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Trick or Trot 5K & Kid's Zombie Dash

Sat October 29, 2022 Spartanburg, SC 29302 US Directions



9:30AM EDT
Open to ages 6 - 99.

Zombie Dash

10:15AM EDT
Open to ages 99 and under.


The 2023 event has unfortunately been postponed until 2024
You, and the entire family, are invited to RUN FOR YOUR LIVES through Spartanburg's most popular Halloween destination: Converse Heights! Race in front of century-old haunted houses full of spooky, kid-friendly props including yard-size spider webs, inflatable goblins, buried coffins, animatronic mummies and more!
Pre and post race festivities include a 200 meter Zombie Dash fun run, awards show, and costume party! 🎃 No matter the distance, all finishers receive candy at the finish line!!! 


5K Registration:

  • $30 through 10/22/22
  • $35 through 10/27/2022
  • $40 through 10/29/2022

***Register the whole family (4 runners or more) and receive 20% OFF!!!

Kid's Zombie Dash: 

  • $10 (Includes custom name bib and finisher's medal)
5K awards will be presented in the following categories:
  • Top 3 fastest male and female overall
  • Top 3 fastest male and female in each age group: 18 and under, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

What else to expect

  • FREE pre/post race beverages, courtesy of Little River Roasting Company
  • FREE professional race photos captured by the talented B.Knox.Photograhy
  • Commemorative Silipint (MSRP -$20.00) 
  • USATF sanctioned event & certified course
  • Costume awards
  • Post Race Party hosted by NuWay
  • And More!
 Race Day Timeline
8:30am • Packet Pickup Opens 
9:15am • Packet Pickup Closes
9:30am • 5k Start
10:15am • Fun Run Start
10:30am • Awards Show  


Q: When and where is packet pickup?
@GottaRun Spartanburg
Oct 28 • 4-6pm
@Trinity United Methodist Church
Oct 29 • 8:30-9:15am 
Q: Can we walk?
A: Yes! The course will be closed to vehicular traffic from 9:30-10:30am
Q: Are strollers allowed?
A: Yes!
Q: Are dogs allowed?
A: Extra-friendly dogs are more than welcome!
Q: What is the Zombie Dash? 
A:  200 meter "fun run", designed for children 12 and under. Participants can complete it solo or with friends/family (Parents race for free!) 👻
Q: Will results be available on site?
A: Live Results will be available, online, as soon as you cross the finish line
Q: Where should we park?
A: Limited parking will be available at Trinity United Methodist Church. Overflow parking is available at Spartanburg YMCA, less than 1/4 mile away.

Earn Free Entry!

After registering, you'll receive a special referral code to share with friends and family. Every time someone uses your link to register, you'll receive a $3 refund to your credit card! 


Trinity United Methodist Church
626 Norwood Street
Spartanburg, SC US 29302


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