Looking to get in shape during the holiday season? Here is a list of runs happening around the First Coast during the holidays. What better way to burn some of those extra feast day calories?
1. Turkey Clot Trot
November 22- Metropolitan Park
2. Casa Jingle All the Way 5k
December 6: Jekyll Island
3. Running of the Bulls 5k
December 6: Hemming Plaza
4. Reindeer Run Half Marathon and 5k
December 7: Fernandina Beach
5. Divas Half Marathon
December 7: St. Augustine Beach
6. Festival of Lights 5k
December 13: San Marco Square
7. Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
December 20: Jacksonville Landing
8. 38th The Last Gasp Cross Country Race
December 21: Jacksonville University
9. 32nd Annual Jacksonville Bank Marathon and 5k
December 28: The Bolles School
Arlene’s Gowns 2nd Annual “Be Aware Show You Care” Breast Cancer Awareness Fashion Show
A fashion show to raise funds for the Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation
Saturday, October 18th / Time: 6-8 pm
The Eagles Nest
8040 Lone Star Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32211
Trek Breast Cancer Awareness Ride
A charity family bike ride to raise funds for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Saturday, October 11 / Time: 8 -10 am
132 Palm Coast Parkway NE
Palm Coast, FL 32137
Brushed Bold Unveiling
Art unveiling of fourteen courageous breast cancer Survivors will share their bodies as a canvas for a select group of regional and nationally recognized artists to interpret their stories. Each completed “canvas” will be photographed and prepared for a unique showcase and limited reproduction. This is Donna Foundation benefit.
Monday, Oct. 6 / Time: 5:30 – 8:30
Tacos for TatTas, TacoLu
1712 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32250
Making Strides of Jacksonville
A charity walk to celebrate survivorship and hope. A family friendly 5K event that raises funds for the American Cancer Society
Saturday, Oct 25 / Time: 9:00 am
The Jacksonville Landing
Pink Ribbon Symposium
An educational event designed to raise awareness on recent advances and related topics such as detection, treatment, and survivorship.
Saturday Oct. 4 / Time: 8 am – 1pm
283 College Dr.
Orange Park, FL 32065
September 6 is the 8th Annual Anglers For A Cure fishing tournament. Check out some pictures from last year’s event as motivation to cast a line in the fight against colon cancer….as if you needed a reason to go fishing!
Click here to view pictures and learn more about this great event!