While we ALL may be doing some form of running around in preparation for the holidays this weekend, the Gahanna Convention & Visitors Bureau will be hosting its annual Santa Race 5K and Little Reindeer Dash, sponsored by Mount Carmel Health Systems.
The event, which traditionally packs in TONS of fun for all ages, will be held in Gahanna’s Creekside District beginning at 8:30 am with a Zumba warm-up led by the Brick House Cardio team at 8:30 am! The Little Reindeer dashes begin at 8:45 am; and the Santa Race 5K starts at 9 am. The start and finish area will take place on Mill Street (in front of 110 Mill St.). The top finishers receive prizes.
Runners are invited to come in costumes! Prizes will be awarded for the most creative costumes including: Columbus Zoo & Aquarium ticket 4 Pack (1st Place); Marvel Universe LIVE! 4 Pack (for 2nd & 3rd Places).
Additionally, prizes for winning competitors will include enviable packages for the (overall) male and female race winners, courtesy of Huntington National Bank.
1st Place Male: 4 Tickets and Parking to OSU Mens Hockey Game on February 12
1st Place Female: 4 Tickets to OSU Womens Basketball Game and Parking December 13
Additional prizes will be awarded in categories including male and female winners 14 & Under; Ages 15-19; Ages 20-29; Ages 30-39; Ages 40-49; Ages 50-59; Ages 60+.
Go here to register for the run: http://bit.ly/1JaesJG
For more information about what’s happening in Gahanna, check out VisitGahanna.com