Get some extra mileage out of your Halloween costume this weekend by donning your disguise and heading out to one of these events happening around the area. There are opportunities for runners, kids, adults and even pets to get into the spirit.
1. Zumbathon for St. Jude's at Big Vanilla Athletic Club
Where/When: 7 p.m. Friday at Big Vanilla Athletic Club, Pasadena
Why Go: It's a great chance to get fit for a good cause.
Where/When: 8 a.m., Sunday, Big Vanilla, Arnold
Why Go: The race begins at Big Vanilla in Arnold with the course running through Anne Arundel Community College. Participants must be 13 or older and will be entered into a raffle for prizes from the event sponsors. The proceeds will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Kid-friendly activities will be at the race start/finish line.
Where/When: noon to 2 p.m., Sunday, Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Hall, Severna Park
Why Go: Put your outfit to work with a Halloween-themed costume contest, haunted lab, prizes and crafts
Cost: Three cards for $8