Santa Hustle Indianapolis Half Marathon & 5k

Sunday, December 3, 2023 Indianapolis, IN

Santa Hustle Indianapolis Half Marathon & 5k in Indianapolis, IN

If you’re ready to jingle all the way to the finish line this Holiday season, be sure to register for the highly anticipated Santa Hustle Indianapolis Half Marathon and 5k. 

Taking place alongside White River in White River State Park, this half marathon course does comprise an abundance of natural scenery, much of which will be frozen over with beautiful white snow and ice. 

This two-forked river is amongst Indiana’s main attractions, making it a great location for the Santa Hustle to be hosted! 

Starting and finishing in White River State Park on 801 W Washington Street, the Santa Hustle Indianapolis is a looping half marathon course that begins at 9:00 a.m along the White River before crossing Washington Street at mile 6.

Onward, it’s onto White River Parkway Drive still remaining alongside White River where runners will ultimately loop around it in pursuit of Indiana State Musuem at mile 9. Finally, it’s one more loop around Indiana University School of Medicine before heading toward the finish. 

All registrants will be  receiving a ton for complimentary event swag! From a white full-zip hoodie and a Christmas-themed headband to a finisher’s medal that you can hang up on your wall to celebrate your accomplishment.

With cookie and candy aid stations throughout this course, the Santa Hustle in Indianapolis really brings the holiday energy, making it a race to remember for years to come! 

Race Weather & Climate

On December 3 in Indianapolis, Indiana, you can expect the early days of winter. The average high temperature for this date is typically around 46°F (8°C), providing cool and sometimes chilly conditions. The average low temperature at night drops to approximately 30°F (-1°C). December is part of the winter season in Indianapolis, and the city experiences an average precipitation of 3.09 inches, often including some snowfall.

Santa Hustle Indianapolis Half Marathon Race Results

Santa Hustle Indianapolis Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the Santa Hustle Indianapolis Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 9:00 AM EST.


To reserve your spot in the 2023 Santa Hustle Indianapolis Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

Online registration closed.

Santa Hustle Indianapolis Half Marathon Race Website

Santa Hustle Indianapolis Half Marathon Website

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