The 2nd annual Sophie and Madigan's Pirate and Princess 5k and Trick or Treat Fun Run

October 17, 2015
Baker Park
Frederick, Maryland

Click here to view the results

Join us for some Halloween fun as Sophie and Madigan's Playground presents the 2nd annual Pirate & Princess 5k and Trick or Treat Fun Run. Dress up as a princess or a pirate, or anything else that makes you smile! Bring the kids, bring the neighbors, and bring the grandparents! There is something for everyone! Register by October 1st to receive an event t-shirt!

Event Date: Saturday, October 17, 2015

Event Schedule:
8:00am-9:00am: Race day registration and packet pickup
9:00am: Trick or Treat Fun Run
9:30am: 5k starts
10:40am: Awards Presentation

Course Description: The 5k will follow the Baker Park 5k Loop in Historic Frederick Maryland. Run the loop of mostly flat roads around beautiful Baker Park. This is a very nice run with only a few gentle hills. View the course route here

The Trick or Treat Fun Run will be an approximate 1k loop around the Baker Park Bell Tower. Kids of all ages will love running or walking through this course that will feature Trick or Treat stations and Pirate and Princess decorations.

Both events start and finish outside the William Talley Recreation Center (Frederick Armory) at the east corner of Baker Park.

Registration: Online registration is available until Friday October 16th at 11:59pm, sign up here

Race day registration will be available Saturday (race day) October 17th from 8:00am to 9:00am

Register by October 1st to receive an event shirt.

2015 Registration Fees:
5k early registration (on or before September 17th): $25
5k regular registration (September 18th through race day): $30
Trick or Treat Fun Run: $10.

Parking: Parking is available on the streets surrounding Baker Park. For driving directions to the area, use address 121 North Bentz Street Frederick, MD 21701.

PACKET PICKUP: Friday October 16th, 5PM-8PM at DUBLIN ROASTERS-1780 N. MARKET STREET, FREDERICK MD. Packet pick up also available day of event from 8am to 9am PLEASE ALLOW AMPLE TIME FOR DAY OF EVENT PACKET PICKUP

Post-Race Activities: Refreshments will be provided for race participants. Post race music will be provided by The Dapper DJs, and overall and age group winners will be announced.

Awards: Awards will be given to the top 3 male, female, and youth overall finishers. Awards will also be given to the top finisher in the following age categories: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Medals for all Fun Run participants!

Fundraising You can also help support Sophie and Madigan’s Playground by fundraising! You can raise funds as an individual or as a team.

The top fundraiser will receive a prize.

And prizes will be awarded to fundraisers that reach the following levels:
Raise $50+: Receive a Sophie and Madigan’s Playground Ball Jar
Raise $150+: Receive a Running for Sophie and Madigan tech shirt

Thank you to our 2015 Sponsors

In-Kind Sponsors

For information about becoming an event sponsor, please contact

Frequently Asked Questions:

Can I bring a stroller?
Yes, you may run or walk with your stroller

What if I register but I am unable to attend?
If for any reason, including injury, you are unable to compete in the 2015 Sophie and Madigan's Pirate and Princess 5K & Trick or Treat Fun Run events, your race entry fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.

What distance is the Trick or Treat Fun Run?
The Trick or Treat Fun Run is approximately 1K

What payment methods are accepted for my online registration?
Online credit card or paypal payment is preferred. If you are unable to use this method you may pay by check via mail.

Click here to view the results of the 1st annual Sophie and Madigan's Pirate and Princess 5k held on October 18,2014.

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