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Date & Location
October 28, 2018
J. Lorraine Ghost Town (14219 Littig Rd)
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Start Time
Half: 8:00 a.m.
5K: 8:30 a.m.
Kid’s Run: 11:00 a.m.


Current Pricing 
Half: $84.95
5K: $40
Kid’s Run: $20

Next Price Increase: 9/1/2018


Race Shirt (Tech Tee)

Finishers Medal

Nylon Race Bag

Additional Perks:

  • Halloween treats
  • Sponsor swag


Haunted Half Promo Video:

Slaughter Farms Haunted House Haunts the Haunted Half:

Race Prep Workout with Kevin Rail:

Want more? Check out Kevin’s site and restore your fitness with the My Sixpack Challenge today.

Check out the Ghost Town (Beware of Zombie):


Half Marathon Course Map:

The best thing about our new course: it’s flat [by Austin’s standards]. Don’t pay attention to that hill in the middle, it won’t bite.

5K Course Map:

Nice flat out and back. We’ve got the whole road to ourselves!

Kid’s Dash Course Map:

A half mile all out frenzy through the ghost town!

Registration & Packet Pickup

Please pick up your packet, bib number, shirt, and race swag at the expo / packet pickup the day before the race. You must have a photo ID to pick up your packet. You may pick up someone else’s packet if you have a copy of their photo ID.
Packets will NOT be available to pick up the morning of the race. If you are for some reason unable to pick up your packet from the expo please send us an email at

No day-of registrations.

Facebook Discount
During registration make sure to use the Facebook share option for $3 off registration.

Friends & Family Discount
You will receive an automatic 15% off when you register 4 or more people at the same time.

Refunds: Due to extensive logistical planning and commitments made in the race production process we have a strict no refund policy. However, you can change categories, transfer to another Runtastic Race* or defer your entry to next years race. The Transfer Fee is $8.**

*Plus price difference of race

*Transfer fee 21 days before the race is $20

*Transfer fee 3 days before the race $25

Use the following link to update your information, change race categories or defer to another Runtastic Event.

Race Amenities

Staging area:

  • Music
  • Honey Stinger Gel
  • Water
  • Nuun
  • Portapotties
  • Headless Horseman (to start the race!)

Aid stations:

Aid Stations located at miles 2, 4 ,6 ,8, 10 & 12 for the Half Marathon and at mile 2 for the 5K. WaterNuun, and Portapotties will be at each aid station. Honey Stinger Gel will be at mile 6. Oranges at mile 8.

Finish line:

  • Bottled water
  • Cold towels
  • Oranges
  • Bananas

After Party


  • Music
  • Costume Contests
  • Awards
  • Sponsor SWAG
  • Pizza
  • Candy
  • Doughnut eating contests
  • Haunted Maze
  • Human Fooseball
  • Horseshoes
  • Washers

**Finisher Medals are given to registered participants with a race bib only after finishing the race.


Awards will be given to the top 3 Male and Female finishers in the Half Marathon and 5k.

Age group awards will also be awarded to the top 3 male and female finishers in the age groups below.

Age Divisions

  • 14 & Under
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70-74
  • 75-79
  • 80 & Over


Awards will be given for overall and age group winners.
5k Over all Awards: 9:15 a.m.
5k age group: 9:15 a.m.
Over all Half Marathon Awards: 10:00 a.m.
Half Marathon Age Group: 10:15 a.m.

Parking & Transportation

There is $7 VIP parking at the J. Lorraine Ghost Town which includes 5 carnival tickets.

Free runoff parking is available in overflow lots

The Austin-Bergstrom international airport is about 17.4 miles (approx. 23 minutes) from the J. Lorraine Ghost Town.

Deals on local hotels coming soon!


25% off rides to and from the Haunted Half with code: HauntedHalf18

Participant Self-Management