Trick or Trot 5K
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Get into the Halloween spirit at the FIFTH annual Trick or Trot 5K! The Trick or Trot 5K is a costume run that takes place in downtown Birmingham, Alabama. It starts and ends at Sloss Furnaces, a National Historic Landmark with a web of pipes and tall smokestacks that offer a glimpse into the great industrial past of the South.
The event includes post-race food and “Bloody Mary Bar” for the adults and post-race events including music and activities for kids. Along with race awards there will be awards given for Biggest Team, Most Spirited Team (Best Costumes), Most Spirited Individual (Best Costume), Most Spirited Kid (Best Costume), and Most Spirited Pet & Owner (Best Costume)!
Event details and schedule
Pre-Race Packet Pick-Up will be at the Track Shak Homewood on Friday, October 20th from 11 am until 6 pm.
Late Packet Pick-Up and Registration will be race day ($35). The race starts at 8 am, so please try to pre-register! Any registration after 10/15 cannot be guaranteed a race t-shirt.
Gates will open at 7 a.m. Parking will be available on-site at Sloss Furnaces.
Runners of all ages, strollers and pets are welcome! Costumes are not required to participate but are encouraged - the crazier the better! To be considered for an award in the costume contest please visit the Judge's Table between 7 and 7:45 a.m.