2019 Jingle Bell 5k Run & Walk

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Race event is timed by Bishop’s Events, LLC.  Race Director questions can be sent to Lynne Kritter at ekritter@aol.com

Points count towards 5k & Back of the Pack Series.  Find more info about the series here.

Jingle Bell (8th Annual) 5K Run and Walk


THE COURSE: Enjoy the holiday season with our Jingle Bell (8th Annual)  5K Run/Walk through the beautiful & historic town of “Little” Washington, VA. The indoor venue, the town & the holiday fun all come together to make this run one of the years best!

JINGLE BELLS: Will be provided to all participants!

HOSTED BY: the Rappahannock County Sheriff’s Children’s Foundation

TO BENEFIT: The Rappahannock Sherriff’s Children’s Foundation” “Shop with a Deputy” program

DATE: Saturday, December 21, 2019 (rain or shine)

LOCATION: The Washington School, 567 Mt. Salem Ave, Washington, VA

From Warrenton, take Rt. 211 West to Washington, VA. Turn right on Rt. 626 (Mt. Salem Ave.) The Washington School is the 2nd driveway on the right.)

REGISTRATION: Race day registration starting at 7:45 a.m.
5K walk starts at 8:45 a.m.
5K RUN (RACE) starts at 9:00 a.m.

$25 pre-register 5K RACE (T-shirts guaranteed for preregistered)
$30 race day 5K RACE

Chip timing: only 5K RUN/RACERS will be timed.

Awards: to 5K RUN/RACERS top male & female finishers, and top 3 M/F finishers in 10-year age groups


$20 pre-register WALK (T-shirts guaranteed for preregistered)

$25 race day 5K WALK

WALKERS will not be timed or receive awards.  All participants eligible for door prizes.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING: A great attitude, holiday spirit and wear and run/walk in your holiday attire! A perfect place to show off your crazy holiday sweater!

Door Prizes! Refreshments, Holiday Music!  Paved course, strollers and leashed dogs welcome.


INFORMATION: Race directors: Lynne Kritter 540-219-2671 (ekritter@aol.com) or Amy Burnett 540-675-3873 (runningpine44@gmail.com)

EVENT CANCELLATION:   There is NO rain/icing/snow date. In case of inclement weather, management reserves the right to cancel/alter/modify the race/course for safety concerns. In any case there will be No Refunds of race entry fees. Each athlete must accept any such risk of their entry fee paid. There is no complimentary race entry to a future race. All monies collected are used to develop and produce the event, including all race supplies, staffing, and administration. We pledge to make every effort to produce a fair, safe and exciting event for all. Any decision we make to go forth with the race is based on the overall event safety. We will post a status update on our Facebook page morning of the event.