YMCA Freaky 5K - Presented by CoVantage Credit Union

Event Date

Sat, Oct 26, 2019


Appleton, WI

About This Activity

Enjoy the autumn colors and remarkable scenery along the shores of the Fox River.  The Freaky 5K is for participants of all ages and abilities.  It's even Dog Friendly, so bring out your well behaved, 4 legged family member!  Come out to enjoy a day with friends, family and co-workers.   There is even a COSTUME CONTEST for you to channel your inner child.


  • 5K Run/Walk
  • MIni Monster 1K Fun Run 
  • Costume Contest   (Must be registered in a race event to participate)


  • Freaky 5K T-shirt  (If registered before 10/14/19)
  • Custom Finishers Medal
  • Chip Timing
  • Refreshments - Coffee, Cider, Bagels, Fruit and Cookies
  • Trick or Treat Goodie Bag


Packet Pickup will be available on Friday, October 25th from 3 - 5 pm at the Appleton YMCA or on Race Day (October 26th) from 6:30 - 8:30 am at Pierce Park in Appleton.  Packets will not be available prior to these times.


The Costume Contest will take place following the 5K run/walk.  Awards will be given for the following categories:  Most Creative, Scariest, Child and Dog Costume.  We encourage originality and FUN!

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