Join us for the 2018 Downtown Santa Ana (DTSA) 5K Run! This free community event will take place on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The day will begin promptly at 8:00 a.m. with the start of the 5K run and walk at the corner of Main and Fourth Streets in Downtown Santa Ana. The event is free of charge and open to runners and walkers of all levels. Test your endurance and speed as you pass by Santa Ana’s historical landmarks including the Orange County Courthouse, Eddie West Stadium and Old City Hall. First, second and third place winners will receive a custom plaque and participants will receive a custom medal to commemorate the event*. Post –race refreshments and healthy snacks will be provided to race participants. Those interested in participating are encouraged to pre-register for an opportunity to receive a free event t-shirt**.

All participants are required to pick up their bibs at Plaza Calle Cuatro on the corner of 4th and French St. on Friday, October 19, 2018 between 4:00pm and 8:00pm. Parking for the event and for bib pick-up is available at the structure on 5th and Spurgeon.


After the 5K run, runners and all event attendees are invited to stay and visit the Health Resource Fair taking place between 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Local health and wellness organizations will be handing out free giveaways, discount coupons to classes or services and sharing exciting information on available community resources to stay fit, healthy and thriving in Santa Ana! Booth spaces are still available for health organizations who would like to participate in the Fair. Join your family, friends and neighbors to run and or walk the course and take part in the resource fair. You will not want to miss this great community event!

The goal of the City of Santa Ana’s Parks, Recreation and Community Services Agency is to promote health, fitness and nutrition through classes, programs, and special events for the community. Our mission is to encourage active lifestyles and bridge generational, cultural, and socioeconomic boundaries through health and wellness.

*Plaques will be provided to the first, second and third place winners in both the men and women’s divisions. Participant medals will be provided while supplies last.

**Event t-shirts are provided to pre-registered participants only, while supplies last.

5K Run Online Registration  (FREE registration for all runners and walkers)

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For those who have registered, please arrive early to pick up your race materials.


2017 Race Results

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