Santa 5K at Cordata

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Join us and run, skip, or walk this Santa themed 5K at the fabulous Cordata Park. Participants are welcome to run as fast as humanly possible or take an hour while enjoying a coffee and chat with friends. Costumes are not a requirement, but they do enhance the experience by 28.5%. All participants will receive a one size fits most “Santa hat”.


Sunday, December 18, 2022

Start: 11 a.m.

Registration closes on December 14. No registration on day of race.


Cordata Community Park
4510 Cordata Parkway

Packet Pick-up (ID Required)

Packet Pick-up

BBay Running (1431 State St.): Friday, December 16, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Late Packet Pick-up

Cordata Park (4510 Cordata Parkway): Sunday, December 18, 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Please Note: 

  • This program is non-refundable
  • ID required at check-in



Male and Female: 4<, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+



Please park in designated areas only. Better yet – ride your bike!

  • Cordata Park (4510 Cordata Parkway)
  • Infusion Solutions (477 W. Horton Road)
  • Peace Health Cordata South (4465 Cordata Parkway)
  • Vander Giessen Dental Care (4540 Cordata Parkway)
  • Kestrel Engineering Group (4370 Cordata Parkway)
  • Galley Syre (465 W. Stuart Road)

You can pick up someone else’s packet provided you have a signed note from them.

We do allow WELL behaved dogs to attend, along with their BETTER behaved adults.

See above links to the course maps.

Dress your best and you may win cool swag, or a gift card to one of Bellingham’s many local businesses! Take pictures and tag us at #bellinghamparks and we’ll heart your best pictures.

Click the blue registration button above, Let us know if you run into any issues at (360) 778-7000 or

No idea, it appears to be a combination of magic and technology embedded in your bib (number). However it’s done, your time starts when you cross the starting line and finishes when you cross the finish line. If you don’t cross one or both of those lines chaos ensues and you do not get timed.

  • The top 3 male and female in each race receive an award.
  • Results will be listed for each division by gender and age.
  • Draw prizes will be handed out after the event.

Results will be posted on-line at the following:

If there are issues with results please contact Billy Reeves at




Billy Reeves
Recreation Coordinator
(360) 778-7000

P​ark and Recreation Contact Information​​​

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