Register for the 2017 Reston Pumpkin 5k

Reston Pumpkin 5k 


Race Details:

Get off the couch and get ready for the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce’s Reston Pumpkin 5K, & Kids’ Pumpkin Dash at Flavors of Fall Reston, Sunday, October 8 with an 8:15 AM start. 

Participants are encouraged to début their Halloween costumes 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

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 

Registration Fees: 

5k Adult (ages 15 and over):
$25 per person - now – August 31
$30 per person - September 1 – October 5
$35 per person - October 7 – October 8 (at packet pick up) 

5k (ages 14 and under):
$20 per person now – October 7
$25 per person - October 8 – October 9 (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 – October 8 (at packet pick up) 

Packet Pickup:
Saturday, October 7 at Reston Potomac River Running Store (11911 Democracy Dr, Reston, 20190) from 12:30-6:00 pm and Sunday monrning in the Reston Town Center Pavilion starting at 6:45 am. 

Flavors of Fall Tickets: (Festival, Saturday, October 7, Noon – 11 PM only
* 24 tickets for $20
* Craft Beer Alley & VIP Lounge $15 advance ticket (price includes five 3 oz. tastings of craft beer on tap, access to lounge, food trucks, and activities with in Craft Beer Alley)
* Food is priced from 3 – 5 tickets
* Beer and wine priced from 6 – 7 tickets. 

Runner Swag:
All runners will receive a technical race t-shirt, race bib, post-race refreshments, and race course experience. 

Runner's Bib:
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.
Link to course map attached 

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. 

Finish Line:
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. 

FREE parking at Reston Town Center, with over 7,000 spaces, available in six garages and one surface lot. 

Refunds: There are no refunds or transfers. The event is rain or shine.


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I know that running can be a hazardous activity and that I should not enter and run unless I am medically able and properly trained. I assume all risks associated with running, including, but not limited to, falls, weather conditions including high heat and/or humidity, contact with other participants, the effects of the road and traffic on the course, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts, I for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Potomac River Running, Inc., Potomac River Running Charitable and Educational Events Inc., Commonwealth Race Management, Inc., and all event partners, sponsors and volunteers, their representatives and successors from all claims or liability of any kind arising out of my participation in this race even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. Further, I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use any photographs, motion pictures, or other record of this event for any legitimate purpose without compensation to me. For safety reasons, I agree not to officiate with any of the following: Wheelchairs, strollers, baby joggers, skates, pets or headsets. I understand that there are no refunds should severe weather cancel the event. I further understand that this event may change date or location if required by local authorities. I agree that my email address will be added to the Potomac River Running and Commonwealth Race Management email list.

I understand that there are no refunds or transfers.

I acknowledge that I am over the age of 18, or the legal guardian of the registrant under the age of 18.