Goblin Gallop 10K Run, 5K Run/Walk and Kid's Monster Mile

Mark your calendars this summer to join the City of Deer Park Parks and Recreation Department as we start fall off right with our annual Goblin Gallop  5K Run/Walk and Kid's Monster Mile.DSC_2017.JPG
On Saturday, October 5th, come out to our annual Goblin Gallop 10K Run, 5K Run/Walk and Kid's Monster Mile.

 A portion of the run's proceeds will be donated to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital.
St. Jude is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.  For more information, visit St. Jude's.


This year's Goblin Gallop run will be having a Costume Contest!  We've assembled a panel of Halloween enthusiasts to judge this year's costume contest before we start the run.  Our judges are dying to see your costume entries so be sure to come full dress to impress on October 5th.  Rules and entry (coming soon!)

Categories - Winner in each category will walk away with a $100 gift card!

  • Best Male Costume
  • Best Female Costume
  • Best Baby/Kids Costume

certified run course located at the Deer Park Community Center.

General Information

  • Frequently Asked Questions 
  • Pre-Registration: $20/5K Run/Walk and $10/Monster Mile
  • All Registration will close at 5 p.m. on Friday, October 4th and re-open at 6 a.m. on Saturday, October 5th for one hour.
  • Registration will open at 6 a.m. and will closed at 7 a.m. (for 5K) on the morning of race day. Registration for the Kid's Mile will remain open until 8:30 a.m.
  • Race Day:  $25/5K Run/Walk and $15/Monster Mile
  • 5K Map/course
  • Kid's Monster Mile Course
  • Packet pick up: Friday, October 4th from Noon - 7 p.m. in the Earl Dunn Gym
  • Goblin Gallop 5K Run/Walk starts at 8 a.m.
  • Kid's Monster Mile starts at 9 a.m.