Running Dead - Bay City

5K, Other

Event Date

Sat, Oct 8, 2016


Bay City, MI


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$30 $35 Closed

Walking-5K - Individual Age group/open

$30 $35 Closed

Freaky Fun Walk - All Ages - Kids Under 5 Free (with paying adult) - Individual Age group/open

$10 $10 Closed

About This Activity

The Running Dead” -  Zombie Race will feature the ONLY race held on the Michigan Sugar Trails in our area! Runners and walkers will be, well, running and walking as fast as they can to escape and make it to the finish line! Young and old alike may participate in this 5K Run/Walk or the Freaky Fun Run/Walk.


Event details and schedule

Prizes will be awarded to various age groups in both the runs and the walk.  Zombies, Witches, Monsters and more will be waiting to cheer the racers on as they cross the finish line! And, Zombies tend to be sneaky so be prepared to be scared on the course! 

Event Day Schedule

7:30 Late Registration Opens

FREE Zombie makeover for racers

9:00 am  5K 

10:00 am  Freaky Fun Walk  1/2 mile or 1 mile (for all ages) Remember, kids 5 and under are FREE with a paying adult.

FYI: So you are not spooked if you do not receive a t-shirt: register by Friday, September 30th to guarantee a t-shirt.

Also, last day to sign up online for the race is Friday, September 30st. We are most happy to sign you and yours up on race day too!

Spooky Information:

  • Costumes are highly encouraged so the zombies think that you are one of them!
  • Yes! There will be makeup artists on-site to help you get that creepy-scary-fleshy look!
  • All preregistered racers will receive a tech shirt
  • Cool medals for all finishers
  • Finish Line Feast Treats that will leave you dying for more!

Also, Best Zombie Costume Awards!! 

For all of you freaks who want to obsess about the course, we are totally freakin' with you! We obsess too! Here you go...

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