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Edinburgh Christmas Festival Runs

Bring your family, friends and workmates and enjoy what has been described as Edinburgh’s Premier Christmas running event. With a 5k, 10k and Junior Christmas 1,500m Fun Run on offer, there’s something for all to enjoy.

Edinburgh Christmas Runs


Distance: 10k and 5k

Date and start time: Sunday 1 December from 9:30am

Location: Inverleith Park, Edinburgh EH3 5PA

Age requirements: 11 years or older for the 5k, 15 years or older for the 10k

Registration fee: £15-26


To find out more and to register, click on the ‘Get a place’ button.

Please note, by clicking on the link you will be taken to the individual race organiser’s website where you will be subject to their terms and conditions.


We’re here to support you every step of the way.

We can give you your very own running vest, training tips and hints and help you to smash your fundraising goal.

We’d love to hear from you. Contact the fundraising team via email or call us on 0800 056 2424.


If you are keen to challenge yourself or take another step out of your comfort zone, why not take a look at some of our other amazing events.

From skydiving to trail running – on your own or as part of a team. Whatever event you choose, feel the excitement, be inspired and feel great knowing that you’re making a difference raising money to support your Civil Service community.

Event details
01 Dec 2024
Where Edinburgh
Fee £15-26