Don’t forget to register for the 5th Annual Alhambra Pumpkin Run & Halloween Fest less than two months away! This year the Annual Hallowscream costume contest and trick-or-treating, hosted by Downtown Alhambra, will be moved to join the Pumpkin Run Festival. Trick-or-treating on Main Street will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at local Downtown Alhambra businesses.
The 5K run and walk begins at 8 a.m. in front of Rick’s Drive In and Out, and will be routed on Main Street goin west, with a U-turn at Sixth Street to travel back on Main Street going east. Pumpkin runners get to run on the pavement of Main Street and enjoy the community while the streets are closed to cars and traffic.
There will also be a 1K race for kids, ages 4-13 years, which begins at 9:30 a.m. Earn a 2018 medal to commemorate finishing the race and get a runner’s T-shirt, swag bag, and free beer (for 21+ sponsored by Ohana Brewery) for registering to run.
The beer garden, sponsored by Ohana Brewery, will be open to runners and non-runners 21+ from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Shop at Alhambra’s weekly Certified Farmers Market and enjoy a cold beer, shop the local Mosaic Craft Fair vendors, explore Downtown Alhambra, and dance to a live band.
The City of Alhambra will also host a kids’ zone filled with bouncers, face painting, games, and a pumpkin patch. There will be a pumpkin pie making contest judged by Alhambra Chamber Board members and Ambassadors.
Where: Start at Rick’s Drive Thru at
132 W Main St, Alhambra, CA 91801
More info at: http://alhambrapumpkinrun.com/