Santa Fun Run 10am, 9th December, Castle Park, Colchester

Sunday 9th December 2018

Online registration is now closed.
You can still register on the day with CASH only.

Join in with 600 others dressed in a Santa Suit to run, jog or walk the 5km or 3km circuit of the Colchester Castle Park and raise money for your hospital.

Every participant will receive a medal, and chocolate at the finish line.

Date: Sunday 9th December 2018

Time: 9am – 10am registration, 10am run starts!

Location: Castle Park, High St, Colchester CO1 1UG – meet at the bandstand


ADULTS – 16 year’s old and over £17.50 per person includes FREE Santa Fun Run Suit
CHILDREN – 5 – 15 year’s old £7.50 per child includes FREE Santa Fun Hat
TEAMS of 10 or more – £10.00 per person includes FREE Santa Suit for adults or Santa Hat for children

0-4 year olds can take part free of charge

Info Pack Download Here


We have children’s and ladies costumes available to order – these are in addition to the entry fee and will be available to collect at the event.
All adults get a free Santa Suit with entry fee, all children get a free Santa Hat, you can add on a child’s/women costume when booking for a £5 supplement.

All suits and accessories will be available to collect on the day.

£5 Child’s Elf Suit – fits ages 3-5
£5 Child’s Santa Suit – fits ages 5-8
£5 Youth’s Santa Suit – fits ages 9-14
£5 Ladies Santa Suit* – one size (instead of Free Adult Santa Fun Run Suit)

*the £5 supplement is instead of the classic unisex Santa Suit.


We ask adults to raise £25, under 15s to raise £10, teams of 10 to raise £250 and families of 4 to raise £50.
There is a sponsorship form attached to your receipt pack or you can fundraise online via JustGiving.

Your entry fee covers the cost of putting on the event and but does not include a donation to the charity. Please remember this when registering for the event and choosing to fundraise.

If you prefer you can make a donation instead of collecting sponsorship choose this option when you register.

You can choose which hospital you would like to support from your fundraising, please let us know the hospital and/or ward, department or appeal you would like your fundraising to go towards.


Want to see what it is like? Photographs from the Santa Fun Run 2017 can be found here