Run a 5K jog, eat a hearty breakfast and then hang out with Santa Claus at the Jingle Bell Jog 5K race on Saturday, Dec. 1.
The fourth annual breakfast event is open to Eagan, Apple Valley and Rosemount families and will be held at the Eagan YMCA. Community members are invited to jog a 5K around the Eagan YMCA facilities at 8:30 a.m. Breakfast will be held from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. following the run.
Event activities include visiting with Santa, a silent auction, holiday caroling, an inflatable jump house, balloon animals, crafts and face painting. Pancakes, juice and coffee will be served by Eagan YMCA’s School Age Child Care staff, representing the 14 elementary schools in School District 196.
“The YMCA values its partnership with Independent School District 196,” Eagan YMCA Director Nyam Smith wrote in a press release. "This is a time to celebrate with the families we serve and the whole community."
Tickets for Breakfast with Santa and the Jingle Bell Jog 5K can be purchased online at https://give.ymcatwincites.org/EaganBreakfastWithSanta or at the door. Pancake Breakfast prices are $15 per family, $5 for an adult, $3 for children 3-12 years old, and children under 3 years old are free.
Jingle Bell Jog 5K prices are $10 per participant. For more information, call Molly Frederickson at 651-683-4712 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.