Celebration in the Oaks Run/Walk
Are you worried about eating too much this holiday season? Here is one way to get rid of some of those calories. Why not join NOLA’s favorite holiday fun run on Saturday December 7th! The Allstate Sugar Bowl Celebration in the Oaks Run/Walk gives locals the chance to participate in one of the most festive holiday events in the country! This 2-mile course takes you through New Orleans City Park during their annual Celebration in the Oaks Light Display. That’s when the park is decorated with over 500,000 lights! The day is filled with hot cocoa, pictures with Santa, a holiday costume contest, and much more!
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What You Need To Know
The race, which begins in the late afternoon, is especially popular among families. Many of those running and walking this event do so with strollers or children right by their side. After the race, participants can enjoy free refreshments and complimentary entry into the walking tour of the beautifully decorated Botanical Garden, Storyland and Carousel Gardens, before the gates are open to the general public!