Canadian will be hosting a variety of fun activities here in town on Dec. 5 to kick off the Christmas season, among them, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s first-ever Canadian Santa Claus Shuffle 5K Run and Elf Walk. The first 45 participants will receive a long-sleeve race shirt. Chamber board member and event organizer Lawana Pulliam said, “This is not a timed raced. Come dressed for the occasion in your best Santa and/or elf attire. There could be some prizes for our most festive characters! Stay after the race for donuts, coffee, water, and juice.” To request a registration form, contact Pulliam by calling 806.382.7395. She invites you to spread the word among your friends. “When we are not running,” Lawana added, “we will encourage social distancing and masks. Keep your eyes open for more information about all of the other festivities we will be offering throughout the day on Dec. 5!” The walk/run will start at 8 am, and will begin and end at Sunset Park. All participants must pay a $25 registration fee and are welcome to stay after the race for refreshments.