Can you navigate your way through the gounds of Fear Forest without getting infected by the zombies that lurk along the way? Each participant will be given a flag football belt* at the beginning of the race. Make it through the course and finish with at least one flag and you've survived! End the course without any flags left, you've been infected and will need to be "disinfected" before you can rejoin society.
Registration Opens at 10:00am, the Zombie Run starts at 11:00am
*The first wave of runners will be for families and participants who want to run the course but are not interested in having zombies come after them and will not be issues flag football belts.
*Flag football belts are not required to participate. If you choose to participate without a belt, the zombies will not come after you.
Proceeds benefit Brain Injury Connections of the Shenandoah Valley. A nonprofit organization that provides information, resources and services to improve the quality of life for those affected by brain injury in the counties of Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Bath, Rockbridge and all the cities included within so they can lead independent and productive lives.
Brain Injury Connections of the Shenandoah Valley was formerly Crossroads to Brain Injury Recovery.
How long is the course through Fear Forest?
The route through Fear Crops and Fear Forest is approximately 2 miles in length.
Do I have to run through the course?
Nope! You can walk, skip, or crawl if you want. This is a fun event to raise money and awareness for Brain Injury Recovery.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
There is no age minimum to participate, BUT we like to let parents know that the zombies may be scary to some children. In addition the zombies will be in full costume, makeup and character.
How many people do we need to register as a group?
10 or more.
What if I want to navigate through Fear Forest but don't want to be bothered by the zombies?
You can kindly let the event staff know you wish to not be bothered by the zombies as you go through Fear Forest and they will not give you a flag football belt to wear. No Belt, No Zombies!
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
There will be plenty of parking on the grounds of Fear Forest.
What can I bring into the event?
All of your friends! Sturdy running shoes are also highly suggested.
How can I contact the organizer with questions?
email email@example.com with questions. Response will be given within 24hrs.