Liverpool Santa Dash
ONLINE ENTRIES FOR THE 2022 LIVERPOOL SANTA DASH ARE NOW CLOSED.
There are a small number of places available for the event which will be allocated on a first come first served basis in the pop up shop in St. Johns Centre.
The shop is on the ground floor above Wetherspoons on the Williamson Square side of the centre.
It is opposite the LFC shop and Matalan.
PARK CHRISTMAS SAVINGS
LIVERPOOL SANTA DASH,
4th DECEMBER 2022
RACE START: 9.30am
SANTA DASH PERSONALISED NUMBERS.
The deadline for securing a personalised run number for the Santa Dash is
5.00pm on THURSDAY, 20th October.
Entries taken after this time will receive a standard event number only.
The Park Christmas Savings Liverpool Santa Dash is the biggest and longest established Santa Run in the UK and in just the second year (back in 2005) achieved Guinness World Record status for the Biggest Santa Gathering.
The 5K fun run starts at the magnificent Pier Head in front of the famous Liver Building and by 9.30am the whole of the public space is completely full of Santas, many bedecked in traditional red with some blue among the mass crowd.
The 5K route flows through the city centre passing through the Royal Albert Dock and back along the main waterfront roads before turning into the tightly packed streets to finish in front of the Town Hall.
Runners are greeted with giant Christmas characters and a flurry of snow right on the finish line.
It really kick starts Christmas in Liverpool every year and this run has everything for all the family.
All online entrants will need to collect their Santa suits on any day between the 1st November and Saturday 3rd December inclusive.
You will need to bring the SANTA SUIT COLLECTION CARD with you when collecting.
Please wait for your event pack to arrive once you have entered.
Emails or phone photos of cards cannot be accepted as evidence of your entry.
You can collect for other entrants but you will need their collection card.
The pop up shop location is in St. Johns Centre on the Williamson Square side.
It is above Wetherspoons and opposite Matalan and the LFC shop.
The pop-up shop is open seven days a week between Tuesday 1st November and Saturday 3rd December.
Opening times are Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 5.00pm and Sunday 11.00am - 4.00pm.
ENTERING IN PERSON
If you are entering in person then you can take away your Santa suit and run number at the point of entry.
You don't need a collection card.
The blue suits are restricted to 500 are are allocated on a first come first served basis.
When you collect your Santa suit you will be given a wristband which you must wear on race day. At the end of the 5K run you will need to hand in the wristband in return for your medal. NO WRISTBAND. NO MEDAL.
It is your responsibility to make sure you bring your wristband on the day.
In addition to the main 5K run there is also a 1K Mini Dash especially for children up to 12 years of age. The Mini Dash starts at around 11.00am once the main 5K has cleared and the start line is on Castle Street close to the finish line.
Parents are required to run with their children but parents do not have to enter. The Mini Dash is for children only.
All children taking part will receive a special commemorative medal.
Mini Dash suits are not available in blue.
The finish line of the Mini dash is the same as the main 5K.
What’s the cost?
DECEMBER 2021 TO JANUARY 2022
The Standard red suit entry fee for the £23
The Standard blue suit entry fee for the £25
The Standard mini dash entry fee for the £11
FROM JANUARY 1st 2022
The Standard red suit entry fee for the £25
The Standard blue suit entry fee for the £27
The Standard mini dash entry fee for the £13
IMPORTANT Terms and conditions of entry.
You enter BTR events on the understanding that once the entry is accepted it is not possible to provide refunds, deferrals or entry transfers outside your statutory rights period. Refunds provided within the statutory rights period will be subject to a £5 administrative charge. Changes in personal circumstances prior to the event cannot be taken into account.
This includes injury or any other medical condition arising once your entry is accepted.
Full terms and conditions can be found here.