The Pumpkin Run is a ghoulishly fun and exciting family event. It includes a 5K run and a one-mile family walk, starting at 10 a.m. - rain or shine. Registration begins at 9 a.m. inside the Wildwoods Convention Center. Participants are encouraged to dress in Halloween costumes to vie for prizes in the best-dressed categories of Family, Youth, Infant, and Best All Around. All proceeds benefit the Elementary Schools of the Wildwoods. All participants will receive a Pumpkin Run T-shirt. Register at www.boardwalkpumpkinrun.com.
The competition is open to recreation and school programs that belong to the American Recreation and School Cheer Association. All teams will perform action-packed two and a half minute routines featuring stunts, jumps, gymnastics and dance segments choreographed to music. Athletes will compete on a 54'-by-42' spring floor and will be scored by a judging panel to determine the first-place winners.