Light Up The House 5K

Grab your sneakers and get ready to ‘Light Up The House’ during the festive holiday season for critically ill children staying at the Ronald McDonald House of Jacksonville! Athletes of all levels are invited to run, walk or stroll this route that courses its way through the beautiful, historical community of San Marco. All registered runners will receive a run swag bag, a complimentary pair of our Ronald McDonald striped socks and Event T-shirt!  The Family Day Festival will begin at 8:30am and will feature music, give-a-ways, games and more!  Follow along with us on social media using the hashtag #LightUpTheHouseJax.


Ronald McDonald House Charities of Jacksonville (824 Children’s Way, Jacksonville, FL 32207)

Runner Registration Fees:

  • October 1 – December 3  – $35/runner
  • Race Day – $45/runner
  • 1 Mile Kids Fun Run – FREE


Award plaques will be given to the top three in each of the following male and female age groups: 10 & under, 11-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+.

Race Amenities:
• Light Up The House 5K Event T-shirt
• Complimentary Pair of Ronald McDonald House Striped Socks
• Run Swag Bag
• Race Bib
• Custom Finisher Medal
• 1 Mile Fun Run will receive a 1st Place Sports fun run finisher medal!

Another Way To Support Our Mission:
You can still support the mission of Ronald McDonald House and help Light Up The House during the holiday season by creating your own fundraising page. Ask your family, friends and co-workers to support your goal as we ‘Deck the Doors’ in our House in support of critically ill children!