Run virtually from Sat., October 17th – Sat., October 31st Frisco, TX 75035 US
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Virtual 5K

$20 Registration ends October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm CDT

Virtual Fun Run

$20 Registration ends October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm CDT

Pricing will be modified in your cart as participant details are added and entered.

  • Student - $10
  • Adult - $20
  • Family (4 people) - $50

BOO, y’all!

We’re back with a family friendly 5k and Fun Run.  You guessed it, it’s Halloween themed! 

Please join us for the 2020 – Virtual Gary Burns Fun Run & 5K, presented by and benefiting the Frisco Education Foundation. Your support matters as FEF provides teacher grants and scholarships for graduating seniors, right here in Frisco ISD!

Run, Walk, Cycle, Roll. . . Hop, Skip or Jump your way to the finish line anytime from October 17th through Halloween, October 31st.  There will be some tricks and treats along the way. 

Be sure to share with your friends and family near and far.  Virtual means you can participate anywhere, in your costumes of course!


#FEF #ForTheKids #5K #FunRun #GaryBurns #Virtual5K #Boo! #TrickOrTreat #HalloweenFun 


*Student, Adult and Family pricing can be found under the Event Info tab - click on +Show Registration Details to display. Pricing will be modified in your cart as participant details are added and entered.


*Frisco Education Foundation mission: to provide financial resources to maximize student potential in the Frisco Independent School District (FISD) through educational programs, student scholarships and grants for FISD innovative educators.  Your support will help accomplish this mission.


See route information for a pre-set route...or choose a route on your treadmill, Peloton, or run laps around your neighborhood. Virtual means you can participate ANYWHERE! ANYTIME!
Frisco, TX US 75035
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Best Boomerang:  Forwards or backwards – any way you’re participating.  Submit your boomerang!  
Best pet costume:  Got a 4 legged friend racing with you?  Show us! 
Best family theme: Grab the kiddos and get some fresh air!  This award goes out to the family with the best themed costume.
Best School Spirit: We've got spirit, yes we do - how about you? Post a photo of yourself logging miles in your school gear. Colleges included!
Furthest away participant: Virtual Racing means you can do it anywhere.  The participant that lives the furthest from 75035 wins the prize!
Gary Burns Award: Show off your Gary Burns 5K shirts from previous years.  How far back can you go?  
Best Individual Costume: Our judges will review all submissions and determine an overall costume winner.
5 x 5: Run all 5 suggested routes and submit a selfie of you with a landmark from each to be entered in a drawing for a sweet prize!

Photos must be submitted on Facebook or Instagram using the #’s: #FEF #FriscoEducationFoundation #GaryBurns #Virtual5K

Awards - Tiff's Treats, Run On gift cards, Kelly's Tavern gift cards, airline vouchers, hotel stays & more!  These are GREAT prizes you don't want to miss out on! 

*All costumes must be family-friendly. Gore, graphic violence, nudity, swearing, realistic firearms and weapons or other objectionable elements may be grounds for disqualification as determined by the event coordinators.*
Mask Pickup

As a thank you for registering for the race - we have a mask just for you!  You will need to print your confirmation email you receive after registering to pick up your mask.  You can pick up your mask and a free treat (no tricks!) from the following location on the following date/timeframe:

October 29 between the hours of 11am - 7pm
*DILLAS - 3930 Preston Road #140, Frisco

Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Virtual FEF Gary Burns 5K & Fun Run.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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Suggested Courses

You can run your virtual race anywhere! But if you like, try one of our suggested city park / trail routes.

More information will be available in the Racejoy app once the courses have been mapped.

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