2380 Richmond St, Mount Vernon, Rockcastle County, Kentucky, United States

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Activities: Running race, Walking only, Virtual race, 6K

Put your bells on for the 19th annual Jingle Bell 6K run/walk (in-person or virtual)! Proceeds from the race benefit the “Miracle Fund” which provides assistance to improve the quality of life of long-term care residents of the Respiratory Care Center at Rockcastle Regional in Mt. Vernon.

Event Details

  • Date: Saturday, December 10, 2022
  • Place: Renfro Valley Entertainment Center, Mt. Vernon, KY
  • 6K Run/Walk to begin at 8:30 a.m. EST 
  • Race-day registration to begin at 7:50 a.m.
  • $20 pre-registration fee - deadline Wednesday, Dec. 7
  • $25 registration fee Dec. 8 through 8:15 a.m. race day
  • Race 13 of 13 in the 2022 County-Wide Stride race series


The 6K Run/Walk highlights historic Renfro Valley. Aid and water station will be located at the turnaround. Officials will direct and supervise the course. The Run/Walk will start and finish at the  Renfro Valley Entertainment Center.

Unique Reasons to Participate

  • $50 cash prize to overall top male and female finisher
  • Free long sleeve shirt guaranteed to all pre-registered participants. (It is recommended that you pre-register to guarantee your shirt. Shirts available on race day in limited sizes and quantities.)
  • Santa’s Surprise Gift Grab – as always, gift packages will be scattered along the course for participants to scoop up. Gifts may contain cash, gifts or coal!
  • Hospitality area with refreshments and snacks


  • Overall male and female race winner and top three male and female finishers in each of the following age groups: 14-under; 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70-79; 80+
  • Top three male and female walkers (walkers also eligible for age group awards) 
  • Please note: to be fair to competitive walkers, if you plan to register as a walker, you must walk the entire race. If you plan on running and walking, please register as a runner.


For more information contact Chelsea Dillingham (606) 256-7767 or c.dillingham@rhrcc.org.


Click here to download printable registration form. Please mail forms in a timely manner. Must be received by Wednesday, December 7.

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