The 8th annual Halloween Hustle will take place starting at the One-Mile Recreation Area of Chico's Bidwell Park on Sunday, October 28th. There is a 5k Run, a 2.5k Run/Walk and a Kid's Dash. This is a rain or shine event.
It's a benefit for the jesse Kohen Foundation Scholarship that supports CSU, Chico students working with children with disabilities in public schools, as well as the Special Education Programs at Chico and Pleasant Valley High Schools.
Jesse Kohen was a young chico man who's work with people with disabilities was his greatest gift. He was a students at CSU, Chico and died in an unfortunate car crash.
The Halloween Hustle is his family's way of keeping Jesse's dreams alive. Registration for the event is from 7:30 - 8:15 a.m. the morning of the 28th. Race time is at 8:30 a.m.
There are also plenty of fun activities taking place that day for people of all ages... and while costumes are not a requirement they are definitely encouraged.
The cost is $25 for Adults and $15 for students. Call (5300 342-4896 for more information.