Get ready to jingle all the way through Christmas in the Park at the "Jingle Bell Trot" on Tuesday, November 28th, starting at 5:00 pm! Grab your running shoes, don your jingle bells, and join us at Christmas in the Park at Freeman Lake Park for a festive, fun-filled evening of running, all in the spirit of giving.
Date: Tuesday, November 28th
Time: Race begins at 5:00 pm
Packet Pickup: Opens at 4:00 pm
Location: Christmas in the Park, Freeman Lake Park
Race Course & Time Limit: The Jingle Bell Trot will take you through the enchanting Christmas in the Park at Freeman Lake Park. Enjoy the twinkling lights, holiday decorations, and the joyful spirit of the season as you run. All participants must complete the course by 5:50 pm. If you can't finish in time, don't worry – a shuttle van will escort you back to the finish line, ensuring everyone's safety.
Fundraising for Literacy: The Jingle Bell Trot is not just about racing; it's about making a difference in our community. We are raising funds for book vending machines to support our local elementary schools. Literacy is one of our 7 areas of focus, and your participation will help us provide valuable resources to young readers.
Day of Event: $35
Kids 12 and under can participate for FREE per Santa's request.
All registered runners will receive a special finishers' medal, making this event even more memorable.
Santa's Special Appearance: Guess who's making a special trip to join us at the finish line? Santa Claus himself! After crossing the finish line, gather around for a Hot Cocoa and Cookies party to celebrate your achievement and enjoy the holiday spirit.
Awards: Awards will be presented to the Top 3 Male and Female runners in two categories:
Under 18 years of age
18 and over
Join us for a heartwarming evening of running, giving, and spreading holiday cheer at the Jingle Bell Trot. Your participation will not only create wonderful memories but also support a great cause. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to make a positive impact on our community. See you at Freeman Lake Park on November 28th!