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Santa Hustle Indy Half Marathon & 5K

Quick facts

Distance Half marathon

About Santa Hustle Indy Half Marathon & 5K

Santa Claus is comin’, and is running to your town! Join us and many of your Santa friends at the Santa Hustle Indy 5k & Half Marathon in mid December.

See Indianapolis unlike ever before as thousands of Santas race along the streets and the paths. Jingle all the way through the course with candy and cookies, festive music, creative Christmas images, and so much more, it is all designed to get you in the perfect holiday mood. It is bound to be a Christmas tradition you do with your family and friends year after year.

So, if you like dressing like Santa Claus, enjoy dancing to some holiday music, devouring candy, and joining in on an epic after party at the Indianapolis Colts Grille. Then grab your favorite friends and family, get in the holiday spirit, and make your way to the Santa Hustle 5k & Half Marathon!

Distances

Santa Hustle Indy 5K

  • 5km

Santa Hustle Half Marathon

  • 21.097km

Practicalities

Age Limit

No age limit, any age can run/walk the race.

Aid Stations

There will be 1 aid/water station, 1 cookie station and 1 candy station in the 5K. There will be 7 aid/water stations, 1 cookie station and 1 candy station on the half marathon. Please see the course map for exact locations.

Award Medals

The top three Male & Female Finishers in each age group for the 5K and Half Marathon will receive a customized Santa Hustle medal. The top three overall Male and Female Finishers will receive a personalized award. All awards will be mailed out after the New Year. Age groups are as follows: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. All Finishers will receive either this awesome half marathon or 5K finisher’s medal! Medals designed by the Runolution

Equipment Storage

Gear Check will be available for all participants at the race starting at 7:00 A.M. Please use the provided tear off on your race bib and zip tie to use when you check your personal items. Any gear not picked up by 1:00 P.M. on race day will be transported to our main office in Palatine, IL. Items not claimed within 30 days will be donated to a local charity.

Maximum Time

All participants will need to keep around a 15 minute mile pace. The course will close completely at 12:30 p.m. If you are still on the course you will be allowed to finish but you must move to the sidewalk and follow all the rules of a regular pedestrian. If you are asked to move to the sidewalk at this time please understand it is for safety reasons.

Parking

There will be NO parking at Lucas Oil Stadium as the event circles the entire lot and you will not be able to get in or out. There are 60,000 parking spaces within a 10 minute walk of Lucas Oil Stadium.

Timing

The Santa Hustle 5k and Half Marathon is an officially timed event using the disposable B-Tag timing system. Timing chips are attached directly to the back of your bib number and are to remain adhered for the duration of the event.

Santa Hustle Indy Half Marathon & 5K Route Map

Santa Hustle Indy Half Marathon & 5K Route Map

Start:

Lucas Oil Stadium

Indianapolis,us

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.