Texmas Run

Howdy Holidays!

On Saturday, December 14, join thousands of fun-loving Santas at the magical Texmas Run! All participants will receive a Santa hat and beard, Santa shirt, and a dazzling finisher medal.

Race Highlights

Finisher Medal

Texmas Santa Shirt

Music & Square Dancing

Bib Number

Free Race Photos

Registration

Texmas Run

$45

Nov 22 - Dec 05
Standard
Texmas Run

$50

Dec 06 - Dec 14
Final

All registrations are nonrefundable and nontransferable.

Packet Pick-Up

There are 3 options for picking up your race packet. Your QR code from your confirmation email is needed to pick up your race packet.

Option 1

Pick up your race packet in person prior to the race at:

Location coming soon.

Friday, December 13 (12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.)

Option 2

Have a friend or family member pick up your race packet for you by presenting your QR code prior to the race (location, dates, and times listed above).

Option 3

Race Day Packet Pick-Up. For $10.00 per race packet, you can pick up your race packet on race day before the event from 8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. You can sign up for this service during the registration process.

Please note only those who register for Race Day Packet Pick-Up will be able to pick up their race packet on race day.
Race Day

On race day, be sure to allow enough time to check in (e.g., parking, gear check, etc.). We recommend participants arrive at least 45 minutes before the race.

Start Time

9:00 a.m.

Parking & Transportation

Parking will be available at the race site for $10.00 (cash only) per vehicle that is handled by the venue. All participants are strongly encouraged to carpool or use public transportation. If you drive, please allow sufficient time for heavy traffic and street closures due to the race.

Gear Check

Gear Check will be available at the race site.

Awards & Contests

  • Largest Texmas Team
  • Fastest Male and Female Participant Wearing Cowboy Boots
  • Best Texmas Costume
  • Best Texmas Team Costume

Photos

All participants will receive free race day photos from Gameface Media. Photos will be available the week following the race and emailed to all participants.

Weather Policy

The Texmas Run will take place rain or shine. In the event of inclement weather (e.g., lightning) or other conditions that may affect the safety and health of participants, race officials reserve the right to delay, postpone or cancel the race. All registrations are nonrefundable and nontransferable.
Goodie Bag

All participants will receive a Santa hat and beard, a Texmas Santa shirt, bib number, and a dazzling finisher medal. 

Texmas Icons For Site 3 0 Hat
Texmas Icons For Site 3 0 Beard
Texmas Icons For Site 3 0 Shirt
Texmas Icons For Site 3 0 Bib
Texmas Icons For Site 3 0 Medal
Course Details

Distance

5K (3.1 miles)

Start Location

Travis County Expo Center

Timing

The Texmas Run is a self-timed event. Timing clocks displaying real time will be provided at the start line and finish line to allow participants to keep track of their time.

Course Map

Coming soon.
Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the Texmas Run. Volunteers are needed to assist with every aspect of the race, including:

Needs

  • Course Marshal
  • Start line and finish line support
  • Aid station support
  • Gear Check
  • Course set up and tear down
  • Packet Pick-Up
  • Clean up

Contact

For more information, please contact us at howdy@texmasrun.com.
Sponsors

The Texmas Run is proud to be supported by the following sponsors and partners.

Sponsors Run Mfg
Jkl Logo
Sponsors Clifbar
Sponsors Gameface
Sponsors Active

For information on becoming a sponsor of the Texmas Run, please contact howdy@texmasrun.com.

Beneficiary

The beneficiary of the Texmas Run is the Just Keep Livin Foundation. 

About

Founded by Camila and Matthew McConaughey, the just keep livin Foundation is dedicated to empowering high school students by providing them with the tools to lead active lives and make healthy choices for a better future.

Mission

The just keep livin Foundation implements after school fitness and wellness programs in 37 inner city high schools/sites. In our programs, we encourage students to make positive life choices that improve their physical and mental health through exercise, teamwork, gratitude, nutrition and community service. Participating students have a safe place to enhance their lives with fitness coaches and health experts. The results have been incredible. Participants get in shape and gain confidence while also improving their grades, attendance and behavior. Friendships are built and fears are overcome. At our j.k. livin after school programs, kids learn self-reliance and get a healthy start today, so they can make a better tomorrow.

For more information, please visit www.jklivinfoundation.org.
Weather Policy

Weather Policy

The Texmas Run will take place rain or shine. In the event of inclement weather (e.g., lightning) or other conditions that may affect the safety and health of participants, race officials reserve the right to delay, postpone or cancel the race. All registrations are nonrefundable and nontransferable.

Lightning Policy

In the event of lightning, the race will be postponed 30 minutes if lightning is detected within a 10 mile radius. Additionally, every time lightning is detected within a 10 mile radius, the 30 minute timing increment will restart.

Refund Policy

All registrations are nonrefundable and nontransferable. No exceptions. As with all events, proceeds from the event are used to cover the numerous nonrefundable pre and post-race expenses required to produce the event (e.g., city permits, venue permits, medical personnel, police and traffic control, security, participant shirts, finisher medals, bib numbers, equipment rental, participant food and refreshments, tents and staging, event staff, signage, event supplies, portable restrooms, etc.).
FAQ

Questions?

We've got answers. For more information about the race, please email us at howdy@texmasrun.com or visit our FAQ page.

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