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Santa To The Sea 1/2 Marathon, 1/4 Marathon & 5K

December 9, 2023

Oxnard, CA

Get ready to sleigh the streets of Oxnard, CA, this December 9th at the Santa To The Sea 1/2 Marathon, 1/4 Marathon & 5K! Santa's elves have been working overtime to bring you a holly jolly race day filled with cheer, fun, and a dash of cocoa-fueled magic. Join us for a festive run like no other!
Get ready to sleigh the streets of Oxnard, CA, this December 9th at the Santa To The Sea 1/2 Marathon, 1/4 Marathon & 5K! Santa's elves have been working overtime to bring you a holly jolly race day filled with cheer, fun, and a dash of cocoa-fueled magic. Join us for a festive run like no other!
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About The Santa To The Sea 1/2 Marathon, 1/4 Marathon & 5K

The Santa to the Sea 1/2 Marathon, 1/4 Marathon & 5K is an extraordinary race that combines the joy of running with the spirit of giving back to the community. Held on the 9th of December 2023 in the beautiful coastal city of Oxnard, CA, this event offers an incredible experience for participants of all ages and abilities.

What sets this race apart is its mission to support underprivileged children and students at Oxnard College. The event began in 2003 as a toy drive to celebrate the relocation of the world’s largest Santa Claus to Oxnard, and has since transformed into a robust running event and community fundraiser. By participating, runners have the opportunity to contribute to the Santa to the Sea Scholarship Fund and help make a positive impact on the lives of local high school students and adult learners.

The race itself takes runners on a breathtaking journey through the strawberry fields of Oxnard before leading them to historic downtown Oxnard and concluding at Marine Emporium Landing in picturesque Channel Islands Harbor. Along the way, participants will be cheered on by the community and have the chance to enjoy a vibrant Finish Line Festival filled with activities for the whole family.

Oxnard, located just 40 minutes north of Los Angeles, offers a perfect backdrop for a seaside weekend getaway. With its mild and pleasant weather in December, runners can expect ideal conditions for the race. Additionally, Oxnard boasts stunning beaches, a vibrant arts scene, delicious local cuisine, and numerous recreational activities, making it an ideal destination for runners and their families.

So lace up your running shoes, embrace the holiday spirit, and join us for the Santa to the Sea Half Marathon, 1/4 Marathon & 5K. With stunning views, a supportive community, and the chance to give back, this race promises not only a memorable athletic experience but also the opportunity to spread joy and make a difference. Get ready to run with Santa and create lasting memories in this festive and heartwarming event.

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