Christmas Cookie Run Tampa 12.21.2019

December 21st, 2019 @ 9:00am EST

Christmas Cookie Run Tampa 12.21.2019
About this event

Cookies, Santa, & "Snow"

5K Family Fun Run with clock timing • 1 mile Fun Run • Photos with Santa • Cookies with Santa's elves  • Costume contest • "Snow" • Awesome medals & race shirts

Dec 21st 2019

The 1 mile run will begin at 9:00 AM and the 5K at 9:30 AM.

We will release "mini waves" every few minutes until everyone has crossed the start line.
-Runners should arrive at 8:00 AM for check in. For everyone's safety, we ask faster runners to line up closer to the front of the start corral, then followed by run/walkers, walkers, and those with strollers toward the back.  ​

Packet Pickup will be at the run. Gates open and check-in begins at 8:00 AM.

Lake Park
17302 N Dale Mabry Hwy
Lutz FL 33548
(West side of N Dale Mabry .5 mile South of Van Dyke, 2 miles North of Bearss Ave)

All participants receive a t-shirt (Youth and Adult sizes), awesome finisher medal, and (of course) Christmas Cookies at the race!

FREE, unlimited photo downloads after the event! We will have our team of photographers roaming the race course to catch all the action. $2 surcharge, required at registration, applies. IMPORTANT: Remember your bib # and wear it visibly on your front, you will need it to search for your photos online after the run. It is up to YOU to remember your bib #, we do not keep record of it.


  • Rate is based on number of entries.
  • There is a limited number of entries for each price point.
  • ​​18 years old and up must register themselves and sign the online waiver


  • Toy and Food Drive with Toys For Tots and local charity.
  • Parking is $5 cash per car and covers the park entry fee.

Take the CHRISTMAS COOKIE CHALLENGE! Run both The 1 Mile and 5K! In addition to the Christmas Cookie Run shirt & medal, you'll get a second unique CHRISTMAS COOKIE 5K & 1 MILE CHALLENGE medal! (The 1 mile will begin at 9:00 AM and the 5k at 9:30 AM)


You will run on the trails at Lake Park.

Note: this is a fun run and the course is not a certified 5K and is not officially timed. We approximate the distance based on terrain and accessibility.

Jogging strollers and large wheel strollers will be fine on the course. We advise against small wheel strollers.


We cannot issue refunds. The cost and logistics of setting up and planning the event make refunds impossible.

We aim for the event to take place rain or shine, however please understand we are at the mercy of mother nature and county officials. If conditions deteriorate to the point of becoming an unsafe environment for our participants, or if the venue becomes inaccessible for safe event preparation, we will react accordingly. Safety will always take precedence. Cancellations due to weather or other acts of God cannot be refunded.

If you find that you are unable to use your registration, we are happy to transfer it to another person or to a future event. You must email us TWO WEEKS PRIOR to the event at for transfers. Any requests less than two weeks prior cannot be honored.


We have pre-event and during event volunteer opportunities for individuals or groups. In addition, we are looking for makeup artists, photographers, a videographer/editor and an EMT. Please email us for more information at

  • Pre-event setup help will earn a free entry to the run.
  • During event help will earn a free entry to a future run.
  • If you'd like to earn free entry to the CHRISTMAS COOKIE CHALLENGE, (run both the Zombie Run and Color Blast) you'll need to volunteer for TWO different pre-event shifts. Email us at for this option.

Individuals can self register. Please begin your registration to see available shifts, descriptions of duties and to self register.

Have a group, club, charity, or organization with more than 3 people? Please email us at

Lake Park
17302 N Dale Mabry Hwy
Lutz, FL 33548
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December 21st, 2019 @ 9:00am EST
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