Santa Hustle 5K: Time To Get Jolly Dec. 17th

Santa Hustle® Galveston 5k & Half Marathon

Experience the magic of the Santa Hustle® on Sunday, December 17, 2017.

Santa LOVES coming down to the warmth of Texas after those cold days in December up north. Who doesn’t love running along the beach in December? What is your favorite part of the Santa Hustle Galveston?

If you are a Christmas lover, enjoy overplayed holiday music, devouring candy and cookies, and joining in on an epic after party then grab your favorite friends and family and register for the 2017 Santa Hustle® Galveston 5k & Half Marathon!

The 2017 Santa Hustle® swag is bound to make your jingle tingle even brighter with a Santa Hat, Santa Beard, Santa Shirt, Finisher Medal, and NEW! Candy Cane Socks!

2017 Charity: Galveston County Food Bank

The Official 2017 Santa Hustle® Galveston Charity is Galveston County Food Bank.

The Galveston County Food Bank is aiming to make an even larger impact on hunger and nutritional education in Galveston County. We are working diligently on developing partners so collectively we can not only eradicate hunger in the county but improve access to nutritious food sources for the economically disadvantaged. For more information about the Galveston County Food Bank, CLICK HERE. To donate to the Galveston County Food Bank CLICK HERE.

Event Information

It’s not just a race. It’s a magical experience.

Come join the Santa Hustle® magic on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Moody Gardens.

All 5K & Half Marathon Santa lovers will receive:

  • Santa hat & beard
  • Santa Shirt to wear while running
  • 5K or Half Marathon Finisher Medal
  • New for 2017 – Candy Cane Socks.

With this swag gift, you won’t want anything else this Christmas!

Timing and Bibs

The Santa Hustle® 5k and Half Marathon is an officially timed event using the disposable B-Tag timing system. Timing chips are attached directly to the back of your bib number and are to remain adhered for the duration of the event. In order to receive an accurate time, please confirm your bib is:

  • Clearly visible on the front of the torso
  • Unaltered and unmodified (Do not fold or wrinkle)
  • Pinned in all four corners
  • Not covered (jackets, runner belts, water bottles, etc.)

There will be timing clocks at each mile marker along the course and the start and finish lines. Results will be posted on-site, as soon as possible following the event and official results will be posted on our website within 24 hours.

Entry Fees

5k Run/Walk

$40.00: Until December 2
$45.00: December 3 – December 16
$50.00: Packet Pickup & Race Day

Half Marathon

$60.00: Until December 2
$65.00: December 3 – December 16
$70.00: Packet Pickup & Race Day

Kids Races (12 & under)

$5.00: 100-Yard Santa Sprint
$10.00: 1-Mile Rudolph Run

Date & Time

Sunday, December 17, 2017

5K START: 7:15 a.m.

***Start times subject to change

Start & Finish

The Start and Finish will be at Moody Gardens.

1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, TX 77554


The top three male & female finishers in each age group for the 5K and Half Marathon will receive a customized Santa Hustle medal. The top three overall male and female finishers will receive a Santa Hustle® personalized award. Age groups are as follows: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over.

There will be no on site awards ceremony. All awards will be mailed out after the New Year.

All Finishers will receive either this awesome half marathon or 5K finisher medal!

Awards will be handed out for the following categories:

  • Best Group Costumes
  • Best Individual Costume

Register Now for the Santa Hustle® Galveston!

Register Nowor send a PDF Form to:
Adrenaline Sports Management
c/o Santa Hustle® Galveston
345 N Eric Dr
Palatine IL, 60067