Celebrate the holidays and get a head start on working off those holiday pounds by registering for one of these festive Florida Christmas themed runs/walks. With most runs benefiting charity, participation is a great way to get in the holiday spirit of giving, not only that, but it’s also a great way to get out, get moving, meet people and make new friends.
click on a run below for more information and to register. Get up, Get Out and Enjoy the Florida Holiday View
- December 6th – Holly Hill Jingle Bell Jog 3k – Holly Hill, Florida near Daytona Beach on Florida’s beautiful east coast. Join the festivities after the run at the Tree Lighting Ceremony
- December 6th – 8th – Palm Beaches Marathon Festival – West Palm Beach, Florida – marathon, 1/2 marathon, 10K & 5K Scenic route with free health and fitness Expo throughout the weekend.
- December 7th – Jingle & Jog 5K – Sarasota, Florida. A Sarasota Holiday tradition, benefiting The Haven services for children and adults with disabilities
- December 7th – Jingle Bell Run – Tampa, Florida at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Adorn your best holiday costume and Jingle all the way through this run/walk Benefiting The Arthritis Foundation.
- December 7th – Jingle Bell Run – Orlando, Florida at Lake Baldwin Park. Holiday costume encouraged on this run/walk Benefiting The Arthritis Foundation
- December 7th – Season of Hope 5k & 15K USATF Approved. On a beautiful scenic trail, with opportunities to spot wildlife. Gainesville, Florida
- December 7th – Ugly Sweater 5k & Mile -Dunellon Florida – With an ugly sweater contest too!!
- December 8th – Florida Holiday Distance Classic – Maderia Beach, Florida. – 1/2 marathon & 10K course USATF certified. Scenic, smooth paved course.
- December 8th – Reindeer Run 1/2 Marathon & 5K – Amelia Island, Florida – Complete with Christmas Carolers throughout the route and Christmas Cookies too!!
- December 8th – Sandy Clause 1/2 marathon, 10k and 1Mile – Ponte Vedra, Florida – Goodie bags for all participants.
- December 8th – Run For the Ice Cream 80’s Style Delray Beach, Florida – Ice Cream Awaits you at the finish line!!! This run benefits “Feeding South Florida” and is in true holiday spirit, with each registration, Feeding South Florida will be able to provide 30 meals to a family in need. so register today!!
- December 13th – Jingle Bell Run – Bradenton, Flroida – A festive run where you are encouraged to wear a holiday costume
- December 14th – Candy Cane 5k, – Winter Springs, Florida – Benefiting Boys Town Central Florida
- December 14th – Cape Canaveral Reindeer Run 5k – Cape Canaveral, Florida – Holiday costumes encouraged
- December 14th – Delray Beach 5K Jingle Bell Jog – Delray Beach, Florida Where everyone literally runs with bells on as you will receive them to tie to your running shoes!! A Festive event for sure!!
- December 14th – Ho Ho Hustle 5K – Pensacola Classic – Pensacola, Florida Full of holiday cheer and kids can participate free in the 1 mile Santa Sprint
- December 14th – Holly Jingle bell Jog – 5k – Lakeland, Florida – at Cleveland Heights Golf course. Kids reindeer dash ages 9 & under
- December 14th – It’s A Wonderful Run 5k & 1 mile – Boca Raton, Florida – Pancake breakfast for all Participants!!
- December 14th – Mistletoe Trot 5K , 10K – Leesburg, Florida at Lake Sumter State College. Scenic run on beautiful Silver Lake
- December 14th – Naples Christmas Glow Run 5K – Naples, Florida Competitive and non competitive starts on Lake Avalon. Holiday decorated, lighted evening run course with snowfall at the finish line.
- December 14th – Santa Suits on the loose 5k – Saint Augustine, Florida at the St Augustine Beach Pier. Benefiting Saint Augustine Youth services. 5k USATF certified
- December 14th & 15th – Hot Chocolate 15k & 5k and Expo – Tampa, Florida. Tampa Convention center, Downtown Tampa. USATF sanctioned. Awesome goodie bag for each participant.
- December 15th – Naughty or Nice 5K – Lake Mary, Florida. Free Pictures with Santa!!! USATF course certified
- December 15th – Christamas Cookie Fun Run 5K & 1mile – Orlando, Florida. Cookies, Santa and Snow!! Photos with Santa, Costume contest, Santa’s elves and more!!
- December 15th – Fort Lauderdale Jingle Bell Jog – Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Get your jingle on with jingle bells provided for your running shoes. All finishers will receive a holiday themed medal.
- December 21st – 12k’s of Christmas – Winter Garden- Hot Cocoa, Photo opportunities with Santa & his elves, kids races and hot cocoa with cookies
- December 21st – Frosty 5K – Sarasota – Twin Lakes Park. Post race party with costume contest, door prizes, music and more!!
- December 21st – Holiday Bridge 5K – Ormand Beach, Florida. Scenic course along Halifax river. Goodie bag for all race participants.
- December 21st – Miami Lakes Jingle Bell Jog On Main Street in Miami Lakes. All Participants will receive a Santa suit coustume!! and jingle bells for your running shoes. A festive event for sure.
- December 21st – Tampa Tinsel Run 5K – Tampa, Florida – at Al Lopez Park. Holiday theme running attire encouraged. Pet Friendly Run!!
- December 31st – Delray Beach Half Marathon – Delray Beach Florida Course on scenic A1A, with a stunning view of the Atlantic Ocean. After party with New Years Eve photo booth, music, champagne mimosas, and massages too!! Benefiting The Miracle League of Delray Beach. You don’t want to miss this one!!!
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