For runners that have not yet registered, pre-registrations will be taken online through Thursday, October 18th. In-person registrations and shirt sales will be taken from 5-8 pm on Friday, October 19th at Clinton MIddle School 100 W. Boylston St., Clinton, Mass. Race-day registration will be available at Central Park beginning at 12 pm. Registration is $35 for the 5k and $12 for the one-mile fun run. Payment may be made by cash, credit card, or checks made out to the Clinton PTA.


Race bibs and shirts can be picked up early on Friday, October 19th from 5-8 pm at Clinton Middle School, 100 W. Boylston St., Clinton, Mass. Shirts can also be purchased on Friday night for $10. On race day, numbers and shirts can be picked up beginning at 12 pm in Central Park. Any remaining  race shirts will be available for sale at the event for $15.


For runners over 21 only. After picking up your number, you can pick up your complimentary beer token any time by showing your race bib at the beer token sales table. ID WILL BE REQUIRED.  "Over 21" wristbands will be issued and required for beer service. Additional tokens will be for sale for $3. The Yuengling beer garden will be open from 1 pm-5 pm serving Yuengling Octoberfest and Light.


The following areas are available for parking for race participants. 

  • Clinton Elementary School - 100 Church Street, Clinton, MA
  • Clinton Public Schools Administration Building - 150 School Street, Clinton, MA
  • Clinton Savings Bank - 200 Church Street, Clinton, MA
  • Additional parking is available on surrounding streets. Please be considerate of neighbors.


The one-mile fun run will begin at 2 pm and the 5k will begin at 3 pm. Both races will begin in Central Park at the corner of Church and Walnut Streets. The finish line is at the same location. The race will be officially chip-timed by RaceWire. There will be one water stop near the half-way point and additional water available at the finish line. Please remain aware of your surroundings and watch for cars as you make your way through the course. See the race course.


Port-a-potties will be available to all participants along Church Street.

Participant belongings

Participants are welcome to leave personal belonging, at your own risk, in the designated area in Central Park. 


Finisher medals will be awarded to kids completing the one-mile fun run. 5K race awards will be presented to the top three male and female finishers. The awards ceremony will be held at 4 pm.

Food and Drink

In addition to the Yuengling Beer Garden, food and drinks will be available for sale. More information TBD.

​Remember... COSTUMES ARE ENCOURAGED! Please email us with any additional questions at

race day information

Ghosts -n- Goblins Run

Proceeds to benefit the Clinton PTA