Monster Dash

1 Mile, Other, 5K

Event Date

Sat, Oct 29, 2016

Address

Westover, AL

Pricing

Activity Today Later

Running / Walking - 1 Mile - Individual Registration

$15 $15 Closed

Sleep In Option - Individual Registration

$20 $20 Closed

Running-5K - Individual Registration

$25 $25 Closed

Running-5K - Individual Age 10 and under

$15 $15 Closed

About This Activity

Get into the Halloween spirit at the first annual Westover Monster Dash 5K and Family Fun 1 Mile! This is a family friendly event and runners and walkers of all levels, strollers and leashed pets are welcome!

The Monster Dash is a costume run/walk that takes place in Westover, Alabama. Costumes are not required to participate but are encouraged - the crazier the better! 

Teams & families are also encouraged! Get your team of 4 or more together – get creative, get t-shirts, get costumes…. Have fun!

Runs start and end at the Westover City Park and all post-race activities will be held at the Park (3312 Westover Road, Westover, AL 35185).

Each participant will receive a participant packet and access to the post-run activities which will include a variety of freebies including post race refreshments! Cotton long sleeve T-shirts guaranteed to those register by midnight on October 15th, 2016.

All the proceeds from this event will go to the City of Westover Planning Commission to fund projects for City improvement. Current projects include the purchase, installation and maintenance of American flags for the highway 280 median in Westover, a memorial walk in the City Park and another 5k in the Spring of 2017.  

 

Event details and schedule

Runs start and end at the Westover City Park and all post-race activities will be held at the Park (3312 Westover Road, Westover, AL 35185). 

Awards will be given to the Top Finisher in each age division, as well as the Top Overall Male and Top Overall Female. Age divisions will be decided by number of participants.

Along with race awards there will be awards given for Biggest Team, Most Spirited Team (Best Costumes), Most Spirited Individual (Best Costume), and Most Spirited Kid (Best Costume). To be considered for an award in the costume contest, please visit the Judge's Table (located at Westover Park) between 7 and 7:30 a.m.

We will also have a wide variety of door prizes that will be given away from a variety of sponsors. Winners will be selected by bib number.

All the proceeds from this event will go to the City of Westover Planning Commission to fund projects for City improvement. Current projects include the purchase, installation and maintenance of American flags for the highway 280 median in Westover, a memorial walk in the City Park and another 5k in the Spring of 2017.  

Event details and schedule

Entry Fees:
5K Entry Fees: (Team or Individual)
$25 – Individual Registration

5K Individual Age based pricing for 10 and younger – $15

Family Fun 1 Mile

$15 – Individual Registration

Sleep In Option (for those who would like to support the City but not walk / run):
$20 – Until midnight October 28th, 2016.

(Shirts will not be mailed. Shirts can be picked up at Westover City Hall on Friday, October 28th, from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. or immediately following the race on October 29th. To have someone pick up your shirt for you or to have it held for you, send an email with details to mmallory@westoveralabama.org)

Registration, bib pick-up AND RUN will begin at Westover City Park (located behind Westover City Hall at 3312 Westover Road, Westover, AL 35185).

Packets will be available for pick-up Friday, October 28th, 2016, between 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Westover City Hall, 3312 Westover Road, Westover, AL 35185 or on Saturday immediately following the race at Westover Park.

October 29, 2016
6:30am – Registration Opens
7:30am – 5K Registration Closes
8:00am – 5K Start
8:30am – Family Fun 1 Mile Registration Closes
9:00am – Family Fun 1 Mile Run Start
Awards & Prizes immediately after completion of races at Westover City Park.

Pre-race: 

Upon arrival, be sure to check in at our registration table.

Race:

The races will begin promptly at 8 a.m. and 9:00 a.m.

The races will start and finish at the park. 

Post-race:

All post-race activities will be at the Westover City Park located behind Westover City Hall. Be sure to stick around for the awards ceremony, door prizes and runner’s goody bags!  There will be face painting and other activities for kids.

Would you like to be a Sponsor of Westover Monster Dash? Contact Marie Mallory @ mmallory@westoveralabama.org (205) 678-3375 ext. 701


Would you like to be a 
Vendor at the Westover Monster Dash? Contact Marie Mallory @ mmallory@westoveralabama.org (205) 678-3375 ext. 701

5K Overall Awards for:
Top Overall Male / Female

5K Age Group Awards to:
Top Finisher in each age group. Age divisions will be decided by number of participants.

1 Mile Fun Run Awards to:
Finisher medal for all children 10 and under.

Team Awards: Get your Team t-shirts or festive race day attire!
Biggest Team & Most Spirited Team (Best Costumes / Outfits)

Monster Awards:
Most Spirited Individual (Best Costume) & Most Spirited Kid (Best Costume, Under 10).

How to wear your Race Bib Number [Click Here]

Racing 101 – what to do in a race [Click Here]

How to run though a Water Stop [Click Here]

The new rules of hydration [Click Here]

Bib Number Transfer and Cancellation Policy:
There are 
NO refunds of registration fees.  

NOTE: This event will occur rain or shine, warm or cold. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In that event, there will be no refunds, rather, your entry fee will be used as a donation to the City of Westover Planning Commission.

Interested in donating or sponsoring?
Marie Mallory
Race Director

mmallory@westoveralabama.org

(205) 678-3375 ext. 701

 

www.westoveralabama.org

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