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6th Christmas Ugly Sweater Run 12.11. DEBRECEN

For the sixth time, the Christmas ugly sweaters run is being held in both Budapest and Debrecen to collect gifts for the needy. This year will be the sixth time that the ugly sweater charity event is held in Debrecen.

Ugly Sweater Fun Run for Charity

In Debrecen, the ugly sweaters will run in the city centre, starting from Baltazár Square, along the route Hunyadi Street – Péterfia Street – Piac Street pedestrian zone – Füvészkert Street – Múzeum Street – Baltazár Square, passing the beautiful flea market.

The DVSC football team and women’s handball team will also take part in the run, and the warm-up before the start will be led by the fitness coaches of the two teams, Ádám Száraz and Henrietta Rácz, with the cooperation of the Főnix Rendezvényszervező Közhasznú Nonprofit Kft.

Donors participating in the charity run on the 11th December should provide items from the below list, these items will be handed over to the Debrecen Charity Body directly after the event:

You can help the most by supplying these items (making sure the expiry date is at least until next April)

  • Canned meat and ready meals
  • jam
  • biscuits
  • peanut butter and jelly (boxed)
  • edible oil
  • dry pasta, pasta sauce
  • sugar
  • rice
  • tinned fruit and vegetables
  • baby food

Important information – please read carefully.

The event is free of charge, but registration is required and proof of immunity is required:
➡ Location.
➡ Date: 11 December 2021 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m..
➡ Meeting: Debrecen, Baltazár tér between 10:30 a.m. to 10:50 a.m. to register you and warm up together
➡ Start: 11:00 a.m.
➡ Distance: Baltazár tér – Füvészkert – Hunyadi utca – Péterfia utca – Piac utca – Piac utca pedestrian zone – in front of the Great Church – Füvészkert utca – Múzeum utca – Perényi – Baltazár tér
➡ The event is open to visitors with a valid Covid immunity certificate. We ask everyone who will really participate in the event to register! Registration: hello@bakancslistamagyarorszag.hu
Dogs: Bring a dog only if you are 100% sure it can handle a large crowd.
Bicycles: Do not ride a bike in the run!

Everyone should bring a jacket and warm clothes to put on after the run.