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Jingle Bell Run Half Marathon and 5K

Jingle Bell Run Half Marathon and 5K
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12/15/2017 6:55 AM
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Results from the 2017 Jingle Bell Run can be found at https://runsignup.com/Race/Results/?raceId=54122&#resultSetId-105358

Join us for the 3rd Annual Jingle Bell Run Half-Marathon and 5K on Saturday, December 16th starting in Downtown Monroe.

The Half Marathon will begin near the River Market on the beautiful Ouachita River. It will wind its way through historical Downtown Monroe on its way through the Garden District passing many historical sites such as Layton Castle, Cooley House, Masur Museum of Art, and The Biedenharn Museum and Gardens along the route. 

The 5K will begin near the River Market and take you through historical downtown. Thank you to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana for sponsorship of the races. 

Registration and early packet pickup (4-7 p.m. on Friday evening) will be inside the Monroe Chamber of Commerce located at 212 Walnut Street, Suite 100.

Race Day Schedule, Saturday, December 16th:

6:30 a.m.-7:45 a.m.-Packet Pick-Up

6:30 a.m.-7:45 a.m. Race Day Registration

8:00 a.m.-13.1 Half Marathon Begins

8:30 a.m.-5K Run/Walk Begins

10:30 a.m.-Awards Ceremony 5K

11:30 a.m.-Awards Ceremony Half Marathon

**Walker are welcomed for the Half Marathon & 5K; however, security will only be provided until 11:30 a.m.

Entry Fee: 

Half Marathon

$75 through November 25, 2017

$85 from November 26, 2017 through December 15, 2017

$95-Race Day Registration


$25 through November 25, 2017

$30 from November 26, 2017 through December 15, 2017

$35 Race Day 

*Dry Fit Shirts Guaranteed for Half Marathon (Long Sleeve) & 5K (Short Sleeve) if signed up on or before December 1, 2017. 

NO GUARANTEE on shirts if signed up after December 1, 2017.

***All Registration Discounts Will Show At Checkout Screen.***  You may pay online with small convenience fee added to cover credit card processing fees or mail your payment to Louisiana Purchase Council, 2405 Oliver Road, Monroe, LA 71201)


All participaints will receive a participation medal. Male & Female 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place age groups in 5-year increments. 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19...up to 70 & Over.

Proceeds From Race Benefit

Will benefit the approximately 5,000 Scouting youth in Northeast & Central Louisiana through our At-Risk Program, Scholarships to Camp T.L. James & Camp Attakapas, direct & indirect support.  

$30.00 per 5K Entry Fee
$85.00 per Half Marathon Entry Fee
Early Discount
Before 11/26/2017 a discount of $5.00 will apply to all 5K Entry Fee Registrants.
Before 11/26/2017 a discount of $10.00 will apply to all Half Marathon Entry Fee Registrants.


Monroe Service Center: 2405 Oliver Road , Monroe, Louisiana 71201 

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