2018 Carrera de los Muertos San Diego

Sunday 4th November 2018

Embarcadero Park South: 200 Marina Park Way, San Diego, United States

Running, Distance running, 10K, 5K


  • Los Muertos 5k - Adult (18+)
  • Los Muertos 5k Youth - Youth (0-17)
  • Los Muertos 5k - Chip Timed - Adult (18+)
  • Los Muertos 5k Youth - Chip Timed - Youth (0-17)
  • Los Muertos 10k - Chip Timed - Individual Age group/open


Carrera de los Muertos is a vibrant 5k/10k run that honors Day of the Dead. Join family and friends to remember loved ones that have passed in this rich cultural tradition. You will experience a great sense of community through a little exercise, art, music and a lot of fun.

We are excited to host the third annual Carrera de los Muertos San Diego at Embarcadero Park South in downtown San Diego.  

What you can look forward to:

•   Soft-Cotton t-shirts for all participants.
•   Unique Finisher Medal for all participants.
•   Post-Event Festival.
•   Face Painting.
•   Runners Altar to honor Los Muertos.


Event details and schedule

5k Fun Run:

The 5k fun run is a cultural celebration with vibrant costumes and smiling faces.  Walkers, runners, baby strollers, and families are welcome.  

Competitive 5k:

This event is also meant for competitors. The 5k fun run and competitors all start at the same time.  Competitors are encouraged and prompted to start at the front of the race. Most importantly, to be considered for an Age Group Award and Overall Winner you must purchase a timing chip. Timing chips are available to purchase online during the registration process. There will be limited chips to purchase race morning. 

  • Age Group Winners that place in the top three of their age category will receive an award.
  • Overall Winners that place in the top three of their gender will receive a unique award.

Race Day Schedule:

6:00 a.m. – Race Day Registration Opens

6:15 a.m. – Pick Up Bibs / T-Shirts

7:00 a.m. - 10k Start

8:00 a.m. – 5k Start

10:00 a.m. – Awards and Enjoy the Festival

Optional Pre-Race Packet Pick Up 

Beat the race day lines and pick up your packet early!

When: Saturday, Nov 3, 2018.

Where: Dick's Sporting Goods in Point Loma, from 2:00pm-6:00pm.

Bring: Proof of registration and a photo ID.

Check out www.losmuertos5k.com for more details.


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