Santa Dash

Registration is now closed for 2018.

The route starts at George Square and the race takes in St Vincent Street, Finnieston St, Broomielaw, Oswald Street, Argyle Street and Buchanan Street before finishing up back at the square.

First Bus is supporting the fundraising Santas by providing FREE travel for the Glasgow Santa Dash 2018 participants who board the bus dressed in full Santa suit and displaying their race number until 1pm. Find out more


Dust off your Santa boots and join thousands of other Santas for a festive 5K!

Don't miss this mass participation run on Sunday 9 December as the city centre transforms in to a red sea of festivity. It’s a sight to beho-ho-hold – adults, children and even dogs all welcome! 

Once again, runners of the Santa Dash will be raising money for Beatson Cancer Charity.

8,000 Santas took part in last years race, let’s make this year the best yet. 

Registration costs £15 – this includes your Santa suit race number, medal, and donation to Beatson Cancer Charity. Read the FAQs



Contact details for this event:
LESevents@glasgow.gov.uk