7:30 - 8:45am On the day packet pick up
8:30am Kid's Dash
10:00am 5k Awards Ceremony
10:30am Half Marathon Awards Ceremony
12:00pm Gear check pick-up deadline
Pre-race packet pick-up
Pre-race packet pick up will be available at the following location(s):
Road Runner Sports Kildeer Thursday, December 1, 2022 12:00 pm 7:00 pm
Road Runner Sports Chicago Friday, December 2, 2022 12:00 pm 7:00 pm
On the Day Packet Pick Up
Race day packet pick up will be available at Soldier Field Stadium Green (Under White Tents) on Saturday, December 3, 2022 from 7:30 am – 8:45 am.
Race day packet pick up will close at exactly 8:45 am, so Santa says to come early and be prepared for long lines!
*If you are unable to attend Packet Pickup on the Thursday or Friday before the race, it will be reserved for you on Race Day for a $5.00 fee. There is a $5.00 fee per packet, per paid participant. To avoid paying this fee, please attend Packet Pickup in person the day prior, or send a friend with a copy of your race barcode.
Kid's Dash: The recommended ages for this event are 2-10 years old.
There will be a gear check available for all participants from 6:30am. You can leave your bag with your personal items at the Gear check tent. Make sure to use the tear-off tag from your bib and zip-tie your bag.
Cookie Station: Christmas Cookie Station, Stop here to grab the bag of cookies and keep running Candy Station: Enjoy some yummy chocolate on the course Water Station: There will be a water station throughout supplying water, Ultima replenisher, aid, and portable restrooms
The top three male & female finishers in each age group will receive a customized Santa Hustle® medal. The top three overall male and female finishers will receive a Santa Hustle® personalized award. 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.