What does registration include?

For all participants, registration includes long sleeve t-shirt, finisher medal, jingle bells, bib (chipped for runners, unchipped for walkers), hot coco, coffee, snacks, meet and greet with Santa and endless fun!

Our 2018 Jingle Bell Run T-shirt:

The Express Pass… What does it include? Can I use a discount code on it?

Long sleeved shirt, timing chip, express packet pick up, access to the VIP Tent, gear check, finisher medal, a swag bag and more!

Can I raise the $75 through fundraising to participate and receive benefits?

No. This is a registration option only.

Can I use a discount code on their Express Pass registration?

No. Discount codes will not be allowed on any Express Pass registrations.

Are there fundraising incentives?


TEAMS: Any team that raises $1,500+ will earn a team table in the VIP tent, decked out with goodies! All team members will also have access to gear check and will receive a swag bag.

INDIVIDUALS: Click here for recognition items.

Do I need to be a good runner to do this?

Nope. We welcome both the serious runner (medals are given for categories below) to the anyone who just wants to have fun (finisher medals are given to all). Run or walk however you would like. 

Top Male and Female
14 and under
70 and over

Race Route

View the race route, HERE.


This event will be held rain or shine except in the case of severe weather (i.e. thunder, snow storm, hail, ice). The safety of our participants and vendors is our utmost priority: in the event of cancellation, all registered participants will be emailed and all team captains will be called. Also check our Facebook pages, @ArthritisPennsylvania, Jingle Bell Run Philadelphia and Jingle Bell Run Chester County. No refunds will be given due to inclement weather.

Can I run with a jogging stroller? My dog?

Jogging strollers are allowed. Waggers are welcome (they get arthritis too!), but must stay outdoors at all times. In-line skates, skateboards, bikes and all other pets are not permitted.

Race Photos

Can be found on the @ArthritisPennsylvania Facebook page.

Oops! I lost a personal item at the event….

Lost items that were found and turned in will be returned to Arthritis Foundation office after the event. Please email sarasmith@arthritis.org or call 267-332-1692.

Have a question that wasn’t answered here?

Let us know! Email sarasmith@arthritis.org or call 267-332-1692.

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