Get off the couch and get ready for the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce’s Reston Pumpkin 5K, & Kids’ Pumpkin Dash at Oktoberfest Reston, Sunday, October 9 with an 8:15 AM start.
Participants are encouraged to début their Halloween costumes or dress is their Oktoberfest Lederhosen and join in the fun with the whole family!
Registration and race information:
Sunday, October 8, 2017 @ 8:15AM
Reston Town Center
11921 Freedom Drive
Reston, VA 20190
Packet Pick up:
Saturday, 12:30 PM – 6 PM
Potomac River Running Store Reston Town Center
11911 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190
Race Day Packet Pickup/Registration @ Reston Town Center Pavilion: 6:45 – 8:00 am
Race Day Schedule:
Race Day Packet Pickup/Registration: 6:45 AM – 8:00 AM
5k Start Time: 8:15 AM (course open for 60 min)
Kids’ Pumpkin Dash Start Time: 9:30 AM
Awards Ceremony: 10 AM
5k Adult (ages 15 and over):
$25 per person – now – September 8
$30 per person – September 9 – October 5
$35 per person – October 7 – October 8 (at packet pick up)
5k (ages 14 and under):
$20 per person now – October 5
$25 per person – October 7 – October 8 (at packet pick up)
Kids’ Pumpkin Dash (recommended for kids ages 8 and under, all finishers will receive a finishers keepsake)
$10 per person – now – October 5
$15 per person – October 7 – October89 (at packet pick up)
Flavors of Fall Festival Tickets: (Festival, Saturday, October 7, Noon – 11 PM only)
24 tickets for $20
Food is priced from 3 – 5 tickets. Beer and wine cost 6 – 7 tickets.
Craft Beer Alley & VIP Lounge
$15 in advance | $20 at the gate
While the Flavors of Fall Festival has a FREE admission, you can upgrade your festival experience with a ticket into the Craft Beer Alley & VIP Lounge area located on Library Street. The $15 in advance ticket ($20 at the gate) offers you (3) three 5 oz. tastings from our craft beer vendors, the opportunity to chill in our VIP Lounge with our DJ and a up-close chance to join in our back by popular demand activities like the Stein Hoisting contest and MORE!
All runners will receive a technical race t-shirt, race bib, post-race refreshments, and race course experience.
The timed 5K will use state-of-the-art Chrono B-tags. Your B-tag will be affixed to your bib number. Bib numbers and timing tags are not transferable, no entry refunds will be made, and for safety reasons, no strollers or pets are allowed on the course.
The Start Line:
The start line is located at the intersection of Fountain Drive and New Dominion Parkway. Please be in the starting area no later than 8:00 AM and seed yourself based on your anticipated speed – timed runners to the front, followed by non-timed and walkers based on speed.
The 5k finish line will end adjacent to the Reston Town Center fountain and pavilion.
Awards will be awarded to the overall male, overall female, second place overall male, second place overall female and the first and second place male and female winners in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15 – 18, 19 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, 70 +
If you begin to feel ill while on the course – STOP – and look for your closest course marshal.
Portable restrooms will be located adjacent to the start line. Additional toilets available at the information center located behind the Reston Town Center Pavilion.
The Reston Town Center provides ample parking, with over 7,000 spaces, which are available in six garages and one surface lot.
Refunds: There are no refunds or transfers. The event is rain or shine.
Results can be found at (link to : http://potomac.enmotive.com/results)