Our annual Jingle Bell 5K Run and Walk is the second Saturday in December. Please make plans to attend this fun event and bring your friends or family members to test your skills and win great prizes for best costumes.
Join us in a 5K to benefit the Wrightsville Beach Museum of History. Historic cottages, beautiful winter marshes, and all your old haunts are part of the scenery as you meet the challenge to experience this special 5 K and benefit this special museum. As this will be a celebratory, holiday event, race participants are encouraged to dress in holiday apparel (i.e. Santa costumes, antlers, snow men etc.). Register early for reduced rates.
CHANGE: Packet Pick-Up on Friday, December 8, 4-7 PM at Academy Sports near Costco: 5309 Gingerwood Drive, Wilmington, NC 28405
Costume prizes for runners and pets! Prize for best-decorated stroller!!
Group and family rates available
Location: Wrightsville Beach Museum of History, 303 West Salisbury Street, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
Race Course: The 5K course will take participants around the John Nesbitt Loop including a short run up North Channel Drive, 4th Ave., and Coral Drive. The race will begin and end in front of Wrightsville Beach Museum on West Salisbury Street.
Race Day Schedule: Check-in begins at WB Museum at 7:30 a.m.; Registration closes at 8:45a.m.; 9:00 a.m. Race starts (walkers will follow the runners)