Earn your treats this Halloween by participating in this fun 5K run/walk! Runners of all ages and abilities are welcome at this Halloween celebration! Bring the entire family, friendly dogs on leashes and strollers are welcome. Dress in your Halloween best as there will be a costume contest at 5:30pm prior to the race! We haven't forgotten the smallest goblins, princesses and superheros - free kids fun run sprint will be held at approximately 5:25pm. Race time is 5:45pm. Proceeds benefit South Suburban’s Community Recreation Scholarship Program.
Check-in begins at 4:00pm at Shelter C in deKoevend Park (cross the bridge by the south side of the Goodson Recreation Center). Prizes will be awarded in age and gender categories for the 5K. 5K run/walk is held along the popular High Line Canal trail. Race will be timed using timing chip technology. Pre-registration fee is $25 Ages 15 and up, $15 Ages 14 and below ($30 / $20 fee day of race) and includes race t-shirt and goodies.
Register by Friday, October 17 to guarantee t-shirt size. Online registration closes at Noon on Friday, October 24.
Completed registrations are non-refundable. Registrations may be transferred to another runner, however this must be completed 2 days prior to race day by contacting the race director. We will do what ever we can to hold the events in any weather conditions.
Be sure to check out South Suburban Parks & Recreation District’s New race series scoring, awards and 2014 standings. Participate in multiple races in the series and earn points for participation and finishing position. Awards for top finishers in age/gender groups! Free to participate!