• Running-5K - Individual Age group/open
  • Virtual-5K - Individual Age group/open
  • Kids Run -1 Mile - Individual Age group/open


Scares That Care and Mettle Events at the 4th annual Scares That Care 5K and Kids Run, where you’ll hang out with friends, fans, and maybe a celebrity or two! Pose with fun “scary costumed creatures” roaming the post-race party for photo ops! Medals for ALL finishers, random prizes for awesome costumes, and other tricks and treats!

Registration includes:

  • Entry to the 5K or Kids Fun Run with bib and timing
  • Scares That Care Custom 5K finisher’s medal
  • Custom T-Shirt for 5K participants
  • Finishers Medal for Kids Fun Runners
  • Prize filled Treat Bags for Kids Fun Runners
  • All registered 5K participants 21 and over with I.D. may enjoy two FREE alcoholic beverages* at post-race!
    *(Light beer or hard cider is available)

Award Information:

  • Top Overall Finisher: Female and Male
  • Age group awards


The Kids Fun Run is open to children 12 and under. Parents of younger children are welcome and encouraged to accompany their children along the route. Parents do not have to be registered to do this.

The 5K is open for all ages. It is at the discretion of parents with young children, especially under 10, whether they are able to participate in the 5K. All persons on the 5K route must be registered for the 5K race. Thanks!

One of our sponsors, The Massage Con-nection, will be onsite to offer free, 30 minute clothed PRE and POST Race Sports Massages for the individual 5K Walker/Runner who raises the highest amount of 5K donations – by midnight July 31st, 2019. 

Event details and schedule

Packet Pick Up and Onsite Registration, Saturday, August 3rd, 2019, 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Williamsburg
50 Kingsmill Road
Williamsburg, Virginia, 23185

Kids Run Start Time: 8:00AM
5K Start Time:
End Time: 10:00AM

Organised by

Mettle Events

1211 Buckingham Ave., Norfolk

Phone: 757-373-0612

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