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Blake’s Monster Dash 5k Run/Walk

Fri September 20, 2024 Armada, MI 48005 US Directions


Blake's Monster Dash 5k Run/Walk

$38 6:30PM EDT - 9:00PM EDT Price increases after August 29, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Race Website

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Blake's Big Apple
71485 North Ave
Armada, MI US 48005


This is a great, wear-a-costume 5k for all ages! Blake’s Monster Dash is a 5k run on gravel trails around the family-owned 800-acre Blake Farm. The 5k race will take you through our haunted hayride and zombie paintball scenes with live actors. This haunted Halloween run will include a donut, glass of hard or sweet cider, t-shirt, small pie pumpkin and admission to our Spookyland area after the race featuring a corn maze, 3D barn, live actors, Halloween themed movies, and animated attractions. COSTUMES ARE HIGHLY ENCOURAGED and OPEN TO ALL AGES! Strollers are permitted at your own discretion as the run will be on gravel. Pets will not be permitted.

The Big Apple will be open until 11:00pm for all Haunted Activities including Spookyland, Haunted Hayrides, Three Story Haunted Barn and Zombie Paintball!

6:30pm Race start time!

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at


Overall Prizes

1st Place Overall Male & Female - $50 Blake’s Gift Card, Prize Bag & Gift Certificate for Private Zombie Truck
2nd Place Overall Male & Female - $50 Blake’s Gift Card & Prize Bag
3rd Place Overall Male & Female -
$25 Blake’s Gift Card & Prize Bag

Age Category Prizes

1st Place Age Category Male & Female- $20 Blake’s Gift Card & Prize Bag
2nd Place Age Category Male & Female - $10 Blake’s Gift Card & Prize Bag

Age categories: 14 and under, 15 to 19, 20 to 24, 25 to 29, 30 to 34, 35 to 39, 40 to 44, 45 to 49, 50 to 54, 55 to 59, 60 to 64, 65 to 69, 70 and over

Packet Pick Up

Racers can pick up their race packet & swag on the following dates/times. Packet pickup is located at Blake's Orchard and Cider Mill, 17985 Armada Center Road, Armada, MI 48005 
Early Packet Pick Up
  • Thursday, 9/19/24 from 4:00pm-7:00pm
    • Pick your packet up on Thursday & enter to win a runner's gift basket worth $100
Race Day Packet Pick Up
  • Friday, 9/20/24 from 4:00pm-6:00pm
    • All participants must be registered 30 minutes prior to your start time.
    • We recommend arriving at least 45 minutes early to allow ample time for parking & registration.

What's Included?

  • 1 Donut
  • Can of Hard Cider OR Sweet Cider for Participants Under 21
  • T-Shirt
  • Small Pie Pumpkin
  • Admission to Spookyland


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