Event Information

The Arthritis Foundation’s original Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get decked out and be festive, while racing to raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability. 

Event Location

Bellingham High School
2020 Cornwall Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225

Event Details & Updates

Event details will be updated based on the latest CDC and local guidelines on December 1, 2021. 

Event Schedule

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  • 7:00 a.m. - Registration & Packet Pick-up Open
  • 8:00 a.m. - Festivities Begin
  • 8:15 a.m. - Costume Contest
  • 8:30 a.m. -  Kids Fun Run with the Elves - on Cornwall Avenue
  • 8:50 a.m. - Warm-up at Start Line
  • 9:00 a.m. -  5K Run/Walk, 1 Mile & Dog Trot Begin
  • 10:15 a.m. - Introduce Honorees, Top Finishers, and Top Fundraisers at Stage
  • 11:30 a.m. -  Thank You for Jingling With Us.

Jingle Bell Run Pricing

5K Untimed – Includes shirt and jingle bells.

$30 - Until Aug. 31 at 11:59 p.m. 
$35 - Sept. 1 to Oct. 31 at 11:59 p.m.
$40 - Nov. 1 to Dec. 3 at 11:59 p.m. (online registration closes)
$45 - Dec. 4 - Dec. 11 (event day)

5K Walk – Dog Trot - Includes shirt and jingle bells.

$40 - Until Aug. 31 at 11:59 p.m. 
$45 - Sept. 1 to Oct. 31 at 11:59 p.m.
$50 - Nov. 1 to Dec. 3 at 11:59 p.m. (online registration closes)
$55 - Dec. 4 to Dec. 11 (event day)

1 Mile Untimed – Includes shirt and jingle bells.

$30 - Until Aug. 31 at 11:59 p.m. 
$35 - Sept. 1 to Oct. 31 at 11:59 p.m.
$40 - Nov. 1 to Dec. 3 at 11:59 p.m. (online registration closes)
$45 - Dec. 4 to Dec. 11 (event day)

Kids Fun Run with Elves – Includes shirt and jingle bells.

$15 - Until Aug. 31 at 11:59 p.m. 
$20 - Sept. 1 to Dec. 3 at 11:59 p.m. (online registration closes)
$25 - Dec. 4 - Dec. 11 (event day) 

Virtual Jingler - Can’t attend the event, but still want to be part of the fun? Choose this option to receive a shirt and fundraise for a cure!
$30 - Until Dec. 11 (event Day)

Registration fees and donations cannot be refunded. Your fundraising dollars are put to work immediately and enable the Arthritis Foundation to continue critical programs and services in our community.

Packet Pickup

Team and Individual Packet Pickup
Volkswagen of Bellingham
2200 Iowa Street
Tuesday, December 7 from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 8 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Packet pick up race morning will open at 7:00 a.m. at the Bellingham High School.

Event Day Details

  • Strollers welcome
  • Course map 
  • Award categories 
    • Top three male and female finishers will be awarded a medal after the event around 10:15 a.m.
    • All finishers will receive a commemorative 2021 Jingle Bell Run finisher medal
 

Offline Donations

Checks or Money Orders can be mailed to:
Arthritis Foundation, Inc.
Attn: 2021 Jingle Bell Run -  Bellingham, WA
C/o: {Participant Name or Team Name}
1355 Peachtree Street, Suite 600
Atlanta, GA 30309

For more help or information about the 2021 Jingle Bell Run Bellingham, contact Lori Mcknight at [email protected] or call 360-939-3543.