Santa Burlington 5K, Ontario

  • December 31 2017
  • 09:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Event category

9:30 a.m., Saturday, December 9, Burlington, ON

2017 Appleby Pharmacy Santa Burlington 5K

Canada's Original All-Santa Race is still the biggest and best!

Sponsored by TEVA Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

This is an all-Santa event. All participants must wear the Santa suit provided by VR PRO for the entire length of the race.


Click to register now for the 2017 APPLEBY PHARMACY SANTA BURLINGTON 5K Sposred by TEVA Pharmaceutical Industries LTD!

Race Kit Pick-up

LA Fitness, 1326 Brant Street, Burlington, Ontario

Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm 

Friday, December 8, 2017 from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm 

Saturday, December 9, 2017 (Race Day) from 7:30 am – 9:00 am 

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Santa Burlington 5K medal

Finishers receive a beautiful commemorative keepsake Santa ornament medal.



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  • Santa Suits for all participants! (Available in sizes for men, women, and children!)

  • Race start and finish at City Hall! (Course loops through Downtown Burlington.)

  • Race start time: 9:30 a.m.! (Race day registration open 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.) Note: This is not a timed event.

  • Finisher Medals to all Official Finishers!

  • FREE Panago Pizza for participants following the race!

  • FREE Hot Chocolate with Whipped Cream for participants following the race courtesy of Maximized Health and Gay Lea!

  • Breakfast Specials available location restaurants!

  • All to benefit Easter Seals!..a local non-profit organization that supports children with disabilities.

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Maximized Health logo

Enjoy Hot Chocolate at the finish line courtesy of our newest sponsor!

The Santa 5k race is proud to announce Maximized Health as our newest sponsor. Maximized Health is a wellness clinic located in the heart of downtown Burlington beside the event’s finish line at City Hall. Maximized Health specializes in a number of services including: Chiropractic care, Acupuncture, and Restorative Yoga to ensure you and your family are able to enjoy life pain-free. Join the team of Maximized Health at the Finish Line of the race for complimentary hot chocolate, and special giveaway!.

Coop Logos

Enjoy Breakfast Specials at The Coop (Wicked Chicken)!

  • Open at 10 a.m.
  • $5.25 Caesars
  • Free Tatter Tots with purchase of a brunch entrée

Enjoy a Breakfast Buffet Special at Emma’s Backporch!

  • Emma’s will be serving a $12 Breakfast Buffet!

Wendel Clark’s will be open with a Breakfast Buffet Special!

  • Enjoy $12 Breakfast Buffet at Wendel Clark’s!
Train With Us


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Running Room is dedicated to runners young and old, experienced or new to running. We have a variety of programs that meet the needs of all levels of experience. Click the image above for training program details.

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Santa Burlington 5K Run/Walk
$40 regular rate until Dec. 8 with Santa suit from last year
$40 regular rate until Dec. 8 with Santa suit from last year
$45 race day rate with Santa suit from last year
Santa Burlington 5K Run/Walk
$50 regular rate until Dec. 8 includes full Santa suit
$50 regular rate until Dec. 8 includes full Santa suit
$55 race day rate includes full Santa suit
Santa Burlington 5K Run/Walk
$225 Team rate
$225 Team rate for teams & families (with a minimum number of 5 and a maximum number of 6 members)
price includes Santa suit
$225 Team rate for family
"Quality-Santa" (Race & Hotel)
$100 (USD) / $124 (CDN)
$124 special package price includes 5K race registration, Santa suit and hotel stay at Quality Hotel Burlington
(Limited number of rooms available)
Offer ends December 8


Burlington, Ontario

Race starts in front of City Hall

Phone: (905) 512-2488


VR Pro

Phone: 905-521-2488


  • Limits:
    3,000+ participants