The 10th Annual

Running of

the Bells

Presented by O’Rourke Media Group

Go the distance and support Operation Happiness!

O’Rourke Media Group donates a portion of the proceeds from this fun run to Operation Happiness, a United Way of Northwest VT program.

Operation Happiness is an all volunteer-run food and toy program in Franklin and Grand Isle Counties, providing over 1,000 families in need with food as well as toys for children under 16. If you have questions about the program or would like to volunteer, please contact the Franklin-Grand Isle United Way office at 527-7418.

2020 Costume Contest

Enter the 2020 Costume Contest for your chance to win one of 7 bobblehead Santa Trophies! No entry fee required. All participants welcome! Entry deadline is December 11.

Virtual Run and Costume Contest

Cost: $5.00 per person

Register online and receive your printable race bib. Walk or run anytime/anywhere between November 1 – December 11. Share photos of you and your friends during your run to the Saint Albans Messenger Facebook page to be featured in the Saint Albans Messenger and show your support of Operation Happiness. Don’t forget your costumes!

Premier Sponsors

Additional Sponsors

Maplefields
Maplefields
First Response Labor, VT

Canusa

Jolley