Santa Run

2019 December 14 (Saturday)

Minato-ku, Tokyo

Want to keep fit this Christmas?!

Ditch the sleigh and dash away on a 7k route in Tokyo's favorite Christmas illumination spots!

This is a great event for teams, so why not get the whole gang involved, ask friends and colleagues to join you?! With just a bit of training, the 7km distance should easily be within your capabilities.


  • 7km run, jog or walk in Santa costume
  • 100 or more Santa runners
  • Santas will be accompanied by Rudolph and a Chrismas tree
  • Sparkling Christmas illuminations
  • A grand tour of Christmas hotspots; Tokyo Midtown, Roppongi Hills, Azabu Juban, Shiba Park and Tokyo Tower
  • Santa 'After Run' Party

Run, jog or walk the Santa Run with us!

Event Details

  • Reception opens from 5pm at Propaganda Shot Bar 2F [Google map]
  • Registration, distribution of Santa suits and change into your Santa attire
  • Reception closes at 6pm
  • Santa Run briefing and safety talk (10 mins)
  • Santa Run starts at 6:15pm
  • Santa group picture at Tokyo Midtown Illumination Park around 6:45pm
  • Santa group picture at Roppongi Hills Mori Tower around 7pm
  • Santa group picture at Roppongi Hills Illumination Street around 7:15pm
  • Santa group picture at Azabu-juban around 7:30pm
  • Santa group picture at Shibakoen Park around 7:45pm
  • Santa group picture at Tokyo Tower around 8:15pm
  • Finish the Santa Run in Roppongi around 8:30pm
  • Santa 'After Run' Party until your drop

EVENT Inclusion - Extras - Discounts

Price includes;

  • 7km organized run/jog/walk tour of Tokyo's Christmas illumination hotspots
  • Changing and cloak facilities
  • Father Christmas and Christmas Tree run/jog/walk guides
  • Santa 'After Run' Party
  • Chance to meet a lot of Santas and some Rudolfs
  • Two (2) drinks


  • Full Santa Suit (1,500yen) *Hat, jacket, pants, belt and beard


  • Group of 4 or 5 (500yen/person) *Group leader or name required
  • Group of 6 or more (1,000yen/person) *Group leader or name required
  • Santa Run 2nd timer (1,000yen)
Price: 3,000Yen
Maximum runners: 100

Important Notes

  • Itinerary may vary due to the weather, traffic conditions, and other unavoidable circumstances.
  • You must come at the reception before 5:30pm so not to delay the start of the event.
  • This is not a race. This is just run for fun in Santa suits.
  • Run takes about over 2 hours including picture taking and short random breaks.
  • Pre-payment is required to confirm your spot and/or avail the group discount.
  • Entry fee is 4,000yen if you pay on the day of the event.
  • The venue is completely SMOKE FREE.
  • Please bring a small backpack for the run and a change of clothes for the after Santa run party.

What to wear/bring

  • Santa or X'mas costume
  • Sports thermal clothes (to wear under your Santa suit)
  • Running shoes or sports sneakers
  • Small bacpack
  • Change of clothes
  • Deodorant ;p
  • Camera
  • Smartphone
  • Cash

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