Santas Running Through Town!

Join in the jolly fun and make this your new holiday tradition! Run a 5k race dressed like Santa and the suit is yours to keep.  The Super Santa Run supports the Essex Region Conservation Foundation. 

All participants will receive a full Santa Suit - jacket, pants, hat, beard and belt. Remember to keep your Santa Suit for the following years, to receive an entry fee discount.  If you have a suit from last year email to receive your promo code discount.

Event Includes:

  • Expert timing and results provided through W.R.A.C.E
  • Fantastic fundraising prizes
  • Great fitness and fun for families!
  • Fabulous post-race refreshments 
  • Enjoy the River Lights Winter Festival immediately following the race

Registration Fees

Adult Walk

5 km Walk

Adult Run

5 km Run

Youth Walk

For children 16 years of age or younger for 5 km Walk

Youth Run

For children 16 years of age or younger for 5 km Run

Course Details and Information

This 5km event is a timed race.  There will be one water station on the course.  

Course Description

Starting in downtown Amherstburg. turn right on Dalhousie Street, around Toddy Jones Park, through Fort Malden National Historic Park, around Navy Yard Park along the waterfront to head to the turn around loop at Dalhousie Street and Lowes Side Road.

Course map can be found online here.

Bring More Save More

Dressing up as Santa is much more fun with your family and friends!  New this year, all teams of 10 or more will receive a $5 discount off of each registration fee for your group!  So grab your friends, cousins, and co-workers and join in the jolly fun - and save!

Post Run Festivities

Following the run, all participants are invited to join River Lights Winter Festival kick off their opening ceremonies in Navy Yard Park with tree lightings and a fireworks display.  More information on this event can be found at

Event Schedule

  • November 18 5:00 PM EST - 5K Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Navy Yard Park, Amherstburg, ON, Canada

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