Save the Date for Capri Communities' 2024 Santa Run/Walk
benefiting Eras Senior Network
Saturday, December 7th, 2024
Waukesha Frame Park Riverwalk
More details to come!
Unfortunately, our Santa Run/Walk has been postponed until December 2024,
but we've got something even better in store for you!

Our after party IS the party!

UPDATED Event Details:

December 2nd, 2023, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

 Raised Grain Brewing Co.
1725 Dolphin Drive, Suite B, Waukesha, WI 53186

Registration required:
$25 (includes 2 beer or soda tickets and light appetizers)
Kids 12 and under are FREE with adult registration

This is an open house event with remarks at 12:30 pm from our Executive Director
Come meet our staff, volunteers, and board members

Festive, holiday sweaters are encouraged, but not required


Race Site: Rotary Building at Frame Park in Waukesha
(1150 Baxter Street, Waukesha, WI 53186)
Registration Opens: 9:30 am
Run/Walk Starts: 10:30 am

NEW! After party at Raised Grain: 12:00 - 2:00 pm
(1725 Dolphin Drive, Suite B, Waukesha, WI 53186)

Our Santa Run & Walk is more than just an event; it's an opportunity to come together, celebrate the community of Waukesha, and support a great cause.

Why should you attend our Santa Run/Walk?

1. Spread Holiday Cheer

The holiday season is a time for spreading joy and happiness. Our event is designed to infuse your holiday season with an abundance of cheer and positivity. Whether you're participating as a runner, walker, or a spectator, you'll be immersed in the festive atmosphere that will fill your heart with warmth.

2. Give Back to the Community

The true essence of the holiday season lies in giving, and our event is a fantastic way to make a real difference in the lives the aging population. All proceeds from this event will go directly to supporting Eras' mission of engaging and supporting seniors. By attending, you'll be contributing to the betterment of our community and sharing the holiday spirit.

3. Promote a Healthy Lifestyle

What better way to stay active and healthy during the holiday season than by participating in a fun run & walk? This event is open to individuals of all levels, from seasoned runners to casual walkers. It's an excellent opportunity to get some exercise and enjoy the Riverwalk at Frame Park in Waukesha while bonding with friends, family, and fellow community members.

4. Fun for All Ages

This event is family-friendly and welcomes participants of all ages. Bring your children, parents, grandparents, and friends - everyone can be a part of this heartwarming celebration. It's an excellent opportunity to create cherished memories with your loved ones and have fun doing it! We encourage you to dress as Santa, Mrs. Claus, or other holiday characters!

5. Inspire Others

By participating in the Santa Run & Walk, you become an inspiration to others in your community. Sign up as a team with family, friends, or colleagues and encourage those around you to give back to their community.

Sign up to participate, invite your friends and family, and join us in kicking off the holidays and the season of giving!

Together, we can make a positive impact on our community and make this holiday season truly special.

We can't wait to see you there!

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Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2020 Virtual Santa 5K Run and Walk! We are excited to announce that the Santa Run & Walk will take place in person in downtown Waukesha on December 5 th , 2021! We will also include a virtual run-your-own-route option as well.

Ways to Get Involved

Event Volunteers Needed: We have many volunteer opportunities the day of the event including cheering on and guiding runners along the route, handing out refreshments, and set-up and clean-up.

Entertainment Volunteers Needed: We’re also looking to feature entertainment along the route including group of carolers, marching bands, and dance teams.

Sponsorship Opportunities: Support the programs of Eras while making your business, congregation, or community group visible in the community through an event sponsorship. Sponsorships start at just $250 and sponsors at the $500+ level will have their logo on our shirts.

Thank you to our event sponsors, donors, volunteers, and participants for making our Santa Run a success!

In Person and Virtual Registration Pricing and Details

    Early Bird Registration (September 1st to September 20th)

  • $25 Adult
  • $20 Student/Child (0-23 years)

    Registration (September 20th -November 24th)

  • $30 Adult
  • $20 Student/Child (0-23 years)
  • Last Day to Secure a T-Shirt: 10am on November 15 th , 2021

    Final Online Registration (November 30th - 10:00am on December 1st)

  • $35 Adult
  • $25 Student/Child (0-23 years)

    Same Day Registration (December 5th)

  • $35 Adult
  • $25 Student/Child (0-23 years)

Plus $3.00 Processing Fee

Form a team of five or more and receive $3 off per person when the 5th person registers. The first team member to register must create the team while registering and all additional team members must join the team while registering to receive their discount.

In Person Santa 5K Run and Walk

  • Sunday, December 5th , 2021 at 8:30am-10:15am
  • Same Day Registration
  • Packet Pickup
  • Photos with Santa
  • Line Up
  • 10:30 race begins!

Virtual Santa 5K Run and Walk

Registrants of the Santa Run & Walk can partake in the event virtually using the Race Joy app. Virtual Race begins Sunday, December 5 th , 2021 through Sunday, December 12 th at 11:59pm.

Packet Pickup Information

Packet Pickup within Eras Senior Network’s Community Room, Friday December 3 rd , 2021, 3pm to 6pm: Eras Senior Network located at 2607 N Grandview Blvd, Suite 150, Waukesha WI 53188. Please come to Door A on the south side of the office building, take the elevator to Floor 1, turn left off the elevator and follow the signs to Eras Senior Network Community Room.

Drive Up Packet Pickup outside Eras Senior Network, Saturday December 4 th , 2021, 10am to 1pm: Packet Pickup outside Eras Senior Network located at 2607 N Grandview Blvd, Suite 150, Waukesha WI 53188. Please come to Door A on the south side of the building and follow the signs.

2021 Shirt Design: Long-sleeved t-shirts available in size small to 3X


Updated Santa Run Route

Sponsorship Opportunities

Click here to learn about sponsorship opportunities for Santa Run.

Photo Credit: Diane Kosarzycki from MyChoice Wisconsin


Thank you to our 2023 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

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Silver Sponsors

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