Friday, November 29, 2019
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Join the fun in the Besser Museum Jingle Bell Run on Friday, November 29, 2019. At 5:15 pm, participants will kick off the Bolenz Jewelry Holiday Parade by dashing, dancing, and prancing down the parade route! 🎅🎄🎁

ROUTE: The route follows Chisholm St. (across from the Court House), turns left on 2nd Ave, and then right on Water St. The finish line is at 108 Water St. The Jingle Bell Run route is approximately 1 mile.

REGISTRATION: Registration is being hosted by the Dork Brothers Racing Team. Early registration can be sent or dropped off to the Besser Museum at 491 Johnson St. (Alpena MI, 49707). Day-Of run registration (11/29/19) opens at 4:30 at St. Anne's Parish Hall located on 9th Ave. and Lockwood St. The Run will begin at 5:15. Participants will either walk or arrange a ride back to their parked vehicles after the parade.

ENTRY FEE: $5 Students / $10 Adults / $25 Family
Please make checks payable to the Besser Museum.

AWARDS: Participants are highly encouraged to dress in holiday costumes! Awards for Best Holiday Costumes will be determined by Museum Judges and awarded at the Christmas Tree Lighting.

OTHER INFO: Baby strollers and pets are welcome in the run and encouraged to be decorated! Bicycles, rollerblades, and skateboards will not be allowed. All registrants will receive a holiday gift bag with coupons from select Downtown Merchants, admission passes to the Besser Museum and Planetarium, and a Dork Brother's running "chuke" or gloves.

Please Call (989)356-2202 or Visit for more information!

Besser Museum 

491 Johnson St.

Alpena, MI 49707

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