Santa Cause Run

2020 Santa Cause Run Results

To pick up prizes, please come to the Parks & Recreation Office at 1340 Gunnison Avenue, park in a lot, and call 970-254-3801. We will run your prize out to you! Pick up dates: Tuesday 12/15: 2 PM - 4 PM, Wednesday 12/16: 12 PM - 2 PM, Thursday 12/17: 8 AM - 10 AM, Friday 12/18: 11 AM - 1 PM

Santa Clause RunningThe 2020 Santa Cause Run is not cancelled or postponed - participate virtually!

No, that's not a typo! Grand Junction Parks and Recreation is teaming up with Kiwanis for an event that will help fund inclusive playground equipment!

You'll have one week to track your run using a fitness app of your choice and submit your time for place prizes. The first 300 participants will receive a Santa suit or race shirt to wear during their run, and photo submissions qualify you for raffle prizes. for kids 11 years of age and younger, there will be a fun 1k option. Receive a free 1k with a paid 5k. 

  • Drive up packet pick up with Santa, cookies, and hot cocoa! - Friday, December 4th from 4 PM - 6PM
  • 1k Run: 11 years of age or younger/$15
  • 5K Run: All ages/$30
  • Register by December 3! 
  • Packet Pick Up Dates

Click Here to Register

Award Divisions

  • Age Group Awards: 18 and under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and up
  • *Mr. & Mrs. Claus: The fastest combined time for a male and female
  • *Santa and His Little Helper: Fastest combined time for a runner 18 and over and a runner under 18
  • *Let us know when you sign up if you'd like to compete in these divisions!