Great Pumpkin Chase 5K, 1 Mile Walk and Kids Trick or Trot

Sat October 15, 2022 Directions


5k Run/Walk (timed, all ages)

8:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT

Kids Trick or Trot (12 and under)

9:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT

1 Mile Walk (not timed, all ages)

8:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT

Adaptive Foot Pedal Bike Division

8:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT

Handcycle Division

8:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT

Racing Wheelchair

8:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT


Soddy-Daisy Municipal Park, Dayton Pike, across from Soddy Lake


The Soddy-Daisy 2022 Great Pumpkin Chase:

In honor of Breast Care Awareness Month in October.

All proceeds, after covering costs, will be donated to the 
MaryEllen Locher Breast Center at CHI Memorial Hospital.


This course is certified, FLAT AND FAST!  This could be great for your first 5k or your FASTEST 5k!


Participants using a Racing Wheelchair, Handcycle or Adaptive Foot Pedal Bike are welcome.


Packet Pickup for 5K and 1 Mile - Please pick up your bib (5K) & t-shirt (5K and 1 Mile) on Oct 14, 4-7 PM at the race location - 11651 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy. Pickup is also available day of event starting at 7:00, but things may be crowded then.



8 AM – Great Pumpkin Chase 5K Run/Walk and 1Mile Walk: t-shirts guaranteed to those who register by September 15. There are no age restrictions, but children may prefer the Trick or Trot instead.

9 AM-  Kids Trick or Trot. Short fun runs on grass for children ages 12 and under, grouped by age. Costumes are encouraged! Prizes for all who participate. This is a FREE event, but we ask that you register online so that we know how many participants to plan for. [sorry, no t-shirts for this event]

9:30 AM - 5K Awards - 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards for age groups and overall male and female finishers

9:30 AM - Random awards for all participants in the 5K, 1 Mile and Trick or Trot


Stick around after your run or walk!

10 AM to 3 PM – FREE Fall Festival, featuring food, live music, arts & crafts, pumpkin carving, face painting, petting zoo, rides and more


Refreshments: Please bring your reusable drink containers; compostable cups available if you choose not to bring your own containers. Filtered water and Gatorade coolers available for fill up prior to events. Water available on 5K course. Water, Gatorade, and healthy snacks (fruit, granola bars, bagels) available to all participants and volunteers at conclusion of events.



Look below for a course map or Click Here for 5K course map and certification details (If the second page, the map, doesn't display from your smartphone, it should work fine from a laptop). 

GPS Location: Race begins and ends at the Soddy-Daisy Firehouse at 11651 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy. Ample parking is available on Depot St.

More information is available at: 
Keep Soddy-Daisy Beautiful and the MaryEllen Locher Breast Center at CHI Memorial Hospital



Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Course Map

 Great Pumpkin Chase Course Map


Soddy-Daisy Municipal Park, Dayton Pike, across from Soddy Lake

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