Santa Hustle 5K
Santa Hustle 5K will be held in Erie, PA for the first time on December 8! During this jolly national event, join other Santas on a 5K run/walk, passing through cookie and candy stations along the race course, as holiday music plays throughout. Santa lovers receive a swag bag that would make anyone jolly - including a Santa hat, beard, performance hoodie and finishers medal!
Santa Hustle, operated by Adrenaline Sports Management, has been traveling to cities across the United States since 2008, and has seen thousands of Santas run in locations such as Chicago, Indianapolis and Milwaukee. The event has been featured on major media outlets including ESPN, the Travel Channel and the Rachel Ray Show.
Santa Hustle 5K will help kick off the holiday season in Downtown Erie, as it takes place the morning after Dowtown d'Lights, when the Erie Downtown Partnership lights up Perry Square Park for the holiday season.
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In the true spirit of the season, Santa Hustle partners with a local benefiting charity to receive a portion of the proceeds in each city it visits. The Erie race charity partner will be Make-A-Wish Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia.