Pumpkins in the Park 5K & Kids Run Wild Races - Buffalo

Date: October 28, 2018

Length: 5K, Kids Run Wild Races

Start Time: 10:00am

Location: Parkside Lodge - Delaware Park (map)

A Family-Friendly Halloween-Themed 5k plus Kids Run Wild Races

Kids Run Wild Races include - 1/4 mile (6 & under), 1/2 mile or full mile (12 & under)

Don't Forget to Wear a Costume!

Cash Prizes to Top 3 Male and Female ($150, $100, $75)

YellowJacket Racing, in conjunction with Fleet Feet, will donate $1 for every entry in the 5K to a local Breast Cancer Charity in Buffalo in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month!!!

Includes

  • Finishers Medal
  • Chip timing including.Note: As per USATF rule 163 we do not use this as your official time for awards, it is provided by us to you as an additional service.
  • Live text and email results as your finish (sign up for results notifications to track a runner)
  • Finish line video integrated into the results on RunSignUp.com, in the following week
  • Premium blend cotton long sleeved t-shirts to all 5k registrants by October 1st plus the next 250 registered.  Shirt sizes are only guaranteed if registered by October 1st.
  • Capped at 400 5K registrants
  • Plenty of post-race food for all participants including bagels, doughnut holes, cookies, pretzels, and bananas. 
  • All Kids Run Wild & 5K finishers will receive a finisher medal!

This race also serves as the graduation race for Fleet Feet's No Boundaries: Learn to Run & WalkFIT programs starting August 21st.  If you'd like to train with Fleet Feet for this event visit:

Registration/Packet Pickup

 Event  Aug 7th ONLY  Aug 8- Oct 1  Oct. 2 - Oct. 25   Oct. 26 - Oct. 27   Race Day 
5K $20 $22 $25 $27 $30
 Kids Run Wild 1/4 Mile  FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE
Kids Run Wild 1/2 Mile $10 $10 $10 $10 $12
Kids Run Wild 1 Mile $10  $10 $10 $10 $12

Capped at 400 5K registrants!

Packet Pickup

  • Sat, October 27th from 9am-5pm at Fleet Feet:
    • 2290 Delaware Ave, Buffalo
  • Race Day, Sun, October 28th beginning at 7:30am at Parkside Lodge - Delaware Park

Volunteer Opportunity

We are seeking volunteers to help at Registration, Finish Line, Transition Area, Food Area, Road Marshals, & Water Stops.  CLICK HERE to sign-up to volunteer at Pumpkins in the Park Buffalo!

Awards

5K Awards

  • Cash Prizes to Top 3 Male and Female ($150, $100, $75) 
  • Age Group Awards to top three in Male and Female 5 year age groups: (14 under,15-19 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-65, 65-69, 70 Up)

Kids Run Wild Awards

  • All finishers receive a Kids Run Wild Finisher Medal

Costume Contest for Adults too!
Photos will be uploaded to a photo album at Fleet Feet's Facebook GROUP page, and people will have one week to vote by "liking" the pictures!  The picture with the most likes will win a $25 voucher to the Fleet Feet Store!

Race Day Schedule

8:30am - Registration Opens
10:00am - 5K Race Starts
10:45am - 1/4 Mile Kids Run Wild Race Starts
10:50am - 1/2 Mile Kids Run Wild Race Starts
11:00am - Full Mile Kids Run Wild Race Starts
11:15am - Awards Ceremony

Directions/Parking

Parking is available at Delaware Park.

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