PENSACOLA, Fla., - Wahooloween at Blue Wahoos Stadium, a new tradition beginning this year on October 28th, will kick off the event with the first-ever BooDash 0.5k, the Not So Scary Run, outside of the stadium. Wahooloween and the BooDash 0.5k will benefit Chain Reaction.
In addition to the free trick-or-treating event on the concourse, participants can enjoy a post-race festival on the field with refreshing beverages for both kids and adults, unique cuisine from local vendors, games for all ages, face painting and a chance to take your picture with spooky characters or kick a field goal.
During the fun activities around the stadium, fans will be able to enjoy Ghostbusters on the videoboard. Following the movie, the best fireworks show in the Gulf Coast will be on display.
Timeline for Wahooloween
5:00 p.m. -Packet Pickup for the BooDash 0.5k will open
6:00 p.m. - Wahooloween Trick-or-Treat begins (concourse)
6:00 p.m. - Ghostbusters will begin
6:00 p.m. - BooDash 0.5k begins (Behind stadium)
6:15 p.m. - BooDash 0.5k Post Race Festival (on-field)
8:00 p.m. - Conclusion of all Wahooloween activities
8:00 p.m. - Fireworks
Participants can register for the BooDash 0.5k online here. Registration is $20 with the ability of each paying adult to register two children under the age of 11 for free.
Businesses are invited to support this event and the community by sponsoring a table to participate in the trick-or-treat. The Blue Wahoos are asking community leaders for a $100 donation that will benefit Chain Reaction and to provide candy for their table.
Contact Shannon Reeves at email@example.com or by calling (850) 934-8444 ext. 333 to sign-up as a community partner or for more information.
Table Community Partners
Levin Rinke Realty
DC Homes Pensacola
My Pensacola Credit Union
Beach Community Bank
Brown Thornton Pacenta & Company
Aylstock, Witkin, Kreis & Overholtz
Gulf Coast Facial and Oral Surgery
News Radio 1620
Cumulus / NewsTalk 1370
Cumulus / Magic 106.1
Studer Community Institute
Signal 88 Security
Chain Reaction is a teen leadership education institute that utilizes service as its central teaching tool. What does this mean for a teen? It means that we are focused on helping teens become the best they can be while learning life's lessons through service.
The Pensacola Blue Wahoos are the Double-A Affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds and a member of the Southern League. Follow the Pensacola Blue Wahoos at BlueWahoos.com, facebook.com/PensacolaBlueWahoos and twitter.com/BlueWahoosBBall.
About the Studer Family of Companies: The Studer Family of Companies is comprised of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos, the not-for-profit Studer Community Institute, Studer Properties, The Bodacious Family of Shops in both Pensacola and in Janesville, Wisc. and Bubba's Sweet Spot.
All profits from the Studer Family of Companies are re-invested into job creation and funding early childhood education initiatives conducted by the Studer Community Institute including its plan to make Pensacola America's First Early Learning City.
The vision of the Studer Family of Companies is to make the Pensacola metro area the greatest place to live in the world.
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