• HOLIDay Running Festival


    Christmas Light 5K/10K and Penguin Waddle

    Holiday Half Marathon

    Virtual Event

    The Holiday Running Festival is going virtual for 2020. Participants will run/walk on their own, where they get to choose the time and course.
    Each participant will get a shirt, medal, bib, and Sponsor Swag

  • Virtual Event Race Info

    Holiday Running Festival

    -Holiday Running Festival is a Christmas themed virtual 5K/10K/Half Marathon Run/Walk during the Christmas season. We encourage all participants to run/walk on Christmas EVE/DAY however we understand that everyone’s schedule is different, so you are able to complete it before December 31st. All participants will receive our legendary race kit and have the option to either pick up in person or have it mailed to you.

    Golden Snowflake Challenge

    - Run the 5K or 10K on Saturday and come back and run the Half Marathon. Complete both and get the Golden Snowflake Medal.

    Triple Golden Snowflake Challenge

    - Run the 5K, 10K on Saturday and come back and run the Half Marathon and get the Ultimate Triple Golden Snowflake Medal.

    Penguin Waddle

    - 1 Mile Fun Run

    - 100% of proceeds go to Milestones Center at Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center.

    Packet Pick Up Options

    Participants can pick up their race kit in person or have them mailed*

    *Mailed: Participants can choose to have their Race Kits mailed during registration check-out for an additional shipping fee of $9.00.

    Pick Up: is located 2nd & PCH, 6440 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90803- Date to Follow


    Participant Race Kit


    Each participant will receive a legendary Race Kit that will include the following items:




    -Sponsor Swag

    Penguin Loyalty program
    Those that have run the event 3 plus years in a row are part of the Penguin Club.


    Since the 2020 event is not live we are putting the penguin program on pause. Those who choose to defer their registration to 2021 will not be penalized. If you choose to run the 2020 event then those participants will continue with their penguin status.


  • Sponsors

  • - CONTACT US -

    Main Plaza of the Fairgrounds at Fairplex
    1101 W McKinley Ave
    Pomona, CA 91768