Santas on the Loose 5k Run is a fun run in which the runners
race through Webster Groves wearing red shirts, red Santa hats, and white
beards.The race starts and ends in
Gazebo Park in Old Orchard at Big Bend Blvd. and S Old Orchard Ave.After the race concludes, there will be
shopping and dining in the district.
LOCATION: Course begins and ends in Gazebo Park in the Old Orchard business district of Webster Groves, Mo.
Race Route: The course will start at approximately 6 South Old Orchard near Gazebo Park in the Old Orchard business district in Webster Groves. The runners head west on East Lockwood, cross Big Bend and turn right on Summit Avenue to Sunnyside Ave, then turn left on N Old Orchard, then left on Oakwood Avenue to N Bompart Avenue. They then take a left on N Bompart and a quick right on Oakwood, continuing until Orchard Avenue, traveling just before Lockwood, where the runners will make a turn around in the library west parking lot, and then run the same course back to the starting place for the finish.