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Candy Cane Course – St. Louis

December 11, 2022

St. Peters, MO

Join us in St. Peters, Missouri for the Half Marathon Candy Cane Course on December 11th, 2022! Enjoy a scenic run and festive holiday atmosphere as you race through the streets of St. Louis. Don't miss out on this unique experience!
Join us in St. Peters, Missouri for the Half Marathon Candy Cane Course on December 11th, 2022! Enjoy a scenic run and festive holiday atmosphere as you race through the streets of St. Louis. Don't miss out on this unique experience!
Participants run the half marathon Candy Cane Course – St. Louis in St. Peters, Missouri in December!
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About The Candy Cane Course – St. Louis

The Half Marathon Candy Cane Course in St. Peters, Missouri is an annual event that takes place on the 11th of December each year. The course is a 13.1 mile route that follows the streets of downtown St. Peters and surrounding suburbs, providing runners with scenic views of the city and countryside along the way. The race begins near City Hall on Drury Lane, following onto Highway 364 eastbound towards O’Fallon to start off with a loop around Lake Saint Charles before heading back westward towards Old Towne Park in St. Charles County Park for an exciting finish!

When running this half marathon it’s important to be prepared for any kind of weather; due to its mid-December date you can expect temperatures ranging from chilly mornings to milder afternoons as well as occasional rain or snow showers throughout your run so make sure you dress accordingly! However even if there are some unexpected downpours during your race day experience you won’t have anything much more than minor discomfort because the cheering crowds will ensure that you remain motivated and encouraged all throughout your journey!

The typical crowd at this race consists mostly of local residents who come out every year to support their friends and neighbors who are taking part in this beloved event; however each year also draws quite a few visitors from other areas around Missouri so don’t be surprised if someone has made it up just for this one special occasion too! One thing that makes this particular half marathon stand out above other races is its festive atmosphere – participants usually wear costumes related to Christmas or winter holidays while they run which adds another layer of fun and excitement (not forgetting safety!)

All-in-all, if you’re looking for an enjoyable yet challenging way to stay active then look no further than Half Marathon Candy Cane Course – St Louis; with its beautiful scenery, friendly atmosphere, festive decorations (and plenty of candy cane treats afterward) it’s definitely one not to miss out on!