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TAMPA JINGLE BELL JOG 5K – SATURDAY, 12/16/2017
The Tampa 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 the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa! All finishers will be treated with a Holiday themed medal!
Event Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017
Location: Florida State Fairgrounds, 4800 U.S. 301, Tampa, FL 33610
5K Start Time: 7:30am
Little Elf Dashes: 8:30am
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. 15th – 12:00pm (noon) – 7:00pm @ Fit2Run Tampa/International Plaza, 2223 N. Westshore Blvd., Tampa, FL 33607
*Saturday, Dec. 16th – from 5:30am – 7:15am @ Florida State Fairgrounds, 4800 U.S. 301, Tampa, FL 33610
The Course of the Tampa Jingle Bell Jog 5K will feature a loop through the Florida State Fairgrounds! The Start & Finish Line will both take place within the Park, within walking distance to the Parking areas.
Stay Tuned for the Course Map!!
Parking is available inside the Florida State Fairgrounds. Please make sure to arrive early; the Park Rangers will close the Park roads 15 minutes prior to the Start of the Jingle Bell Jog 5K event. WE RECOMMEND ARRIVING NO LATER THAN 7AM!!
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!