Halloween Howl Fest & Run

Halloween Fun Time at Rogers Lakewood Park!

What has traditionally been just a 2K/5K run will now be a day full of Halloween-themed, family fun at a new location - Rogers Lakewood Park.  After the run families can enjoy hayrides, s'mores by the fire, music, food, crafts, and more!


  • Ages: All ages welcome
  • Date: Saturday, October 22, 2022
  • Time: 5K 9:00 am, 2K 9:30 am, Dog Walk 10:00 am
  • Location: Rogers Lakewood Park (5320 N. Campbell, Valparaiso, IN)
  • Fees: $33 through 10/7, $38 after 10/7, Dog walk $10 
  • Register by 10/7 to guarantee shirt size.  No shirt option save $5
  • Event check-in:  8 am; Day of registration $38

What's Included
5K Run:  Timed Event, Long Sleeve T-shirt included
2K Family Run/Walk:  Untimed, fun run, Long Sleeve T-shirt included
Dog Walk:  Pet bandana included, option to purchase Long Sleeve T-shirt


  • Ages: All ages welcome
  • Date: Saturday, October 22, 2022
  • Time: 11am-1pm
  • Location: Rogers Lakewood Park (5320 N. Campbell, Valparaiso, IN)

There’s fun for all ages at this outdoor Halloween Party! Enjoy free admission and parking, and catch a ride on our hayride shuttle around the park with stops at each area of the party.

• Little Monsters Fun Zone •
Your little ones can do crafts, play games, and go down the huge slide all for $1 each. Have fun and win prizes all for $10 or less! You can also join Community Healthcare System for their Create a One-Bite Monster presentation.

• The Haunted Hangout •
Enjoy the DJ, yard games for the family, a costume contest, and free face painting. Grab a bite to eat at one of the food trucks, and make your own s’mores by the fire for only $2 each. Food vendors include Just Cheesin', the Big Weiner, the Lunch Box, and Fat Guys Fries.

*Registration required to participate in the 5k, 2k, or dog walk.  Halloween Howl Fest is open to the public, and no registration is required!

  1. Cristina Darr

    Special Events Director
    Phone: 219-462-5144 ext. 6335

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