Dog River Ghost Chase & Goblin Gallop

2018 9th Annual Dog River Ghost Chase 5K and Goblin Gallop Saturday, October 13th at 5 P.M.

A once a year opportunity to run or walk across Mobile’s iconic Dog River Bridge spanning the convergence of Dog River with Mobile Bay while donning your favorite Halloween costume! The 5k event is preceded by a kid’s 1/2 mile Goblin Gallop and wraps up with an awards party complete with costume contest.  The spectacular views of Dog River and Mobile Bay from the top of the Dog River bridge make this fun pre-Halloween event one of the most popular fall races in Mobile County.  REGISTER TODAY!  New this year: Centipede Team Contest: Teams of four or more members will compete while linked together – running single-file like a centipede.

Registration: The 5K race is limited to 500 participants. REGISTER ONLINE TODAY!! You can pre-register by mail with all entries postmarked by October 6, 2018. In-person registration is also open at McCoy Outdoor, Run-N-Tri, or Fleet Feet in Mobile or Running Wild in Fairhope until 12 noon October 11th.

Costume Contest: All participants and spectators are encouraged to dress in costume. Special awards will be presented to the costume contest winners – Adult and kids divisions.

Drawings for awesome prizes including a kayak – you must be present to win.

Entry fees: Entry fees include short sleeved race tee shirt, entry to the post-race party, and a raffle ticket. Participants who pre-register receive two raffle tickets in their race packets.

Awards: 5K- Top three male and female Overall, top male and female Masters, Grandmasters, and Senior Grandmasters. Top three male and female in age groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35- 39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, and 75-99.

Goblin Gallop: Finish ribbons for participants.

Shirts: Register early guarantee tee shirt on race day. Tee shirts available on race day while supplies last.

Post-Race Party: Post race party including awards, drawing, food, beverages,and music at the River Shack.

Email for information on sponsorships!!!  

Thank You to our 2018 Sponsors so far!!!! Hiller Companies, Coldsmith, Ryder and Associates a financial advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial, Armbrecht Jackson Lawyers, Mellow Mushroom, James B. Donaghey Mechanical Contractors, Experimac Mobile Central, Lamar Advertising and the River Shack Restaurant & Oyster Bar.