5K, 1 Mile, Other

Event Date

Sun, Oct 30, 2016


Athens, GA


Activity Today Later

5K Run/Walk - 5K Run/Walk with shirt

$20 $20 Closed

5K Run/Walk - 5K Run/Walk No Shirt

$17 $17 Closed

1 Mile Fun Run - 1 Mile Fun Run with Shirt

$20 $20 Closed

1 Mile Fun Run - 1 Mile Fun Run No Shrit

$17 $17 Closed

Family/Group Registration - Family/Group Registration with shirts

$60 $60 Closed

About This Activity

Come join us at Sandy Creek Nature Center for the 16th Annual Jack-O-Lantern Jog 5K and 1 Mile Goblin Fun Run.   The course will be an out and back run along the beautiful North Oconee River Greenway.  Walkers and Strollers are welcome.

Event details and schedule

Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup: Begins at 1PM

Costume Contest for registered runners under 10 years old: Starts at 1:40PM

1 Mile Goblin Fun Run: Starts at 2PM

5K Jack O Lantern Jog: Starts at 2:30PM


Unique awards will be presented to Overall M/F, Masters M/F, and top three M/F in age groups begining 10 and under through 75 and over.  All participants in the 1 Mile will receive a special commemorative prize.

Timing and Results:

Finish line management and results provided by Classic Race Services with complete results posted online at  www.classicraceservices.com, www.runningintheusa.com, www.active.com, www.athlinks.com and www.coolrunning.com.

Series Affiliation:

The race is part of the 2016 Black Bag Race Series and the Run and See Georgia Grand Prix.

Shirts and Goodies:

Preregistered entrants (and late registrants, while supplies last) will receive a unique short sleeved T-shirt, delicious snacks, bananas, Coca Cola and other goodies.

Costume Contest:

For registered runners under 10.  Judging by “Sandy the Frog” at 1:40 pm, before the Fun Run, for best boy’s and best girl’s costume. Safety first - masks off for the race!

Other Info: In case of rain, the races will go on.  Delay of the start may happen in case of severe weather in the area at race time.  If severe weather continues, then the race director or local authorities may make the call to cancel the race at that time.  Sorry, no refunds.

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