SM – Venice Christmas Run : December 11th!


The 33rd annual Santa Monica-Venice Christmas Run will be held this Saturday, Dec. 11th. The “fast and flat” 10k starts at 7:30am, with a 5k at 9:15 and kids run at 10:15.

Christmas Run

Street closures (Saturday only)
6 am – 11 am: Pacific Ave. between Navy Street and So. Venice Blvd. (with some openings at selected times between 7:50 and 8:45am)

6 am – 10 am: So. Venice Blvd. between Pacific Ave. and Lincoln Blvd.

6 am – 10 am: Abbot Kinney Blvd. between So. Venice Blvd. and Washington Blvd.
Residents West of Pacific Ave. and between Navy Street and South Venice Blvd. will be able to exit or enter across Pacific Ave. at these times, with the aid of LA Department of Transportation officers: Before 7 am, between 7:50 am and 8:45 am, and after 9:50 am.
Streets will be controlled by the LAPD and LADOT. Emergency vehicles will be allowed to pass at any time.