The Great Pumpkin 5K

Event Date

Sun, Oct 12, 2014


Tucson, AZ

About This Activity


Register and pick up bibs on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at The Running Shop from 10a - 3p. Also day of registration at Buckelew Farms beginning at 6:30. See you there!


The Great Pumpkin Race is set for Sunday, October 12, 2014 at the Buckelew Farm just west of Tucson. NOTE - THE FITKIDZ RACE STARTS AT 7:30. THE 5K AT 8:00” This cross-country style 5K races though the Buckelew family farm and both the 5K and the Fitkidz mile include portions of their wild and crazy corn maze.  In addition to free entry into the farm, participants will also be eligible for great prizes, race day activities like pumpkin carving and kid’s face painting.  The Great Pumpkin race benefits The Hydrocephalus Foundation. This is definitely one race you won’t be ‘scared’ to enter….

Due to safety concerns, Buckelew Farms has a no dog policy this year.  Please leave Fido at home for the race, we’re sure he’d much rather sleep in than run through the haunted corn maze anyway!

Event details and schedule

Date and Time

Sunday, October 12, 2014
7:30 a.m. SAR FitKidz! Mile
8:00 a.m. 5K

Race Distances and Courses

The Great Pumpkin Race is a fun filled, low cost 5k through the Buckelew family farm and their wild and crazy Halloween themed corn maze. The course is a flat, traditional cross-country course along dirt roads with a finish through the haunted corn maze.  Runners of all abilities, from those competing in their first 5k, to those looking for a PR, will enjoy the course.


Buckelew Farms
17000 W Ajo Hwy
Tucson, AZ 85735-2128

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