It’s about that time of year to start thinking about the great family event that will top the year of 2017! This year we will celebrate the 40th year of this popular event. Registrations will only be accepted on-line or by mail only from October 11-November 5. Register on line at www.glastonbury-ct.gov/santasrun. Registration forms can be downloaded from the same website. Race numbers will be picked up on race day. The first 150 to pre-register will receive a free long sleeve shirt. Interested participants may order a dri-fit shirt (pre-order only) on-line until November 5th for $20. The race will be held Sunday, December 3rd, Snowdate, December 10th, Co sponsored with Quality Name Plate, Inc. and Farmington Bank. The run starts at 12:00 noon at the Glastonbury High School. The entry fee is $10.00 per runner through November 5th. November 6th-December 1st, the fee is $15.00. Registration on the day of race is $20.00. Register early and be eligible for the 40 Days of Raffle Prizes promotion on Facebook! Special merchandise prizes will also be awarded randomly through a raffle on race day. A special Costume Division is featured at this event. Come dressed in your wildest Christmas costume and enjoy the holiday spirit. Computerized disposable chip timing by The Last Mile Racing LLC. A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit the Glastonbury Fuel Bank. For further information, call the Parks and Recreation office (860)652-7679.