners pass while you are on the course, stay on the right hand side.
There will be a water stop halfway though the course and at the conclusion of the course.
There will be first aid responders and an ambulance at the finish line.
There will be bicycle EMTs along the course.
After the race, results will be available on the website.
There will be a Finisher Medal for all 5K finishers. There will also be medals and Sports Basement gift certificates will be given to the first three placers in each age category. The age categories are as follows: 9 and below, 10-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+ Kids Fun Run participants will receive a set of reindeer antlers.
Please follow this link: Santa Run Youth Permission Slip
Please approach the staff member that signed you in and notify them that you need your volunteer slip signed for school so they can sign it off.
You can pick up your shirt at the expo at Sports Basement Sunnyvale on Friday, December 15 and Saturday, December 16 from 11 am to 7 pm daily. Race day pick up is at Silicon Valley Organization – 101 West Santa Clara Street, San Jose, 95113 - Sunday, – December 17 – 1 pm to 3:00 pm
Yes, you can pick up whichever size you would like at packet pick up. For best selection, arrive at the packet pick-up early.
You’ll need to know the first and last name of the runner and their bib number.
Yes, Santa delivers in all weathers and so will we!
Restrooms are located near the starting line and at the south end of Christmas in the Park.
Go to the Christmas in the Park information booth or the starting line announcer stage.
The nearest transit is at the San Jose Diridon station, which is served by buses, light-rail, Caltrain, ACE and Capitol Corridor. They can also use VTA light rail by the San Jose Convention Center. There will be a copy of light-rail and Caltrain schedules at the info booth.
There are a lot of restaurant options in downtown San Jose. Please visit www.sjdowntown.com for a list of locations.