Pumpkins in the Park VIRTUAL 5K & Kids 1 Mile

Date: October 28, 2020

Length: Virtual 5K & Kids 1 Mile

Start Time: 8:00am

Location: Virtual

Pumpkins In The Park Virtual 5K & Kids 1 Mile
A Family-Friendly Halloween-Themed Event

Pumpkins in the Park 5K is going VIRTUAL and we're adding a Kids 1 mile run!
The Kids 1 mile run is limited to kids 12 and younger.

This is YOUR race! Choose your favorite route and run/walk it on your time! Or you can choose to join us on RaceJoy and run the actual Pumpkins in the Park course at Cobbs Hill Park!
Submit your results any time between 8am, October 28 - 9pm, November 4.

Entry Includes:
• Long sleeve cotton t-shirt (Kids 1 mile, additional $10 fee applies)
• Online Results
• RaceJoy
• Option to participate in a social media costume contest
• Finisher medal to all registrants
• Digital Bib
• Digital/Printable Finishers Certificate
• Shipping for your shirt/medal (within the US)

 

RaceJoy
By using RaceJoy to map out the course, you will be provided with a map of the exact course with mile markers, verbal queues, and virtual cheers! Runners will be required to download the RaceJoy app on a mobile device prior to running. Once downloaded you will need to search for the race. You will be able to see where you are on the course at all times. Once you complete the race, RaceJoy will automatically submit your time to RunSignUp. Another bonus to using RaceJoy is that your friends and family will also be able to download the app to view your progress and give you virtual shoutouts! Additional information about the app can be found here.

Registration/Packet Pickup

 Event   By Nov. 3 
 Virtual 5K $30
 Kids 1 Mile  $15

Race Day Schedule

Submit your results any time between 8am, October 28 - 9pm, November 4.

Course/Maps

This is YOUR race! Choose your favorite route and run/walk it on your time! Or you can choose to join us on RaceJoy and run the actual Pumpkins in the Park course at Cobbs Hill Park!

(Map) The course has hills but ends on a nice downhill onto the grass finish line. The course meanders around the Cobbs Hill neighborhood, up the Reservoir, then back down towards Monroe Ave and Culver Rd. There will be one water stop on course. The start is on Norris Drive outside Riley Lodge. The finish is on the grass next to the softball fields along Culver Rd. The exact same finish will be used for the kids races.

 

Directions/Parking

From east or west - Take 490 to Culver Rd. Exit. Head South on Culver Rd. Turn left onto Norris Dr. Riley Lodge is on the left, next to Riley Lake. 

There is limited parking available at Riley Lodge. there is plenty of parking in the Cobbs Hill area, including Norris Dr, the Tennis Courts Lot as well as street parking in the adjoining neighborhoods depending on what time you arrive.  Norris Dr. will be closing at 8:30am for course set up.

Parking is available in the Armory lot BUT it is limited and parking is only allowed in the back of the lot!

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