White River Park, Sat July 13, 2019

Ho! Ho! Ho!

How about some Christmas Spirit this summer? Join many other festive runners this July in downtown Indianapolis starting at the White River Park for the  annual Christmas in July Half Marathon and 5K!

Indianapolis, Sat July 13, 2019

Hit the paths of White River State Park for a super-fun and festive course with the start and finish at the Washington Street bridge. The Half Marathon route is about 60% shaded for an awesome 13.1 miles in July.

Don’t miss the fun!

Half-Marathon or 5K

Not feeling up to a half-marathon, then choose the 5K option and you can still join in on our Christmas-In-July party.

The races start and finish in White River State Park. Start time for the Half Marathon is planned for 7:00am. The 5K begins at 7:30am.

Review the 2018 routes below at MapMyRun and download their app for turn-by-turn instructions on your phone.  These routes are subject to change in 2019 due to the City or construction.

Half-Marathon Route
5K Route

Packet pick up to be announced later.

Your Presents

After the Run

  • Free pint of beer (for 21+ years of age)
  • Cool wraps, soda, Flavor Ice, fruit
  • And more snacks after you finish

The Bling

Our medals and shirts are the best ever! We went out of our way to custom design race medals that are unlike any other you’ve ever seen! Our shirts are very comfortable tech shirts.

You’ve never seen medals like the ones we give out!

Expect the coolest race medals ever! For 2019, Santa will be on a paddle board with 13 blinking lights. The 5K medal will have 5 blinking lights.

Here are the 2017 and 2018 half-marathon finisher’s medals as examples:


These are the most comfortable t-shirts ever!

Made of flexible and breathable fabric, this is the design of the 2018 shirt.



We are all about giving and the following charities are being supported by a generous donation from proceeds of this race.


Please thank our sponsors by checking them out and patronizing their business.

White Claw Hard Seltzer Upland Brewery Top Golf Hello Fresh

If you want to join our prestigious list of sponsors, visit our sponsor page.