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Santa Stampede 5k

December 4, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

$30 – $35

2021 Santa Stampede

Join the Stampede! The Santa Stampede 5K & Family Fun Run is held throughout scenic East Orleans. Kick off your holidays at our festival fun run! All runners will receive a long-sleeved T-shirt (while supplies last), while enjoying goodies from our sponsors, and a finish line after-party and awards ceremony courtesy of the Barley Neck.

Event details and schedule


  • Registration 9am – Race Start: 10:30am
  • Race Start: Barley Neck
  • FREE Long-Sleeve T-Shirt (while supplies last)
  • Please bring unwrapped gifts for the Lower Cape Outreach Council Toy Drive or
    gift cards for the Homeless Prevention Council “Adopt a Family” program.
  • Create a festive costume and enter our Holiday Costume Contest!
    Costumes are fun but not required to run!
  • Walkers welcome! A Fun Family Friendly Event!
  • After Party with Prizes, free appetizers and cash bar.
  • Free samples of healthy food and beverages from Friends’ Marketplace!
  • Free Kids Only 1mile Mini Claus at 10am (12 and under, no bibs)!
  • Just $10 for kids 15 and under to run the full 5K


Fastest Mr. Claus, Ms. Claus & Mini Claus, Overall Fastest in Holiday Costume: Male & Female, Overall Fastest Military & First Responder: Male & Female, Holiday Costume Contest Winner (Bib required). All 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in the following age categories receive a ticket for our Red Sack Prize Raffle! 12 and under, 13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+


The race will start and end at The Barley Neck, 5 Beach Rd.,  East Orleans. Parking will be in the back lot at the Federated Church of Orleans, 162 Main St. E. Orleans. A warm shuttle will be provided for you.

Race Day Registration, Packet Pickup and Event Timeline:
9:00 AM – Race day registration
10:00 AM – Free kid’s Mini Claus run
10:30 AM – 5K start
11:30 AM – Awards & Post Race Party

Please Support The Sponsors of the Santa Stampede!







Host Sponsor


December 4, 2021
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
$30 – $35
Event Category:


Barley Neck
5 Beach Rd.
Orleans, MA 02653 United States
(508) 255-0212