June 26, 2012

When is the Pumpkin Run?

The Pumpkin Run will be Saturday, October 7, 2017. 5K Run/Walk will start at 8:00 AM following a Tot Trot at approximately 9:15 and will conclude with an […]
June 26, 2012

Where is the Pumpkin Run held?

The Pumpkin Run starts and ends at Black Bob Elementary School in Olathe, Kansas. Click to view directions to the school or the course map.
June 26, 2012

What additional activities are at the event?

In addition to the 5K Run/Walk, there will be a Tot Trot / Run for the Pumpkins for children ages 1 to 5, a costume collection for […]
June 26, 2012

Do you need volunteers for the race?

YES! Volunteers are needed before, during and after the race. To register as a volunteer and to see all available opportunities, please check our Volunteer page.
June 26, 2012

Do participants get a race shirt? Do participants get a medal or trophy?

All registered participants will receive an official Pumpkin Run t-shirt. The top three overall finishers and top three per age/gender finshers will receive a trophy. View full […]
June 26, 2012

What is the course route? How long is the route? What is the course elevation?

The Pumpkin Run travels through residential neighborhoods near Black Bob Elementary School, where Jared Coones attended as a student. The course will take you past the […]
June 26, 2012

How do I register for the Pumpkin Run?

You can register online, by printing our registration form and mailing it to us or in person during Packet Pickup. Get full details and links on […]
June 26, 2012

Who does the race benefit?

The race has several beneficiaries; specifically organizations involved in leukemia & lymphoma research and education. Beneficiaries include: Children’s Mercy Cancer Center, The Dream Factory, The Leukemia & Lymphoma […]
June 26, 2012

How do I register as part of a running club?

Schools should have each participant fill-out and return to the school a School Registration Form so all students can be registered together. Read additional details on our School […]