Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Haunted Housing Run?
A Halloween-themed 5K founded to support the Housing Authority of the City of San Buenaventura's Scholarship Program. This is a fun family-friendly event for a great cause. Costumes are strongly encouraged!
Saturday, October 28th, 2023
5K - 8:30am
San Buenaventura State Beach, 901 San Pedro Street, Ventura, CA 93001 (see Home page for map of location).
What will I get?
All 5k participants receive a bib, t-shirt, professionally timed results, finisher's medal, and post-race refreshments.
*T-shirts & medals cannot be guaranteed for registrations after October 15th, so register early!*
Can I register on race day?
Yes! Race day registration will be available at 7:30 am. Only debit/credit cards will be accepted.
Are race fees refundable?
No, race fees are not refundable; however, you may transfer your registration to someone else or defer to next year. Please reach out to us via the "Contact Us" tab if you are interested in this option.
Will top finishers receive a prize?
Yes, awards will be given to the top three in each age group in the 5K.
Where can I park?
Limited free parking is available on San Pedro Street and in the Pierpont neighborhood. You may pay to park in the San Buenaventura State Beach lot; the parking fee is $10. Please note that the parking structure is approximately 1.5 miles from the start line, so the best place to park in on San Pedro/Pierpont residential area. We encourage you to carpool if possible, as parking is very limited.
When will race results be available?
Minutes after you cross the finish line! Check the Mile 26 booth for results. Results will also be posted to our RunSignup page. To see previous years' results, click here.