Santa's 5K Fun Run

Sat December 3, 2022 Independence, KY 41051 US Directions


$25 1:00PM EST
240 spots left. Price increases after November 30, 2022 at 6:59pm EST
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

1980 Delaware Crossing
Independence, KY US 41051

On December 3rd at 1:00pm the Independence Christmas Walk with be hosting Santa’s 5K Fun Run. Participants will receive a race t-shirt, mask, and Santa hat to wear during the event.  Runners are encouraged to add a Santa suit, antlers, and other items to make the festivities even more jovial.  Prizes awarded to the top finishers in multiple age groups for runners and walkers.  Cost is $25 for pre-registered racers (plus the 6% sales tax now required by the state of KY). 

 Make sure to register by November 15th to be guaranteed a t-shirt in your size

Packet pick up will be provided  prior to the event at Tri-state Running Co.

Should the Health Department, at any time, prevent IN-PERSON gathering the Santa 5K will be moved to be a VIRTUAL event. 

Go to for official rules and information on COVID-19 precautions.

The number of participants will be limited to 300 and you must register ON-LINE ONLY. 

Shirt size is not guaranteed unless you register online prior to November 15th

Join us for Santa's 5K Fun Run
Sponsored by Peter Family Dentistry
December 4th at 1:00pm
Race begins and ends at the Independence Fire Station #1 on Delaware Crossing.

Included with your registration will be a T shirt, mask, Santa hat (YES - a Santa hat you can wear on the Fun Run!), and a goodie bag full of great things provided by our sponsors.

Packet Pickup

This year you will be able to pick your shirt, race bib, Santa hat and goodie bag on Friday December 2nd at the Tri-State Running Co., one of our sponsors!

Packet pickup is between 10am and 6pm

Their address is 148 Barnwood Dr, Edgewood, KY 41017 (859) 341-9999

Tell everyone about it!
You can also get updates from our Facebook page by going to Santa5KRun where you can invite your friends to join you for this great event.

The more people that know about it and join us will make this event even better, so invite your friends to join you!

You can get a preview of the route on MapMyRide. The 5K starts at the Independence Firehouse (check in and same day registration inside) and proceeds on the southbound lane of "Old Madison" then the turnaround is between Aristocrat and the Post Office. You can see the exact course, elevation and mile markers. You can even send the route to your smartphone!

You can also download the Sponsorship information sheet and if you are interested in sponsoring the race or becoming a volunteer you can contact Greg Corwin.

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