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The Great Santa Run & Lil Elves Fun Run

Join us for the 7th annual Wichita Great Santa Run 5K & Little Elves Fun Run

Celebrate the holiday season with us at the Wichita Great Santa Run! The 5K will be chip-timed complete with an aid station and post-race food and drink; participants will receive a long sleeve shirt and large finisher's medal in addition to overall awards and age group awards.


Runners in the Santa's Little Elves Fun Run will get a Little Elves medal! Wear your best holiday outfit to compete in the costume contest!

Race Details


Saturday, December 7th, 2019 - 5k Start Time: 9:00AM

Kids Fun Run - 8:45AM 

Costume Contest - 8:30AM



on Waterwalk Place between the Boathouse (515 S Wichita St) and Waterwalk

Packet Pickup:

Packet pickup will be on Friday, December 6th from 2-6pm at First Gear Running Company 111 N. Mosley in Old Town, and on race day, beginning at 7:45am.

Course Map: Click HERE

Participant Guide: Click HERE


Registration Fees:

5K Team





5K individual





Kids fun run





Thru 9/29

9/30- 11/10
11/11 - 12/5

12/6 - 12/7


Register as an individual or as part of a team of 3 or more.  All participants in the 5k will receive a participant shirt and finishers medal.  

Kids Fun Run 

Fun Run for kids ages 8 and under. 50-200 yards based on age. Participants will get a shirt and medal.


Awards will be given to the top overall male and female finishers as well as the top masters male and female finishers. Custom event medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the following age categories:


10 and under  25-29     45-49     65-69
11-14              30-34     50-54     70-74

15-19              35-39     55-59     75-79

20-24              40-44     60-64     80 and over


There are lots of ways to get involved as a volunteer for this fun event!  Click on the link below to see the different volunteer positions that are available for you to sign up for!

Charity: Team RWB


We are proud to partner with Wichita's Team RWB for the event. The mission of Team RWB is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. Learn more about this organization at www.teamrwb.org