Race Preview: 2018 Jingle Bell Jog 5k (Lincoln City)

Holiday Race season is here! If you are looking for a fun race at the coast this year, the 2018 Jingle Bell Jog 5k Run/Walk is coming up on December 15th for it’s 6th year.

The race takes place at the Lincoln City Community Center and is hosted by the Lincoln City Parks & Recreation Department. It’s a great race for all abilities and ages. Runners, walkers, joggers, babies in strollers, and even family pets are welcome! Costumes are not required but highly encouraged. You’ll be given bells so you can jingle all the way to the finish line.

There will be plenty of parking available to you at the Community Center. Check in and day of race registration will start at 8:30AM on race day and continue until the race begins at 9:30AM (SHARP!) The course is an out-and-back on the paved “Head to Bay” sideway/trail along NE 22nd and West Devils Lake Road.

This event will happen rain or shine, and though it will likely be a cold one, you’ll have hot chocolate and coffee to look forward to at the finish line.

This race is a very affordable way to get a run in before all the Christmas cookies or after the Thanksgiving stuffing at only $15 so come on out!


What: 2018 Jingle Bell Jog 5k Run/Walk

When: Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at 9:30AM

Where: Lincoln City Community Center (2150 NE Oar Place, Lincoln City, OR 97367)

Cost: $15 without shirt, $25 with shirt. Cost increases $5 on day of race.

Register: Here 

Packet Pick-Up: Begins 8:30AM on race day at the Community Center.

About Author

I'm the owner of Healthy Girl Fitness and I'm a personal trainer, certified AFAA group exercise instructor, and an RRCA certified running coach in SW Portland. I am also the mother of two young boys and am on the board at my youngest son's school. I led a relatively inactive life throughout my 20's until I discovered the world of fitness and running. I ran my first marathon in 2006 and haven't looked back since.

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