Dress like Santa and run or walk through the streets of Historic St. Charles at 9 a.m. Dec. 10. Participants will be provided a t-shirt that looks like a Santa suit, a beard and a Santa hat. Online only pre-registration is required. No registration is available the day of the event. Cost is $35 per person for the 5k run, and $30 for the one-mile run.
Packet pickup is available Dec. 9 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. Charles Chamber Office or on race day from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Convention and Visitors bureau.
Late registration price begins Oct. 1. Race registration closes Nov. 23. Post race acivities include an awards ceremony, photos with Christmas Traditions characters, santa parade, and Holiday Spirits on Main, a $10 wrist band that gets you drink specials at pubs.
A 1/4 mile Snowman Shuffle for kids ages 11 and under starts at 10 a.m. and will take place in Frontier Park. Kids receive a cotton snowman tshirt. Cost to participate is $15.