Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk
When: December 13 - November 13, 2014 8:30am
Where: Lake Placid Public Beach
Held in conjunction with Lake Placid’s Holiday Village Stroll, this event that offers a flat, family-friendly course around Mirror Lake, and benefits the North Elba Christmas Fund and Adirondack Health’s Fit for Life Program. Participants can register for the Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk for $15 at www.active.com by Dec. 11; the first 175 people to register receive event t-shirts. Race day registration is from 7 to 8 a.m. inside the Public Beach House, with an entry fee of $20. Run/Walk day treats include goodies available from Green Goddess Natural Market and Reason 2 Smile, and bring your race bib to participating restaurants for post-run breakfast specials. All participants are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy to be distributed to local children by the North Elba Christmas Fund. Anyone not participating in the Run/Walk who wishes to donate a toy is welcome to drop off their donation on the day of the event.