Fun Run FAQ

• Is there a fee?
Yes:
Registration: February 1 - April 6, 2018
*Fee for SFS Residents:
Adults - $7
Children (ages 5 -17) - $3
*Residents must obtain discount coupons at the GVNC, 9255 Pioneer Blvd. in Santa Fe Springs.

Fee for non-residents:
Adults - $10
Children (ages 5 -17) - $5

Purchase tickets online at Event Brite at:

• Do I have to be an avid runner/walker to participate?

Absolutely not! This race is meant to be fun so come ready to have fun with your friends and family.  

• Can I run with people?

Yes! You can create a team for your group.

• What do I get with my registration?

An event t-shirt and a finisher's medal, and chip timing.

• Can I run/walk with a stroller and my kids?

Yes you may; however, for the safety of our runners, all runners/walkers with strollers will be asked to please move to the back.

• Can I run with my dog (or any other pet)?

For the safety of our runners/walkers and animal friends, animals are not allowed at this race.  

• How far is this race?

The route is a 5K -- approximately 3.1 miles. 


• Will I get lost?

Of course not! There will be plenty of staff and volunteers along the route to guide you.

• Where and what time should I check-in?

Pre-race pick-up will take place on April 16-20, 2018 at Gus Velasco Neighborhood Center, 9255 Pioneer Blvd., Santa Fe Springs.

• What do I need to check-in?

You will need a valid ID. 

• I was not able to register online.  Can I register in person?

Yes, but please arrive early.  We will take walk-in registrations from 6:00 a.m. to 7 a.m. ONLY!

• What do I do after the run/walk?

Please join us for the Health & Wellness Resource Fair at the Town Center Plaza.

• Is this a timed race?

Yes. Try to beat your previous time or set a new personal record.

• Will there be an award ceremony?

YES! Awards will be provided to top 3 finishers in each age category.

• Is there an age limit to participate?

Everyone is welcome to participate; however, children 14 and under must run/walk with a parent/legal guardian.  Groups of children running/walking together from specific schools must have been registered by a parent/legal guardian.

• What about costumes?

YES! Please dress up as your favorite Superhero! Fun and creative costumes are highly encouraged for this race! Explicit costumes are not allowed.

• What if I have an ADA need?

Please contact us immediately with your ADA needs.

• Can I check-in my bag?

Unfortunately, no.  We will not be responsible for any lost and/or damaged items. 

If you have any other questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at sfsfunrun@santafesprings.org and we'll quickly reply!  Thank you!