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The Great Pumpkin Run: New England

2 races scheduled · 2500 participants · Sat 21st Sep 2019 · Hampton Falls
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About this event

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. Applecrest Farm Orchard is ideally located just north of Boston. You will wind down gorgeous country roads, taking in all the Fall foliage along the way. Before you know it, the picturesque orchard awaits you. You’re here. You’re ready for an epic Fall adventure!

Raceday details
How to enter

Tickets available until Sat Sep 21 2019

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
7:00am Sat 21st Sep 2019

Run 5km

Virtual 5k
Sat 21st Sep 2019

Run 5km

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Route description
Route description

The course will likely be comprised of dirt roads, paths, open grassy fields, gravel, hay, and, corn fields. Please note that if it rains in the days leading up to the race, the course WILL become muddy.

Logistics and schedule

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 large party tent 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 8th.


Join us after the race to celebrate fall! The orchard has tons of fun activities on Fall weekends, perfect for those young and a little older!

Planned Events Include:

  • Applecrest Harvest Festival
  • Free Pie Eating Contests
  • Hay Maze
  • Barnyard Animals
  • Face Painting
  • Pick-Your-Own Apples, Raspberries, & Pumpkins
  • Tons of Food Including Hot Cider Donuts, Famous Corn Roast, The Creamery, New England Clam Chowder, Grilled Gourmet Sausages, and More!
  • Free Live Music

Race day registration (if the event isn't sold out) is $50. Sign up for the New England 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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How to get there

133 Exeter Rd, Hampton Falls, NH 03844, USA

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Event Location
Applecrest Farm Orchards

133 Exeter Rd.
Hampton Falls, NH 03844

Parking is free but it is limited. Whether you’re traveling from Boston, Portland, Manchester, or anywhere between, we highly encourage carpooling to help reduce traffic on race day. Please note that parking is held on grassy fields. If it rains the week leading up to the event, the lot could get muddy!

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Karen Leon
Karen Leon
Hello- If I will be carrying my 1yr old son in a baby carrier would I still need to register him?
Steph Ede
Steph Ede
Hi there! As long as the baby is in the carrier, they don't have to register and can enter the course for free! :)
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