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Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run

The first annual

Dirty Santa Big Red 5K RUN

Saturday, December 2nd

Arizona’s first & only Holiday 5K Obstacle Race...with Snow!

Come one come all! Christmas lover or hater, grab your family and friends, and join us. You can enjoy holiday music and décor, great outdoor weather, a little hot chocolate and fun and challenging 5K.


This 5K will encompass multiple types of terrain & running surfaces. The event begins around the lake, and continues into a dirt off road racing course. Running through snow covered hills and conquering holiday themed challenges... that’s what Dirty Santa is!


Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

  • 7:30 AM - Registration (Closed at 9:00 AM Sharp)
  • 9:00 AM - Welcome & Opening Ceremonies / Cash Drawing / Line Up
  • 11:00 AM - KIDS ½ Mile Reindeer Run (small challenges)
  • 11:30 AM- Kids Santa Dash – ¼ Mile

Heres the Dirty!

Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park, Chandler, AZ – GATE 1

20,000 Maricopa Road, Chandler, AZ

Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run
Dirty Santa Run




Adult Tickets Register Here

Each participant will receive

  • Event Commemorative T-shirt
  • 2 Beverage Coupons, (Good for Adult Libations, Water or Pepsi Products)
  • Competition Bib and Holiday Treats
  • 1 Free Admission to Winter Wonderfest Holiday Festival ($20 Value)
November 1st
through November 30th

$64.00 - Single / per person

$59.00 - Team of 4 / per person

$54.00 - Team of 6 / per person

December 1&2 Last Call

$74.00 - Single / per person



Kid Tickets Register Here

Each participant will receive

  • 1 Santa's Hat
  • 1 Medal
  • Competition Bib
  • 1 Goody Bag Full of Treats

Event T-shirts will be availble for purchase.

November 1st
through November 30th

$10.00 - Kids Dash - 300 meter.
Kids will get santa hat, ribbon, picture with Santa, free kids ticket to Winter Wonderfest

$15.00 - Reindeer Run - Closer to a 1/2 mile, in the dirt with 2 mini obstacles.
Kids will get reindeer Antlers, ribbon, picture with Santa, free kids tickets to Winter Wonder fest

On Site


Costumes Tickets INCLUDED

Don your very best and most creative, festive look! Grinch, Elf on the Shelf, Frosty or Santa himself!

Most Creative, spectators and promoters choice awarded on site Gift Bags with goodies and gift cards for winners.

Other Contests:

  • Best Holiday Beard
  • Best Performance or Fall (Caught on Camera)
  • Dirtiest Player
  • Team Awards for Most $$ Raised, Best Costume and more

Let us know if you'd like to participate when you register. Check the box for YES, I want to be judged!

Your BIB Color will let us know you are in. Remember, if you enter, you could end of up in the very first wave!


You can run it, walk it, jog it, or watch it!.

The Course

Begins with a road around the lake, with multiple optional obstacles along the way to keep you challenged; participants will then veer off into Dirt track. Dirt and snow covered hills several holiday themed obstacles is what you will find there. Possible snow flurry at the finish zone as you cross the line of “Yes, I did it”!

The Obstacles (just a few)

A series of over- unders, crawls, reindeer hops, walls and climbs, lift & pull & climb again.

  • The Santa Sack Pull, carrying Santa’s bag of goodies up the ramp and back down again
  • The Reindeer Hop, don’t trip while hopping over reindeer when going through the reindeer pit
  • The Chimney Crawl, climb up to go through and come down, it would be right if not a little tight.
  • Brady’s Bumble Challenge, grab your Christmas star, climb that tree, make it shine!


Reflections Patio - Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino

Friday, December 1st - 4:00 to 7:00 pm

Eat, drink and be Merry/Packet Pick Up

Join us for a pre-event celebration where you can pick up your participant packet! Your packet will include Event Map, Bib, Drink Coupons, T-Shirt, Goody Bag and On Site Specials. 4-7 pm. Reflections Patio - Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino.

Santa Party
Santa Party
Santa Party
Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino

$129 room rate.

Check out Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino!

Beat the traffic and scratch the parking drama with our free shuttle for hotel guests.

But, be sure to call 520-796-4900 for reservations and mention Dirty Santa Run to receive special room rate!

Wild Horse Pass Casino

The Kids Run

It’s never too early to get kids involved in fitness

Making sure to keep the 12 & under group in mind, Dirty Santa has created 2 programs for participation. Both are located directly in front of the grandstands with great visibility for family and friends to cheer them on.

Each youngster receives a Santa Hat, Participant Ribbon, cookie vouchers & optional photo with Santa.

Winter Wonderfest Holiday Festival

Remember, ALL 12 & under participant receives a FREE ticket to the Winter Wonderfest Holiday Festival.

The Reindeer Run – 11:00 AM

This event is in the dirt course approximately half mile long.

Age appropriate challenges & holiday theme obstacles will be an optional part of course

Register Here

Kids Santa Dash – 11:30 AM

  • short sprint (approx. 300 meters) chasing Santa Down in the dirt!
  • Photos and fun with come with this run
Register Here