Niantic Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk to Benefit the Brian Dagle Foundation

Event: The Niantic Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk to Benefit the Brian Dagle Foundation
Date:   Saturday, December 11, 2021 (rain or shine)
Time:  10:00 am
Location: McCook’s Park lower level parking area, Niantic, CT
Route: Flat course along the Niantic Shoreline
Attire: Traditional athletic attire OR Holiday costume
The Niantic Jingle Bell 5K run/walk is now in its 7th year! Throughout the years, close to 800 runners and walkers of all fitness levels have joined us for this festive community event which is rated one of the Top 11 Connecticut Road Races ( We are thrilled to be back in person for this year’s Niantic Jingle Bell 5K (virtual entries are also welcome). The Niantic Jingle Bell 5k will be held on Saturday, December 11, 2021, at 10 am. Racers will meet at McCook’s Park (lower parking area), Niantic, CT. Run or walk the easy, flat course along the Niantic shoreline. Holiday costume/race attire welcome (pre-race costume contest)!
With your support 2021 will be another successful year. The funds we receive provide:
·   Free individualized grief therapy
·   More than 12 specific grief support groups; such as Understanding Your Grief, Survivor of Suicide Loss, Loss of Spouse or Partner, Bereaved Parents USA, and others.
·    Additionally, thanks to supporters like you, the Brian Dagle Foundation was able to support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) with a donation that will go toward statewide community education, prevention awareness initiatives, and toward innovated research to prevent suicide throughout the United States.