Sun October 31, 2021 Bakersfield, CA 93311 US Directions

5k Run/Walk

$45 $30 9:00AM PDT Price increases after August 31, 2021 at 11:59pm PDT


$25 9:00AM PDT Registration ends October 31, 2021 at 11:59pm PDT

Virtual Run

$35 Price increases after August 31, 2021 at 11:59pm PDT

Welcome to Bakersfield’s Halloween Run, our  Monster Mash Dash 5K Run/Walk and Little Monster Dash!  Brought to you by Bakersfield Classic Events!  This Halloween-themed annual race is an event that you won't want to miss and we guarantee you will experience a spooktacular fun time! Wear a Costume and be in our Costume Contest!  Largest Group Award!

We invite you to do one or all of the Holiday Runs. This is the 1st event of the 2020 Holiday Run Series. 

Age Group awards for 5k ONLY! No timing or awards for the kid's event, although they receive a glow in the dark finisher medal.

Age group awards for our timed 5k:
10 and Under
11 - 19
20 - 29
30 - 39
40 - 49
50 - 59
60 - 69
70 and over

Strollers are welcome! Due to runner's safety we do not recommend dogs on the course. Race goes on rain or shine.  No refunds.  

Great Amenities


Each participant will receive:

~HUGE custom GLOW in the DARK finisher's medallion!

~All Children will receive a custom Trick-or-Treat bag!

~GLOW in the DARK Event shirt!

~Treats for kids and adults!

~Decorated Course

~Halloween Music

~Costume Contest

~Largest Group Contest

Glow in the Dark Shirt

Adults and Little Monsters alike will love this glow in the dark shirt. Our 2021 event shirt will be released soon!


Costume Contest








The Park at River Walk
Bakersfield, CA US 93311
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