"Santa Stampede" in Orleans on Saturday

Registration 9:00 a.m., race starts at 10:30 a.m.

Join the Stampede! The Santa Stampede 5K & Family Fun Run is held throughout scenic East Orleans. Kick off your holidays at our festival fun run! This year registrants will receive a long-sleeve t-shirt, as well as the same top-notch timing, a gift bag with goodies from our sponsors, and finish line expo with vendors and food.


  • Join our famous Holiday Costume Contest for runners! Win one of our fabulous prize packages!
  • All registrants will receive a race logo shirt with their entry.
  • A fun and festive atmosphere with more than 10 vendors.
  • Indulge in a special lunch menu and famous Bloody Mary’s by the Barley Neck Inn after the race.
  • Fully supported course with an aid station.
  • Runners and walkers welcome.
  • A safe course free from vehicular traffic, with medics on hand.
  • Gift certificate awards from Marathon Sports.
  • Stay warm in The Barley Neck Inn before the race.
  • Professional timing.
  • Pre and post race entertainment by DJ Matty Dread.


  • Fastest Mr. Claus, Ms. Claus & Mini Claus, Overall Fastest in Holiday Costume: Male & Female, Overall Fastest Military & First Responder: Male & Female, Holiday Costume Contest Winner (Bib required). All 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in the following age categories receive a ticket for our Red Sack Prize Raffle! 13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+


  • The race will be staged from The Barley Neck Inn, in East Orleans. The Barley Neck Inn is located at 5 Beach Rd. East Orleans. Parking will be at the Federated Church of Orleans, 162 Main St. E. Orleans. A warm shuttle will be provided for you.

Avoid The Rush!
Pre-race Packet Pickup and Registration
Marathon Sports, W. Yarmouth. Friday: 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Marathon Sports
484 Station Ave.
W. Yarmouth, MA 02664

Race Day Registration, Packet Pickup and Event Timeline

  • 9:00 AM – Race day registration and packet pick-up begins
  • 10:00 AM – Free kid’s run
  • 10:30 AM – 5K start
  • 11:30 AM – Awards & Post Race Party

Route: The Barley Neck Inn, Start/Finish

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