The California Great Santa Stroll is an annual holiday event held in Hermosa Beach, California. It is a festive and family-friendly event that encourages participants to dress up as Santa Claus and walk or run along the Hermosa Beach Strand.
The event typically takes place on a weekend in early December and is organized by the local chamber of commerce. Participants can register for the Santa Stroll in advance, and the registration fee includes a Santa Claus suit, complete with hat and beard.
The Santa Stroll begins and ends at the Hermosa Beach Pier, with a scenic route along the beach and the Strand. The course is approximately 3 kilometers long and is suitable for all ages and fitness levels.
During the Santa Stroll, participants can enjoy the beautiful ocean views, holiday decorations, and live music. After the event, there is a festive after-party at a local restaurant or bar, where participants can enjoy food, drinks, and holiday cheer.
The California Great Santa Stroll is a beloved holiday tradition in Hermosa Beach and is a great way to get into the holiday spirit while enjoying the beautiful beach scenery.