Sunday, December 18, 2016

Giving you more this Christmas…The Caribbean Christmas 5k race, Reggae Music, 5″ Globe Finisher Medal, Fractured Prune Doughnuts, Incredible Swag… Don’t miss this one!

The Caribbean Christmas 5k starts at 8:00am on Sunday, December 18, 2016. You’ll run a beautiful course through the streets of Chandler Arizona. Lots of free parking in the area! Enjoy an event packed with good friends, great music, fun volunteers and of course all the typical goodies you would find at a first class race! Costumes and fun are encouraged, Grinches are not.

Results Photos

Online Registration is Closed

You can still register at Packet Pickup on Saturday from 1-4pm at Murphy’s Law Irish Pub (details below), or on race morning from 6:30-7:30am.

Join us for the Virtual Option

$25.00 $10.00

Sponsors & Partners

Saturday Packet Pickup Added!

We’re excited to announce that Murphy’s Law Irish Pub will be hosting our packet pickup on Saturday from 1-4pm.  Come check in for the race, pick up your packet and shirt, and then stay for some great food and beverages!

Show your bib on Saturday to save 10% on Food and drinks!  On Sunday, save 15% with your bib!

Location: 58 S San Marcos Pl, Chandler, AZ 85225 or use this Map Link

What You Get at the Race

Bring your running club, invite your family, grab your friends, it’s going to be a Caribbean Christmas! Offering a 5K run/walk…there’s something for everyone!

  • Caribbean Christmas Finisher Medal… you’ll want to show off this high quality bling at your company Christmas party! And yes, even the 5K participants will receive one of the largest finishing medals around!
  • Awesome Caribbean Christmas Hoodie or Long Sleeve Tech shirt!
  • Incredible race experience brought to you by 131 Event Productions!
  • Post race Donuts from Fractured Prune Doughnuts
  • Professionally chip-timed event featuring the MyLaps Bibtags disposable chip timing system. Results available immediately following your run on screen or by text message.
  • Cool finisher awards for overall and age groups
  • Lots of professional photos posted within hours of the race; FREE to download as always… and no watermarks!
  • Custom Caribbean Christmas Race Bib

2016 Finisher Medal


The 2016 Caribbean Christmas finisher medal is bigger and better than last year! It’s grown to 5″ and features a “sand globe” complete with a mini surf board for our Caribbean Santa!

2016 Lightweight Hoodie

Add a lightweight race hoodie, it’s the same style and quality of our Lucky Clover Run hoodie!

2016 Long Sleeve Tech Shirt

Choose a tech shirt instead of the hoodie, long sleeve high quality shirt by Sport-Tek

Cool Swag

Choose to add a quarter zip training jacket this year, just right for those long runs!

Race Details

Schedule & Location

Race Day Schedule

  • 6:30am-7:30am: Race Day Packet Pickup, on site at the race start area
  • 8:00am: 5K Start
  • Awards will begin immediately following each event. Overall awards will be presented when the top finishers are posted, Age Group awards will be presented and can be claimed at any time after winners are finalized.  We do our best to present awards as soon as possible so our racers can move on to their other holiday activities.
  • 9:15am: Course Closes

Start/Finish Location

  • The 2016 Race will start and finish at the Chandler Downtown Stage Park
    • 178 E Commonwealth Ave, Chandler AZ 85225
    • Map Link


Registration Pricing

Register Now on

Online registration will close at 7:00pm on December 15th.


All finishers will receive the Coveted Caribbean Christmas Finisher Medal… one of the largest 5k medals in the region!

Age Group & Overall Awards

  • Overall Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers
  • Top 3 male and female in the following age groups: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60+
Course Information

Use our interactive course maps on

5K Course

On Course Water Stop

UPDATED:  The water stop on the course will be at the midpoint of the course providing water and Gatorade.