NEWTON, NJ—The Newton Pride Foundation will be holding the seventh annual fundraiser Halloween 5K Run on Saturday, October 26 beginning at Newton High School.

“Don your favorite costume and join us on the streets of Newton for a morning of fun, food, music and genuine school and community ghoulish entertainment,”organizers said.

Participants can preregister or register at the event beginning at 8 a.m. and ending at 9:20 a.m. at which time the National Anthem will be played by the Newton High School band.

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The official beginning of the race will be at 9:30 a.m. and awards will be given for the following categories at 10:30 a.m.

  • Largest team will win $500
  • Best costume- female
  • Best costume- male
  • Overall Female per age group- 1st, 2nd, & 3rd 
  • Overall male per age group- 1st, 2nd, & 3rd

To Participate in the run on October 26:  Click here: There are several sign-up options available: Online, mail-in, Same Day and Virtual.