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The Traditional Kick-Off For Family Holiday Fun!

The Jingle Bell Jog benefitting Children's Miracle Network at Phoebe is the traditional kick-off for family holiday fun in Southwest Georgia. This year (2023) marks our 35th anniversary for this fun, family event. The Jog consists of a 5K run and walk, a 10K run, and a 1-mile fun walk.


2023 Jingle Bell Jog

DATE: Saturday, December 9, 2023
TIME: 8:00 AM / 9:00 AM / 9:30 AM
LOCATION: Tift Park in Albany, GA

Ready. Set. Jog!

For family holiday fun!

The race starts at Tift Park – 1300 N. Monroe Street. The 10K begins at 8:00 a.m., 1 mile fun walk begins at 9:00 a.m., and the 5K begins at 9:30 a.m. Sign up today to get early bird pricing!

All funds raised through the 2023 Jingle Bell Jog will help fund Phoebe's NICU expansion project. This expansion will double the bed capacity and help our NICU better serve patients and their families throughout our 22-county service area. Thank you for helping our smallest patients survive and thrive. 

Please pick up your race packet at Phoebe Foundation 1011 N. Monroe Street in Albany, Georgia on December 7 (11 a.m. - 6 p.m.) and December 8 (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.).


We will be giving 3-deep awards in the following age groups for the 5K and 10K race.

Age Groups 5K and 10K Races:

Under 5, 6-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & Up

For questions, contact Eddie McBride at or Amy Stokes or call 229-312-1459.


More about Jingle Bell Jog

View and/or print the course map for your race distance! View map...