The Great Highwood Pumpkin Festival
5k Scare Run Walk & Stroll

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Saturday October 9, 9:00 am
5k Scare Run Walk & Stroll
From Totem Pole Park at the corner of Waukegan and Walker Avenues

Celebrate Highwood table will be set up at Totem Pole Park, on the corner of Waukegan and Walker Avenues just north of The Bent Fork.
Runners can meet at the lot as early as 8:00 am to pick up packets/prepare for the run.

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Pre-race packet pick up location and times:

Participants can pick up their packets or register in person at the Celebrate Highwood table that will be set up by the Picnic Grove at North Avenue Great Pumpkin Wall in Everts Park Thursday October 7th from 5-6PM or Friday October 8th from 8-9AM, or during during Pumpkin Fest hours Friday October 8 at the Celebrate Highwood booth located next to the Bernardi Securities Main Stage in Everts Park.

Race day registration and packet pick up will begin at 8 am from the start/finish line located at Totem Pole Park, on the corner of Waukegan and Walker Avenues.

Scare Run 5K Course Marshals 2021 signup sheet

Guide our participants safely around the run/walk route while cheering them on, diverting traffic and handing out water at water stations. The race begins at Totem Pole Park at the corner of Waukegan and Walker Avenues at 9AM so please arrive by 8AM to familiarize yourself with the course. Bring a chair/stool, a noise maker, some music and please dress for the weather.
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