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Parking

Reindeer Parking

A limited number of parking spaces are available within walking or biking distance to the site on a first come, first serve basis. Here is a list of options:

  • Surface lots off of Walton Park Lane & Browns Hill Court near The Goddard School & MEDI Weightloss Clinic (0.3 miles from the start/finish area)
  • First Citizens Bank off of Midlothian Tpke. (0.3 miles from the start/finish area)
  • The Millworks at the Green (0.4 miles from the start/finish area)
  • Sycamore Vet Hospital (0.5 miles from the start/finish area)
  • Village Bank offices (0.5 miles from the start/finish area)
  • Midlothian Middle School (0.7 mile from the start/finish area)
  • Sycamore Presbyterian Church (0.75 miles from the start/finish area)
  • JB Watkins Elementary (1 mile from the start/finish area)
  • Midlothian Family YMCA (1 mile from the start/finish area)
  • Kings Way Community Church (1.3 miles from the start/finish area)
  • Midlothian High School (1.5 miles from the start/finish area)

The Millworks at the Green is the official rideshare drop off and pickup location.

Polar Express Shuttle & Additional Parking

Hop aboard the Polar Express, our complimentary shuttle service, for a short ride to help you get from the parking lots at Brightpoint Community College to the North Pole at Mid-Lothian Mines Park. The Polar Express will run continuously from *4:00pm to 9:00pm. Strollers can be accommodated on the Polar Express.

Polar Express Shuttle Pickup & Parking
Brightpoint Community College – Lots A, B, and D
800 Charter Colony Pkwy, Midlothian, VA 23114
Note: Please use the Greenway Crossing Drive entrance off of Charter Colony Pkwy

* Limited shuttle service will begin at 2:15pm for the Twilight 1-Mile Kids Run

We recommend catching the shuttle no later than 5:30pm to arrive in time for the 6:00pm start.

Rideshare Drop Off & Pickup

Taking a Lyft or Uber ride? You can use the The Millworks at the Green as the official rideshare drop off and pickup location.

North Pole Guidelines

  • NO ALCOHOL may be consumed before the event.
  • You may NOT bring outside alcohol.
  • Minimum Age to run or walk is 4. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
  • Strollers, Joggers, Wagons and Backpacks – Strollers, joggers and carriers are permitted but if you are using one of these things to take children along the course, please be sure to sign the waiver for the child at packet pickup and receive your stroller tag. The tag must be attached in plain view on the stroller/jogger/carrier, etc., before you are allowed on the course.
  • No dogs allowed – For the safety of all participants, dogs are not allowed in the event.

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