Join our new Haven House Pumpkin Fest on Sunday 28 October 2018 for an unforgettable day of Halloween challenges.

Chasing Pumpkins 10k Run

Following on from the success of our Chasing Elves 10k run, take part in our Chasing Pumpkins 10k Run at 11am.

  • Officially chip-timed
  • Trail run through Epping Forest and around Highams Park Lake - the route is multi-terrain through the forest, with some uneven ground, such as tree roots and mud.
  • Pumpkin fun en route
  • Entry Fee: £15 – includes an official chip time, medal, Pumpkin headwear and sweet treats
  • Sponsorship Target: £50 per runner... Start fundraising here
  • Age Limit: Over 16 years old

Pumpkin Plod 5k or 2k Walk

In the afternoon and back by popular demand, be part of our Pumpkin Plod 5k or 2k family walk at 2.30pm.

  • Family fun walk with a BRAND NEW route through Epping Forest and encompassing Highams Park Lake
  • Pumpkin fun and adventure trail en route
  • Entry Fee includes an activity card, medal, sweet treats and a pumpkin
  • Child (under 12): £7, Adult: £11, Family Ticket: £30 (2 adults & 2 children)
  • Suggested Sponsorship Target: £50 per family... Start fundraising here
  • All the family is welcome - the 2k route is suitable for pushchairs. Dogs can take part, but please note dogs are not allowed to enter the hospice grounds. Please let us know if you plan on bringing your dog so that we can let you know the allocated meeting point. 

We thank our regular Pumpkin Plodders who have attended and supported the event year on year and we look forward to welcoming our runners for the first time. We understand the challenges around raising sponsorship, however all the money raised goes towards supporting our vital services.

There will be a brilliant atmosphere throughout the day with:

  • Live Music
  • Fun warm-ups
  • BBQ from 12pm to 2.30pm
  • Lots of Halloween family fun

Whether you plan to walk or run, we hope you will join us for our fantastic Pumpkin Fest!

Buy your tickets below... 

By taking part in our Pumpkin Fest, you are agreeing to our event terms and conditions.

With thanks to Hills of Woodford Toyota as the Medal Sponsor of Pumpkin Fest.


For more information about the event, please contact:

The Events Team
020 8498 5849

Book a place

Ticket Quantity Price

Chasing Pumpkins 10k Run

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Pumpkin Plod Walk - Adult

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Pumpkin Plod Walk - Child (under 12)

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Pumpkin Plod Walk - Family (2 adults & 2 children)

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