36th Annual Tinsel Fun Run

In your community

Join us for this year's 36th Annual Tinsel Fun Run presented by the Berlin YMCA and the Berlin Parks and Recreation Department.

This year we are offering a virtual race. Run your race any time between December 5th - 26th and upload your results.


  1. 12 & under - top finisher male
  2. 12 & under - top finisher female
  3. Age 13-19 - top finisher male
  4. Age 13-19 - top finisher female
  5. Age 20-40 - top finisher male
  6. Age 20-40 -top finisher female
  7. Age 41-59 - top finisher male
  8. Age 41-59 - top finisher female
  9. Age 60-Up -top finisher male
  10. Age 60-up - top finisher female

Other awards given include: Top Berlin Resident -Male and Top Berlin Resident - Female

Holiday Costume contest

  • Show your holiday spirit and complete your 2 mile run in your favorite holiday costume and enter our virtual costume contest. 
  • A total of 5 top costume prizes will be awarded. 
  • Here's how to enter:  Snap a photo of yourself completing the 2 mile run in your holiday costume and send it to ddennis@town.berlin.ct.us.
  • Winners will be notified at the conclusion of the Tinsel Fun Run virtual event.

Fees: Race fee is $20 per person. Fun Run t-shirt is $10.

Click here to register for the 36th Annual Tinsel Fun Run

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