What better way to celebrate Christmas than by dressing up as Santa and taking on a festive 5k!

A group of runners finishing the Santa Dash

Date:  Sunday 1 December


  • 9am – Entertainment and fun
  • 10am – Santa Dash begins

Venue:  Danson Park, Danson Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 8HL

Distance: 5k

Registration Fees:

  • Adults £10
  • Children (5-15 years) £5 – all children must run with an adult who is also registered to take part
  • Family (2 adults & 2 children (5-15 years) – advance booking only) £25
  • Your registration fees include a Santa suit and medal

Please note:

Advanced registration will close at 12pm on Monday 25 November – unless we sell-out before then.

Once you have registered you will receive everything you need, including that all-important sponsorship form and your Santa suit voucher, 4 weeks before the event.

Our Santa Dash has quickly become part of the Christmas tradition for many families!

A family taking part in the Santa Dash

Family, friends and colleagues walk, jog, run, dance and even hula-hoop their way around the 5k route. At the end, everyone receives a medal and a warm welcome as they cross the festive finish line.

With only 1,000 places available we can’t wait to fill Danson Park with Santas!

By taking on this festive fun run, you will not only be guaranteed a morning full of fun, but you will be raising vital funds to help ensure we can be here to care for people this Christmas; you’ll be helping local families to spend quality time together, making special memories that will last a life-time.

So, what are you waiting for? Sign up now and make the Hospice Santa Dash one of your Christmas traditions!

If you’re keen to get fundraising already, you can set up an online fundraising page by visiting Just Giving or Virgin Money Giving  If you would like us to send you a paper sponsorship form, please email fundraising@gbch.org.uk.

Santa Dash is kindly sponsored by TG Baynes Solicitors

Get in touch

For all your Santa Dash questions get in touch with the Fundraising team on 020 8319 9230 or emailing fundraising@gbch.org.uk

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