North End Nightmare 5K

North End Nightmare 5K

2nd annual North End Nightmare 5K and free Spider Dash for Kids!


Grab your friends and family and dress up for this spooky 3.1 mile race at the North End Spooktacular!

Date:  October 24, 2020, in Superior, Wisconsin

4:00 p.m. – Spider Dash free for kids 14 and under.

5:00 p.m. – North End Nightmare 5K


Registration: will open September 1, 2020.

Register In-person at the following locations:

  • Friday, October 23: from 4:00 – 7:00pm at VIP Pizza (1201 Tower Avenue, Superior, WI).
  • Saturday, October 24: (race day) from 12:00 – 4:30pm at Top Hat Tavern (705 Tower Avenue, Superior, WI). ​​​

Entry Fee:

  • $25 Adults; $15 Kids*: September 1 (8:00am) – 14 (11:59pm) – EARLY BIRD SPECIAL!
  • $30 Adults; $15 Kids*: September 15 – October 22
  • $35 Adults; $15 Kids*: October 23 (in-person) & October 24 (in-person)

5K Course Map       Spider Dash Course Map      PARKING INFO

Packet Pick-up & In-person Registration:

  • Friday, October 22 from 4:00 – 7:00pm at VIP Pizza (1201 Tower Avenue, Superior, WI). 
  • Saturday, October 23 (race day) from 12:00 – 4:30pm at Top Hat Tavern (705 Tower Avenue, Superior, WI). ​​​

5K Swag:  All 5K participants will receive a TBD item!

Spider Dash Swag: All participants in the Spider Dash will receive a commemorative tote bag…perfect for trick-or-treating!

Costume Contest: To participate, have your picture taken at the official photo area in the Top Hat Tavern parking lot before or after the 5K. Photos will be uploaded to the YAF Facebook Page for runners and race fans to cast their vote on their favorite costumes. The top vote earners (most likes) will receive a custom-made pumpkin shaped Epicurean cutting board. Be sure to spread the word, and have your family and friends log on to vote for you on the YAF Facebook page.

Facebook Event Page      Post-race Results


*Caution: Children may find some of the themed areas along North End Nightmare 5K course to be frightening. For more details on what to expect, please call our office at 218-727-0947 prior to registering your little one.*