The SANTA SIGHTINGS 5k FUN RUN will be held in NEW BEDFORD, MA. on December 10th 2011 at 11 am. Here thousands will gather to participate in, and view, another chapter in the world wide phenomenon.
From Liverpool to Vegas, and now to New Bedford…the Santa Races are spanning the globe. The Santa Race provides a comfortable atmosphere for all levels of runners, walkers, and fun lovers. Since these races benefit charities all over, it just validates the experience that much more. Many race organizers compete for the Guinness Book World Record of Largest gathering of Santa Claus’. The current record holders are Derry City in Northern Ireland with 12,965 people dressed as Santa, beating out the previous record holders in Liverpool (3,921).