6:00am - Holiday Half Festival and Registration Opens
7:00am - Holiday 10K Starts
8:30am - Holiday 5K Starts
9:30am - Kids Penguin Waddle Starts
11:00am - Holiday Half Festival Closes
Sunday, December 10, 2023
6:30am - Holiday Half Festival and Registration Opens
7:30am - Half Marathon Starts
12:30pm - Holiday Half Festival Closes
What is the Golden Snowflake Medal?
The Golden Snowflake Medal is the medal you'll receive if you run the 5K or 10K AND the Half Marathon. For the super runners, complete the 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon for the Triple Snowflake Challenge!
What do I receive with my registration?
Each registered participant and finisher will receive the following:
Race bib, official timing chip, technical T-shirt and tote bag to be picked up at the Race Expo
Water, electrolyte & sports gel along the course
Refreshments and water at the finish line
Finisher’s medal when you cross the finish line
When and where can I pick-up my race packet?
All race participants are required to pick up their race packet (including their race bib) prior to the race.
Friday, December 8, 2023
3-7pm @ A Snail's Pace Brea
1040 E Imperial Hwy # F2, Brea, CA 92821
Saturday, December 9, 2023 Bib Pick Up – 6:00am – 10:00am Holiday 10K Start: 7:00 am Holiday 5K Start: 8:30am Kid's Penguin Waddle Run- 9:45 am
Sunday, December 10, 2023 Bib Pick Up- 6:30am: 8:00am Holiday Half Marathon Start: 7:30am Students Run LA Start: 7:50am
Location Fairplex (Gate 15)
2398 E Arrow Hwy
La Verne, CA 91750
Parking Parking is available at the Fairplex through Gate 15, accessible via N White Ave from the 57 or Arrow Hwy from the 10. The parking fee is $17* and is set by the Fairplex. Parking is valid for both days, just keep your ticket to use on Sunday.
*price is subject to change
How can I edit my registration?
Log into your Race Roster Account, find your race entry, and click the “Edit registration” button to make updates to your registration. The deadline to make edits to your registration is December 8, 2023
Are strollers allowed on the course?
Yes, strollers are allowed in all race distances but we require that those participating with a stroller start in the final corral for the safety of the other participants.
Can I get dropped off at the start line?
Yes, if you are planning to get dropped off please use the address below. Note that there is no participant parking allowed at this gate.
Pomona Fairplex, Gate 15 2398 E Arrow Hwy
La Verne, CA 91750
Is this event compatible for handcycle or wheelchair participants?
Yes, the half marathon and 5K events are compatible for handcycle or wheelchair participants.
Is the Holiday Half Marathon course certified?
Yes, the half marathon course is certified by the USATF.
What do I need to bring with me to pick up my packet?
All participants are required to pick up their race packet prior to the race. Participants must bring their ID and their QR Code to expedite the pick-up process. QR codes will be emailed to participants the day before the Expo opens.
Holiday 5K & 10K, Kid's Penguin Waddle Run Saturday, December 9 Packet pick-up: 6:00am - 8:30am
Sunday, December 10 Packet pick-up: 6:00am - 8:00am
Running Club and Charity Plan
We encourage all running clubs and charities to join us in the Holiday Half Marathon. One of our goals is to bring community groups together and help raise funds and awareness. If you wish to become one of our official groups please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and you will receive a code for either 10% off registration or you can have your members sign up using the code and the group will receive 10% donation at the end of the event. For more information, please contact us at email@example.com
Road Closure Information
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