Runnin’ with Rani: Kona’s Jingle Bell Beach Run is back!

The popular Christmas costume contest returns with prizes going to the top three. (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events)

The 16th annual Jingle Bell Beach Run 5K and Santa's Keiki Dash returns to Coconut Grove Marketplace on Sunday, Dec. 17. (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events)

Keiki ages 6 and under charge out during the Santa's Keiki Dash features 50-yard, 100-yard, and 200-yard fun races. (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events)

KAILUA-KONA — Get ready! After a three-year hiatus, Kona’s 16th annual Jingle Bell Beach Run is back — and ready to roll — this Sunday at the beautiful Coconut Grove Marketplace.