Santa Cause Run

2021 Santa Cause Run

Grand Junction Parks and Recreation is teaming up with the Kiwanis for an event that will help fund inclusive playground equipment. Come out for a 5k run or walk that's in the spirit of the season! The first 300 entrants will receive a Santa suit or race shirt to wear during the race. What a sight it will be as a wave or red rakes off down the trail! For kids 11 and under there will be a 1k option.

5K (1K option for 11 years of age and under)
Location: Las Colonias Amphitheater
Fee: $30 ($20 for 1K option)
Date: Saturday, December 11th
Time: 10:15 AM (10 AM for 1K)


ReSanta Cause Rungister by Wednesday, December 9th!

After the deadline, registrations will only be taken on race day and will include a $10 late fee (shirts and suits not guaranteed).

Register Today!



Packet Pick-Up

  • Friday, December 10th
    • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    • Lincoln Park Office - 1340 Gunnison Avenue
  • Saturday, December 11th
    • Starting at 9 a.m.
    • Las Colonias Amphitheater

Race Maps

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!