YMCA Pumpkin 5K and Family Health Festival

Sat October 24, 2020 Newark, DE US 19702 Directions

YMCA Pumpkin 5K and Family Health Festival 5K

$40 $20 11:00AM EDT Price increases after March 31, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

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$20 11:00AM EDT Registration Opens July 24, 2020 at 1:53pm EDT
351 George Williams Way
Glasgow Park Route 40 across from the Bear YMCA
Newark, DE US 19702

A 5K race and so much more - Food, Awards, Fun and even childcare for runners!


There's no better way to celebrate Halloween than at the Pumpkin 5K and Family Health Festival, a FUN event for the whole family! The 5K will be held on Saturday, October 24th, and begins at 11:00am at Glasgow Park. The Family Health Festival includes race awards, food and entertainment and is held at the Bear-Glasgow Family YMCA.


There will be an exciting line-up of entertainment, family activities, music, food, refreshments, awards, and prizes, including juggling, face painting and balloon twisting. All are encouraged to wear a favorite costume - prizes for the best costumes.


Schedule of Events

10:00am - Bib pick-up/day of registration

11:00am - 5K

  • Long Sleeve Performance T-shirts guaranteed for all 5k and FUN RUN participants registered by 10-14-19.
  • Post race Chick Fil-A, Out of the Ordinary Catering food truck awards, and activities immediately following the 5K at the Bear-Glasgow YMCA.
  • The Bear-Glasgow YMCA Kids' Zone will be OPEN for all Members and Non-Members running the Pumpkin 5K. You can drop your children off while you run and afterward attend the Family Health Festival. Show your race bib when you drop off and be sure to leave your cell phone number!!!
Family Health Festival

Bear-Glasgow YMCA will be hosting a Family Health Festival following the 5K from 11am-2pm. This is FREE and open to the community.

Activities at the festival include face painting, balloon twisting, photo booth, inflatables, flu shots, healthy food, vendors, games, and music.

Stick around for the Kiddie "K" at 1:00 pm. This event is for kids 8 and under; FREE and no registration is required! All participants will receive a race medal!

Bag Pick Up

Bag Pick-up at Bear-Glasgow YMCA on Friday, October 25th from 4pm-6pm.

Awards and Age Groups
  • Overall Male/Female
  • Overall Masters Male/Female
  • Top 3 in each age group Male/Female
  • 13 and U, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
  • Top Male/Female Walkers
  • Medals for all children participating in the Kiddie K.
  • Special recognition for Costumes, Most Improved & Largest Team.
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.pumpkin5k.org.

Race Contact Info

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