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Halloween 5K
Monster Mile

Saturday, October 30, 2021

There's nothing scarier than Halloween Hill!

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It's a Stafford Tradition!  Don't miss out on one of the funnest races in the area.  Great cash prizes for the fast runners, and awards for the best costumes!

So there's a little hill that you might want to know about........but the good news is that you get to come back down.

Get all the information about the race:  schedule, parking info, awards and can't say you weren't told!

Take a look at historical results and check back during the race to see this year's results in real-time.

Race Info

Event Date: Saturday October 30, 2021

Race Times:

  • Kids Mile - Girls Heat: 8:00 AM

  • Kids Mile - Boys Heat: 8:15 AM

  • Halloween 5K: 8:35 AM

Packet Pickup:

  • Friday, Oct. 29: 5:30-7:30 pm at Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center

  • Saturday Oct 30:  7 am at Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center



  • Online registration only through RunSignup on a first come first served basis.




  • Available on race morning inside the lobby of the Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center

  • Near the athletic fields next to the starting line area.    

Race Info
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The Course


  • 100% asphalt.  Great wide roads the entire way.



  • Out and back with a loop from Miles 2 to 3


  • Fairly flat with some gradual inclines and declines:  except for Halloween Hill.  It is located at Mile 1.  But there is good news: you get to run down it too!


  • The race starts on Mine Road in front of the Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center, heading north.  Runners will take a left onto Embrey Mill Road just before the 1 mile mark.  This is the start of Halloween Hill.  After a quick loop through a portion of the Embrey Mill neighborhood runners will descend the hill back down to Mine Road and return to the finish.

Course Anchor
Aid Stations

There will be 7 aid stations available to runners during the 50K Race.  They are spaced out by approximately 4 miles.

Aid Station Locations:

  • Mile 4:  Comorn Road crossing

  • Mile 8.1:  Indiantown Road crossing

  • Mile 12.5:  Panorama Drive crossing

  • Mile 15.5:  Turnaround

  • Mile 18.5:  Panorama Drive crossing

  • Mile 22.9:  Indiantown Road crossing

  • Mile 24.6:  Fluid Only

  • Mile 27:  Comorn Road crossing

  • Mile 29.8:  Fluid Only


There is water, Gatorade and food at each station. Additionally, there are PBJ sandwiches at miles 12.5, 18.5 and 27.0. 

Porta Potties:

  • Start

  • Mile 8.1 Aid Station

  • Mile: 15.1.  Owens Dr road crossing

  • Mile 22.9 Aid Station

  • Finish

Bag Drop:

  • Bag drop will be available at the start.  You can have 2 drop bags that we will deliver to separate aid stations.

    • Aid Station 1:  Indiantown Road.  You will be here at miles 8.1 and 22.9​

    • Aid Station 2:  Turnaround at mile 15.5

  • Bag drop procedures will be communicated to runners the week of the race.

Awards and Swag

Cash Awards: Top three male and female finishers

  • 1st Place: $200

  • 2nd Place: $100

  • 3rd Place: $50


Course Record Bonus:  First person running faster than:

  • Male: 3:10:26

  • Female: 3:39:26

  • Fastest person in each category who runs faster than the existing record will receive a $100 cash bonus.


Age Group Awards:

  • Top male and female in the following age groups will receive an award

    •  18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 and over.

Awards Ceremony:

  • We will hold an awards ceremony at 12 PM at the main tent near the starting area.


Race participants receive:

  • Technical race shirt

  • Custom finisher's medal

3H Half Marathon - SOLD OUT!

If you're not quite feeling up to running the full 50K, consider the trying the 3H Half Marathon.

  • Same day

  • Same trail

  • Later start

  • Less sweat

  • It's okay to be different


Have questions about the race, or are you interested in partnering with us? Please reach out, Frankenstein did, — we’re happy to help.

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