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Halloween Hoopla 5K Walk/Run

Saturday, October 31, 2015
Dravo Plaza 850 Justison St. WilmingtonDE  19801
Saturday, October 31, 2015
Dravo Plaza 850 Justison St. WilmingtonDE  19801

About This Activity

5th annual Halloween Hoopla 5K Walk/Run - Delaware's Halloween community event! Everyone runs in costume (optional) to raise funds for children in need. **FREE 10 DAY ELITE membership trial for ALL participants to CORETEN Fitness Center** (1007 N. Orange St) The event takes place on the scenic Wilmington Riverfront. The course is USATF certified - fast and flat - with NOVA bib chip timing. Halloween Hoopla 5K is Delaware's top Halloween community event and includes music, snacks, HW candy, dancing, kids zone with facepainting, arts & crafts, mascots, pumpkin painting, photos, and more. Register as a team or individual to join the fun and help children in foster care and poverty right here in our community! Lots of awards and prizes! 

Event details and schedule

Date: Saturday, October 31, 2015

Race Time: 10:00 am; Registration opens at 8:30 am (Note: Race day registration and packet pick-up closes 25 min prior to start of race.) 


Dravo Plaza, Wilmington Riverfront
850 Justison Street, 
Wilmington, DE 19801

Price Information: Individuals - $25 registration fee, Groups or Teams - $20 registration fee per person. Prices until 10/26, then $30 individuals/$25 teams. Shirts are available for all pre-registrants (not guaranteed for those who register after October 26th ).

Awards: Overall awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers. Age group awards will be given to the top three finishers in five-year age group. Best costume awards for best male, female, boy, girl, group and family. 

10 Day CrossFit CoreTen Fitness Center - FREE for ALL participants! Your CoreTen Code will be given on race day and you'll get 10 free days to get in shape!

100% Cotton T-Shirt - Early registrants before 10/26 are guaranteed a tangerine orange Kind to Kids 100% cotton t-shirt.

Medals - Winners receive a 3” medal. Prizes and gift certificates!

USATF Certified Race Course: Fast and flat along Wilmington's scenic riverfront

Timing and Pacing: NOVA Timing Systems using the MYLAPS BibTag Timing System.

Amenities: Registration includes shirt, food, and Wilmington Riverfront restaurants discount coupons. Community & Family Fun –face painting,  arts & crafts, mascot, music, dancing, Halloween photos, candy and more! Stations with water and energy drinks are located every 2 miles or less.  

Photos: View slideshow of people & teams at last year's Hoopla!

Parking: Plenty of free parking on site.

Notice: You are welcome to walk with strollers. However, baby strollers are not allowed in the run portion of this event. No dogs allowed due to insurance liability.


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Dravo Plaza 850 Justison St. WilmingtonDE  19801
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