A Fun Santa Run Is Going To Happen In Dubai This December

by Yogita Chainani
A Fun Santa Run Is Going To Happen In Dubai This December

Christmas is around the corner, and it’s time to make some way since Santa Claus is coming to town riding on a sleigh! And if you love Santa Claus and don’t mind meeting a few of them in Dubai, then you have to be near Dubai Festival City’s Marsa Creek area on Friday, December 11. Why so? Well, Dubai is gearing up for Santa Run, where you will see a couple hundred Santa’s out for a run. Hosted by Dubai Festival City, it’s open for all ages and abilities. Read on to know more.

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The Santa Run Will Cost AED119 And You Will Get A Goodie Bag After Registration

If you are looking forward to taking part in the run, then you can either take part in a 2.5km or 5km run depending on your stamina. The run starts at 8 am on December 11 and will cover the Promenade and Marsa Plaza. In terms of price, you have to pay around AED 119 for the run, and you will also get a goody bag to help you look the part. It will include a Santa t-shirt, hat and beard. However, if you want to take Santa game to next level, then you are also allowed to get creative with your get up! Well, that’s not for fun, but for the prize for being the best dressed Santa from the bunch.


You Can Register Till December 9 For The Run

If you are looking forward to the run, then you must know that the registrations are now open and you can register till December 9. Sign up hereOn this, Samer Zabian, Director, Residential & Commercial Property at Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate, said,

‘Now more than ever, health and wellbeing should be a priority and the Dubai Festival City Santa Run is our way to cheer our community during a festive season unlike any while incentivizing them to maintain an active and healthy lifestyle.’