2021 Light Up The House 5K

2021 Light Up The House 5K supporting Ronald McDonald House of Jacksonville
Ronald McDonald House of Jacksonville

About 2021 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!  

Follow  long 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 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,

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!


Starts at:  December 4, 2021 7:00 AM
Ends at:  December 4, 2021 10:00 AM


Ronald McDonald House Charities of Jacksonville
824 Children's Way
Jacksonville,FL 32207 USA


Ashley Strickland

Discounts for Students

Students can enjoy a discount on the run by applying the following codes during the online registration process:


Fun Run

Start Time: 9:30am
Registration: FREE for children
Children of all ages can enjoy a spirited Fun Run around the perimeter of our House!  Finishers will receive finisher ribbons to celebrate their accomplishments.

Deck the Doors in our House

Help 'Deck the Doors" in our House and become a Beacon of Hope for critically ill children and their families staying at our House!

For every $5 donated to our mission, we’ll add a holiday light paper icon with a special message from you to the room doors of our families.

It takes only 150 paper light bulbs to Deck a Door. Light bulbs are available at just $5 each.

To register your company or team for 'Deck the Doors' click the Register link above!

Interested in making a general donation to supporting an existing team? Click 'Donate & Add a Holiday Light' button above!

Why Your Support Matters

Ronald McDonald House of Jacksonville supports the health and well-being of children by providing lodging, meals, transportation and a community of care to critically ill children and their families who need to be near a hospital for treatment.

As Jacksonville continues to grow to be a leading medical destination for children’s healthcare, so has the demand for the Ronald McDonald
House. Our rooms, meals and caring staff are needed now more than ever to accommodate the children and families seeking high-quality pediatric care here on the First Coast.

To learn more about how Ronald McDonald House supports children and families seeking medical treatment in Jacksonville, Fl, please visit www.rmhcjax.org.

Thanks to our generous sponsors