Wilkes Halloween 5k
Wilkes Halloween 5k
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Kirby Park, 280 Market Street ,Wilkes Barre, PA

General Information

This race is a 5k run/ walk along the levee trail in Wilkes-Barre, PA beginning and ending in Kirby Park. There are three categories of participants who can enter; competitive runners, non-competitive runners, and walkers. All runners and walkers have the opportunity to win awards for their costumes as they cross the finish line! There will be 5 costume categories winning awards: 1) Hardest to run in 2) Scariest 3) Funniest 4) Best group costume and the costumes will be judged by Wilkes University professors. T-shirts are not guaranteed after 10/13/2017.

If you are a Wilkes University student, you may sign up in the SUB during club hours for a discounted price (student ID necessary).

Event Schedule

Saturday, Oct 21, 2017

  • 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM: Race Registration
    Participants may arrive at this time to receive their t-shirt and bib.
  • 02:00 PM: Race Start
    The start of the race will occur at 2:00pm. Competitive runners will be released first, followed by non-competitive runners and walkers.
  • 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM: Awards
    Awards will be given out for competitive runners as well as costume contest winners.

Event Registration

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