Silver Bells 5K Race

Sat November 20, 2021 Lansing, MI 48933 US Directions

Silver Bells 5K

9:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST
Open to ages 99 and under.
Downtown Lansing
Lansing, MI US 48933

Join us for the 11th Annual Silver Bells 5K Race, presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network with support from AF Group, Dean Trailways and Planet Fitness.

Enjoy a 5K race to celebrate Silver Bells in the City. Participants will be able to run/walk the 5K marked course in downtown Lansing or from home virtually (on your honor). 

The costume contest will return for 2021! Categories are holiday traditional, festive sweater and holiday movies.

If you would like to take part in the contest, please check in at the Blue Cross Blue Shield tent. The judging and group pictures (per category) will take place starting at 8:30AM and end at 8:40AM. Winners will be announced before the start of the race and prizes can be picked up at the BCBS post race.

Any realized proceeds benefit the Chris and Louise Holman Foundation and Silver Bells in the City. 

Packet Pickup schedule: 

Friday, November 19 at Playmakers in Okemos from 11AM until 7PM.

Saturday, November 20 on the Capitol Lawn from 8AM until 9AM.

You are able to pick up packets for family and friends on their behalf. 

Race day parking is available on City of Lansing street side at no cost.

Age group awards will be available at the BCBS after the event and are awarded to the top 3 in each age group. Age groups are every 5 years.


  • We ask that participants wear masks/face coverings during packet pick up.
  • Volunteers are required to wear masks/face coverings at all times.
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2021 Finishers Medal

All participants will receive a commemorative finishers medal 

2021 Long Sleeve Tee

All participants will receive a soft tee long sleeve Silver Bells themed shirt


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