How does the race work, what’s the distance, and how long is it?
This year, we’ll have 2 routes: one approximately 3 km through Gamla Stan as usual and an extended 6 km route via Skeppsholmen. Start and finish are in Kungsträdgården by the main stage.
When does the race start?
Gathering in Kungsträdgården at 11:00, and the race starts shortly after.
How do I register?
Tickets are available from November 22 on www.stockholmsantarun.com and Billetto.
Will Stockholm Santa Run take place in other cities in Sweden?
Unfortunately, not this year. We plan to expand next year.
How do I register and what’s included?
Register on Billetto, choose a ticket with or without a Santa costume. All participants receive a medal and a Sthlm Santa Run bag.
When is the race?
Sunday, December 17, 2023.
Where and when can I pick up my Santa costume?
Collect your start kit and costume on December 16 between 9.00-15.00 at Jussipaviljongen in Kungsträdgården.
What if I can’t pick up my kit on December 16th?
Ideally, collect it on the specified date. If not possible, pick it up on the race morning, December 17, 9:00 – 10:30 at Jussipaviljongen, Kungsträdgården.
What if I don’t buy a Santa costume from Stockholm Santa Run?
Not mandatory; you’re welcome to get one on your own.
Where exactly in Kungsträdgården is the gathering?
Everyone gathers at the main stage at 11:00.
Can I bring my pet?
Yes, Stockholm Santa Run is for everyone, including pets.
What’s the age requirement?
All ages are welcome. Participants under 14 must be accompanied by a guardian, and all children must register for safety.
Can my friends and family come to watch?
Certainly, we love supporters! Just stay off the course for safety.
How do I get to Kungsträdgården?
Walk from Central Station or take the blue metro line, bus, or Tvärbana to Kungsträdgården.
Is there timing for the race?
No, in Stockholm Santa Run, we’re all winners!
Is there bag storage?
No, unfortunately, there’s no bag storage on-site.
Where can I change into my Santa costume?
We recommend wearing your costume to Kungsträdgården or putting it on over your outerwear.
What if I bought a ticket but can’t attend?
You can add cancellation protection at ticket purchase. Transferring the ticket to someone else is possible via Billetto.
Can someone else pick up my kit/costume?
Yes, they need your ticket, and if you’re a student, show a student ID + ID.
I can’t participate; can I donate money instead?
Yes, choose donation when buying a ticket or swish any amount to 123 095 7167 (Together We Make A Change).
Can I pay with Swish?
Yes, you can pay via Swish or Klarna.
Contact and press
You are welcome to contact us for any questions about the event or how to become a partner to Stockholm Santa Run.