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Sun October 17, 2021 Bakersfield, CA 93311 US Directions
RaceJoy Ready


Did Someone Say Pumpkins And Scarecrows?

Join us for the inaugural Pumpkin Run benefiting Salvation Army's programs! What a great way to start your new Fall Running Schedule! Run or walk along our SCARECROW and PUMPKIN decorated course and earn your pumpkin & finisher medallion.  Start a new family tradition! 


This event starts at 8:00am, we fully expect a sell-out event with limited capacity so registering early will assure your spot! 

SPECIAL CHILD RATE: $25 for 9 and Under! Rate applied automatically at check out!


You will enjoy all of the amenities of our traditional 5k events including:
     ~  Technical Event Shirt
     ~  Large Finisher's Medallion
     ~  Chip Timing with Age Group Awards
     ~  Decorated Course
     ~  Pumpkins for ALL!
     ~  Prepackaged goodies   


Scarecrows along the course!

Look for our friendly scarecrows along the course!

Packet Pickup Information

Packet Pickup Information:
Saturday October 16th
3pm to 5pm
Sole to Soul Sports
9000 Ming Avenue Ste. K-1, Bakersfield, CA 93311

Event takes place rain or shine!


The Park at River Walk
11298 Stockdale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA US 93311

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.




Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Bakersfield Pumpkin Run.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To


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