The return of one of the valley’s best holiday events! When this event was launched back in the early 2000’s it attracted thousands of families and runners to enjoy a night with hundreds of thousands of holiday lights, Santa, his helpers, and the camaraderie of friends, family, neighbors, and fellow athletes during this joyous time of year.
Fountain hills festival of lights display on the avenue of the fountains sets the stage for this 5k and kids’ fun run. Starting at sundown so everyone gets to finish with the backdrop of thousands of holiday lights, the fountain, and holiday music with Santa. A festive post-event snack table and holiday awards are all part of this great event.
Bring the entire family, whether you are running for a spot for a holiday award or jogging with friends and family, or walking with kids and pets this is just a great way to come out and enjoy this time of year in Arizona with smiles, music, and fun.