Hobooken 5K & Scary Scurry Kids Race

Complete your run anytime between 10/26 - 11/2
VIRTUAL Costume Contest

Each year our talented judges search through hundreds of entries to select the best, most creative and original costumes. This year, as we are going virtual, we will still have a costume contest for race participants! Share your costume with hashtag #hobookencontest. Full rules and details as of 10/20/2020 below. 

Costume Contest Rules

This year we will have 5 new categories:

Best Carriage Costume: Got a cute little one that isn’t quite the runner yet but you’re teaching them the ropes?  Dress up their wheels and make it part of your costume.  Let your imagination run as wild as those wheels! 

Best Quaranteam: We Are Family, get up everybody and sing! Whether they’re blood, your work fam, or gym fam, gather them all and dress up!  Best quaranteam themed costume takes the prize. (only one person needs to submit a photo, but tag your brothers, sisters, grandma, etc.)

Best Social Distance Duo: Calling all Spongebobs and Patricks, Batman and Robins, Ying and Yangs-don’t let social distancing keep you from joining this contest! Whether your 6ft apart or 6 states apart, you and your dynamic duo can enter!  Snap a picture together, or snap  two separately.  Have one designated person submit a photo, (or two separate photos of your costumes), make sure to tag the bestie you dressed up with! 

Best Individual: Let your creativity run wild, the most creative, unique and interesting costume will win!

Best Dog Costume: Our furry besties can join in on all the fun!  After all, they get excited for long runs too!  Submit a pic of your four legged friend in costume and let’s see who the cutest pup running the hoBOOken 5K truly is!
To enter participants must:

HOW TO ENTER: Contest is for race participants. Submit photos to our Instagram.  DM us your picture! Contest starts on 10/26/2020 and ends on 11/2/2020.  Please submit all photos by 11:59 EST 
We will pick the top 2 and open the polls to the public! Voting will start 11/5-11/6, winners will be announced 11/7




Dress up in your best Halloween costume the week of 10/26 - 11/2 and share take a picture with our downloadable bib and start/finish signs! #hobookencontest on Instagram to enter 

Winners will be announced on Instagram the following week. 



Best Stroller
Best Duo
Best Individual (Male/Female) 
Best Quaranteam

GREAT PRIZES! Win entry to the 2021 HoBOOken and cool HoBOOken merch! 

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