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The Fort Lauderdale Jingle Bell Jog 5K is an annual running event that champions all things associated with the festive winter holidays… Jingle Bells, Santa, Mistletoe, Egg Nog, Reindeer, Elves! Most events give out a shirt with your entry; not this event! All participants will receive a Santa Suit costume! You will also receive a pair of Jingle Bells to tie to your running shoes! The sights and sounds of running Santas will take over Fort Lauderdale Beach & A1A! All finishers will be treated with a Holiday themed medal!


event details

Event Date: Sunday, December 24, 2023
LocationLas Olas Oceanside Park, 3000 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
5K Start Time: 8:00AM
Little Elf Dashes: 9:15AM

packet pickup

All participants will need to pick up their race bibs prior to heading to the Start Line.  Please have your ID’s with you when picking up! Your timing chip will be affixed to the back of your bib. Below are the different options available for packet pick-up:

Friday, Dec. 23RD- from 12pm (noon) – 5pm

  • TBD

Saturday, Dec. 23rd – from 12pm (noon) – 5pm

  • TBD


Sunday, Dec. 24th – RACE MORNING

5:45am – 7:45am @ Las Olas Oceanside Park, 3000 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

the course

The Course of the Jingle Bell Jog 5K will feature a scenic loop course on the beach utilizing A1A! The Start & Finish Line will take place at Las Olas Oceanside Park at 3000 E. Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale Florida.

View the Course Map Below:


Parking for the event will be available at various beach lots located in the area. Please Consider Carpooling. Plan to arrive early to park as there will be congestion in the area. 

Below is a list of options:

  • Las Olas Parking Garage – 200 Las Olas Circle, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
  • South Beach Lot – 1100 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316, 400 spots,
    0.2 Miles from the Start

*Standard city parking rates will apply

Carpooling is Strongly Recommended!


water stop / aid station

There will be a water stop at approximately Mile 1 & 2 of the course.  Additionally the Finish area will feature water, food, and holiday themed refreshments!

the medal