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Monster Mash 5K at Bold Rock Cidery

Sat October 28, 2023 Nellysford, VA 22958 US Directions


Monster Mash 5K

9:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT


1020 Rockfish Valley Hwy
Nellysford, VA US 22958


The LIVE BOLD Fall 5K is back with a Boo and sporting a new name...the Monster Mash 5K! Scheduled for October 28, it's gonna be a scary good time! Get in the Halloween spirit and gather up fellow Bold Rockers that WILL RUN FOR CIDER! Walker, stroller and Fido friendly.



  • All participants get a performance event shirt, finisher glass and a Bold Rock Hard Cider.
  • Chip-timed by Blue Ridge Timing.
  • Post-race party in the cidery with music and food for purchase from Bold Rock.


  • $35 until 10/12/23
  • $42 10/13/23 – 10/27/23
  • $42 (no shirt) | $47 (with shirt) - 10/28/23
  • Shirt cut-off is October 13. Non-dated event shirts from 2022 or older will be given out, if available, by date of registration. Race day registrants shirts are $5, if available.
  • Registrants will be emailed event-specific info and race day details just prior to race day.


Rally the troops and run or walk as a team on race day! All sizes and skill levels of groups are welcome, but we consider a complete team to be 2 or more participants. Create or join a team during registration. ​Biggest team and team with the best costumes wins a Bold Rock prize!


Invite your friends to join you at the Monster Mash 5K. If you get 4 friends to sign up using your special referral link (which you receive in your confirmation email after you register), you'll get a $10 refund as our Thank You!


This out-and-back course is easy and flat with gorgeous views in every direction! It's mostly pavement with some gravel and grass. Walker and Fido-friendly; all-terrain strollers welcome. Course Map


Bold Rock Cidery | Directions
1020 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, VA 22958 | Saturday, October 28, 2023 | 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM | Race Start 9 AM


After you cross the finish line, it's time to celebrate! 

  • ​A finisher glass and Bold Rock Hard Cider is included for all participants over 21
  • A complimentary glass of non-alcoholic sparkling cider is included for children and adults under 21
  • Use the Beverage Ticket attached to your race bib to pick up your glass and cider
  • Please bring proper ID to partake


Awards are given to the overall male and female finishers, and to 1st place finishers in the following age groups, below. Participants over 21 win a 6-pack of Bold Rock Hard Cider, and under 21 participants win a bottle of sparkling apple juice. Winners must be present at the Awards ceremony to receive their award.

  • ​Under 21 age groups: 8-11 |12-15 |16-20
  • Over 21 age groups: 21-29 | 30-39 | 40-49 | 50-59 | 60-69 | 70-79 | 80+ ​


Visit our Facebook and Instagram pages to see #monstermash5k race pics, brought to you by Doug Ash Photography.


There are NO refunds. Runner transfers (transferring your race entry to another runner) are allowed. Please email your request two weeks before race day.


If there is severe weather that makes the course unsafe for runners, we will postpone the event to the following day. We will notify participants via email and will post this information on the website and Facebook pages. Please make sure you can make both dates, as there are no refunds.

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