This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.
Logo for Jingle Bell Fun Run 2018

Jingle Bell Fun Run 2018

02 Dec 2018

The Jingle Bell Fun Run 2018 is now open for public entries! Barshaw Park in Paisley will once again be jingling with the sound of Christmas bells as runners take part in this annual festive run.


There are two races - a 3k run at 11am open to all runners/walkers aged 8 and over, and a 1k run at 12pm open to runners/walkers of any age, including those in buggies.  Both races are set within the boundaries of the scenic Barshaw Park in Paisley.  The online price for the 3k run is £4 for those aged 8-17 and £6 for those aged 18 and over.  The online price for the 1k run is £4 for all ages. 


Wear jingle bells on your hats, jackets, gloves, shoes or wherever you choose and be part of an amazing Jingle Bell orchestra!  Bells will be provided.  Fancy dress is optional however there will be spot prizes for the best costumes!  Christmas themed medals will be awarded to all race finishers. 


The event is organised by Jogging Buddies, part of Active Communities.  Active Communities is a registered charity set up to promote and support physical activity, community sport and health and well being across Renfrewshire.  


Please note: if you wish to make a group booking of 15 or more participants in the Jingle Bell Run please contact  for assistance.


The organisers are being assisted by a number of voluntary marshals.  The safety of all is paramount and it is a condition of entry that competitors must follow the instructions of the marshals.


Race Numbers to be collected on the day from the Gazebo at the Start area within Barshaw Park from 10am onwards.  The race start time is 11am for the 3k run and 12pm for the 1k run. 


In the event of postponement we will try to notify competitors by email but please check the website , Facebook ACommunities or Twitter @ACommunities for an update.  We will not give refunds if runners are unable to make the new date. 


Please e-mail  or visit our website for more information.


We look forward to seeing you on Sunday 2 December!


Gillian Mackay

0141 258 9923

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Jingle Bell 3k Fun Run 2018 - Aged 18+02 Dec 2018??/100Closed28 Nov 2018
Jingle Bell 3k Fun Run 2018 - Aged 8-1702 Dec 2018??/100Closed28 Nov 2018
Jingle Bell 1k Fun Run 201802 Dec 2018??/250Closed28 Nov 2018

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Event Address
Barshaw Park Glasgow Road Paisley PA1 3TJ