EXPO OPENS and RACE PACKET PICKUP and Race Chip Pickup!
We will have scary music, 12 local vendors and some snacks out for the early morning Toms Coffee Truck also on-site for coffee and Hot Chocolate. LOOK FOR THE HUFE Alien and Astronaut Blow Ups!
THIS IS THE ONLY TIME FOR PACKET PICKUP!! Please come early.
5k / 10k RUNNERS ALL START TOGETHER.
Stay after the race for hot pizza or BBQ grilled items for all., drinks from several sponsors and scary music to keep all the runners in the Halloween sprit. Take a Selfie in front of the giant astronaut, or INSIDE the 15' UFO that has landed on earth.
All 5k runners finished...Awards for 3 deep in age groups. Runner bags and Socks!
The festival will be held at the MonsterDash Run Park, where you can enjoy the beautiful scenery and live performances.
Kids join in the fun and parents are encouraged to run with the children. Depending on ages, we have a 1/2 mile and a full mile Out-and Loop course.
We will have gifts & gift cards for: BEST Family Costumes, Best Aliens, Most Creative & Most Original and Creative costumes. (Note: about 60% of runners come in costume.)
Located just 4 blocks East of the Expo...please join us for 1 free small beer, (or soda) at the Odell Brewing Co down at 1625 Perry Street/17th Avenue PLEASE COME BY...look for the flags.
The Denver Monster DASH returns to Sloan's Lake after a 3 year break.
The start/finish is LOCATED in the NORTH EAST corner of the Park for 2024....the 5k runners will do 1 loop...and the 10k runners do 2 loops with a small added 200meters added at the 2nd loop right by the expo. LOOK FOR THE GIANT Blow-up ASTRONAUT and ALIEN in the grass...or listen for the scary music.
The DENVER 10k Course is 2 Loops!.
The start/finish location is at a new location on the North East Corner of the park. The 10k will have 3 water stops at 1.5m 3.1 mile and 4.5 miles. The course will be lead out with a cyclist to keep the leaders on track.
One of Denver's best places to run with great views of the mountains and lined with fall colored trees.
5k & 10kStart: 9:30am Kids Race: 11:00am
Join us for an afternoon of drink specials and a Halloween festivities at the annual post-party. We will have a small raffle, some gifts and food and drink specials. Bring in your bib for a FREE Small beer and enjoy the ambiance and warm up after our Denver race.
POST PARTY LOCATION: Odell Brewing Co
1626 Perry Street/17th Street ((just 9 blocks away))
We welcome the 500 Runners to the return of the Denver Race for 2024. Register early to get a spot and the early price breaks. COME SAVE THE PLANET FROM ALIENS!
Welcome! The Aliens are returning after the 2023 Snow Storm...we now have 7 races of the best THEMED events in Colorado... Don't Miss any of them...