Run For Your Lives 5K

At Hickory Knob State Resort Park


Join us at Hickory Knob State Resort Park for this Halloween themed 5K run through the park. This race is open to everyone regardless of running ability or experience. Run, jog, walk, even walk your dog as we enjoy the festivities on the Halloween weekend. Stick around for pumpkin carving at noon and spend the day at Hickory Knob. Registration is required and the cost is $30 per participant, children 5 and under are free. This race will be timed, and prizes awarded for top place finishers, best costume, and random door prizes also given away. All proceeds for this race will go towards trail improvement projects at Hickory Knob. Check-in will begin at 8 AM and same day registration is available.


  • October 28, 2023, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Event Hours

    The 5K will start at 9 AM

    Meeting Place

    Park Office

    What to Bring

    Comfortable running shoes and clothing, water, snacks, and a costume


    $30 per participant include park admission