The big day is October 28, 2017, at Slack Elementary 1305 Fuller Springs Road in Lufkin, TX. Unless the weather becomes severe, we will continue on rain or shine. 

Packet pickup will be at Premier Kia located at 1705 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901. Packets are available for pickup from 11 am – 1 pm on

Wednesday, October 25 and Thursday, October 26 or from 4 pm – 6 pm on Friday, October 27. Race Day packet pick up is available, but please arrive at least 45 minutes before your race start time.  


Race day packet pick-up is allowed, starting at 7:00 am but please arrive 45 minutes prior to your race kick-off to do so. Look for the tall gray flag that says “Runner Check-In“.


Parking can be a challenge, so please allow time to park and walk to the starting line. Runners and spectators can park in the parking lot in front of Slack Elementary. If that is full, parking is also available at Burley Primary School located at 502 Joyce Lane

The Half Marathon will start promptly at 8:00 am. Cut off for the half marathon is 12 noon. The 10K will start promptly at 8:10 am. The 5K will start promptly at 8:20 am. The Kids Monster Mash Fun Run will start promptly at 7:30 am. Kids aged 6-8 will be in the first heat. Kids 5 and under will start after the older kids complete the course. 

This year’s race day block party will be over the top! The last half mile of the race will be lined with vendors and spectators cheering on runners as they finish the 5K, 10K, and a half-marathon. Please plan to hang out once you finish your race! We’ll have lots of music, activities, and goodies from our vendors and sponsors and an award ceremony for all our top finishers.


Half marathon | 13.1 miles

Not only is it the only half marathon in Lufkin, the course and swag rival with races in much bigger cities.

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10k | 6.2 miles

Not ready for the half, but need more of a challenge? The 10K is the perfect course for you!

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5k | 3.1 miles

An easy and fun race, perfect for all runners, regardless of experience level.

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A one-mile fun run for the kiddos aged 5-10 years old. The fun course and amazing after party will have the kids ready for next year!

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