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Help keep Santa's Workshop in downtown Cedarburg during the holiday season by participating in the 9th annual Santa's Dash Away 5K, sponsored by Festivals of Cedarburg, Inc. and Cedarburg Parks and Recreation. 


Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome to join in the holiday spirit and participate in a 5K run/walk. All proceeds go directly toward A Cedarburg Christmas, which coordinates over 500 free visits to Santa's Workshop each holiday season. 

Registrations for the Santa's Dash Away are accepted all the way through race day. Fee: $35 (runner or walker) with each runner/walker getting a *free long sleeve t-shirt and festive elf hat, and in true Elf form a 7oz box of spaghetti from Olsen's Piggly Wiggly, syrup courtesy of Toast Cedarburg and a Rivoli Theater Holiday Film Festival ticket sponsored by Cedarburg Chamber of Commerce, if registered by Saturday, November 18.


Race packets will be available at the check-in table starting at 7:30 a.m. in front of the Cedarburg City Hall located at W63N645 Washington Avenue, Downtown Cedarburg on Saturday, December 9.


The run will take place along the Interurban Trail, with the start and finish near the Interurban Bridge and Santa's Workshop.


Join in the pre-race warmup sponsored by Tri90 Fitness at 8:15. Post run snacks including bananas, water and granola bars donated by Olsen's Piggly Wiggly. 

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Please note: Online registrations will close a few days prior to the run. For walk up registrations please download the registration form (click here) and bring it with $30 or your check made out to Festivals of Cedarburg, to the check-in table in front of the Cedarburg City Hall between 7:30 - 8:15 a.m. on December 9!  

A special thank you to our sponsors:

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