The Great Pumpkin Run: Louisville

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Tickets $35–$45

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Ideally situated between Louisville and Lexington, Mulberry Orchard is the perfect fall escape. The orchard features apples, peaches, and more produce. Come fall, you'll enjoy activities like the corn maze, wagon ride, s'mores by the fire, and much more!

Distances in this event

  1. 5K

    Run 5km
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  2. Virtual 5k

    Run 5km
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The Great Pumpkin Run: Louisville routes

The course will be comprised of dirt roads, paths, open grassy fields, gravel, hay, and, corn fields on the farm.

Please note that if it rains in the days leading up to the race, the course WILL become muddy.

Event details

  • Flat
  • Finisher’s medal
  • Finisher’s t-shirt
  • 2500 participants

From the organizer

Celebrate the best season of all by tackling 3.1 miles with us this Fall! Run, walk, skip, or jog the 5K through the orchard before cooling off with some apple cider at the finish line. Scroll down for all the details, gather your friends, then hit Register Now to secure your spot!

What’s Included
  • Lightweight 1/4 zip tech hoodie, perfect for fall running
  • 2019 finisher's medal
  • Commemorative bib
  • Chip timing with text/email notifications
  • Entry to the farm all day
  • Cup of apple cider at the finish line
  • Small pumpkin to take home
  • Free professional race photos
  • Free parking
Raceday Logistics

There are several convenient options for picking up your race packets. We like to make it easy for our runners to focus on the race, and not have to worry about the logistics of packet pick-up.

Early Packet Pick-up

  • Details will be announced later this summer!

Race Day

  • Beginning at 7:00AM race morning, you can head to the farm to retrieve your packet!

Mail My Packet

  • For a nominal fee, we can mail your packet straight to your door! This option is available until September 1st.

Join us after the race to celebrate fall! We’ll have a bunch of fall-themed activities planned for after the race that's great for those young and a little older! Friends and family can enter the farm for free with special pricing for the corn maze of just $3!

Planned Events Include:

  • Corn Maze
  • Wagon Rides
  • Fall Playground
  • Soybean Maze
  • Pumpkin Patch
  • Tons of Great Food

Race day registration (if the event isn't sold out) is $50. Sign up for the Louisville 5K today to guarantee a spot and receive the best price!


We’d love to have you help out on race morning. As our way of saying ‘thank you’ for volunteering, you’ll receive the awesome long-sleeved volunteer shirt, light snacks, and a free race registration. Click here for details, available times, and to sign up to volunteer!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be photographers at the Great Pumpkin Run?
Yes, the event provides professional photographers and photo downloads are free for participants.
Are runners allowed to enter with strollers?
No strollers are not allowed on the course, although they are permitted for spectators!
Is there parking available on the day?
Yes, free parking is available.
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The Great Pumpkin Run: Louisville weather forecast

Possible drizzle throughout the day.

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Icon40% chance of rain
IconLight breeze possible, up to 5mph

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