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December 12, 2021


Irvine Valley College • 5500 Irvine Center Dr IrvineCA  92618 Organized by Itz ABOUT TIME $25 instant refund on this event with gift card.

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Irvine Valley College

5500 Irvine Center Dr, Irvine, CA 92618, USA

Enter on Jeffery Lot 5 and Park by the preformance arts building.

Put a healthy kick into your Christmas with SO CAL’s SANTA CLAUS for a CAUSE It’s the ultimate Christmas run.

  • Fancy Santa Finisher Medal
  • Professional RFID Chip Timed in both races.
  • Age Division Awards

Included in registration is your choice of Santa Suit or A custom T-Shirt
Custome Awards For Those Dressed in The Ugliest Sweater

Special Pricing for Youth and Seniors
If you are 18 and under or 70 and over, you will be given a discount based on your age at checkout.


Parking passes are required and can be picked up at registration. The college charges $5 per vehicle that enters its campus and does issue citations. Please purchase parking pass at registration or early packet pick up when you pick up your bib and shirt.

Race Day Schedule:

6:45am REGISTRATION OPENS through 8:15am. Walk up registration welcome, but shirts or Santa suits or sizes may be sold out for walk ups.

7:00am to 9am: THE REAL SANTA will be there for REAL selfie photos!!! Hashtag #carenwareevents

8:00am KID's shorter distance races. HO HO HO! Dashes and a half mile and mile race will be offered at 8:00am

8:00am to 8:20 Dickens Carolers

8:20 THE PENGUIN warm up. Dance to the Macarena. EVERYBODY join in!!!

Race start: 8:30am MASS START for 5K/10K . Your time does not start until you roll under the starting arch. Wear your bib on the FRONT.


There are “In It To Win It” age categories 3 deep with 5 year age spans: 1-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39 40-44, 45-49, 50-54,55-59 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79 and 80 & over.

You’ll enjoy Christmas carolers along the course and a festive post-race celebration with Christmas Goodies, Coffee, Hot Chocolate, and Raffle!

This event is meant to get you in the spirit of Christmas. And it gives back! Santa Claus with a Cause uses its proceeds to gift those who otherwise would not experience a Christmas and sincerely need staple goods to survive.

Early PACKET PICK UP: Noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 14th
Location: Road Runner Sports in Costa Mesa
Address: 1835 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

*Packet Pick up available on race day from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Event details and schedule

$5 parking fee pass required for IVC. Lot 5, by the 2 story Perfroming Arts Building and blue shaded solar parking lot.

Christmas GALORE , SANTA filled themed EXPO AREA!

Check out the Holiday farm items at Manassero Farm Stand


Irvine Valley College

5500 Irvine Center Dr IrvineCA  92618

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