Join Us October 23, 2021 for the Harvest Moon Run

The 10th Annual Harvest Moon Run takes place in Historic Route 66 State Park on Saturday, October 23rd, 2021. Proceeds benefit the Eureka Food Pantry and Eureka-Pacific Elks Lodge Weekend Backpack Food Program.


Runners and walkers alike will enjoy the mostly flat course through Route 66 State Park for this one of a kind night run. Pathlighters will be “aglow” at every turn lighting your steps as you zip by on your way to the moonlit finish line. All 5k participants will get an Energizer headlamp to light your path!

Packet Pick-up and Registration is Friday, October 22nd - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Ben Franklin Crafts and Saturday, October 23rd (Race Day) - 5:00 pm at Route 66 State Park. 

  • ​$35 - 5K Run/Walk 

  • $33 - Group Rate - 6 or more participants

  • Free - Moon Dude Dash & Moonie Mile - 10 & Under Kids Fun Run

Registration required

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Event Schedule 

The night begins with the Moon Dude Dash & the Moonie Mile. Kids10 & under chase the Moon Dude for a chance at a Moonie medal. The glowing main event is a 5k night run & walk! 

Race Day Timeline

5:00 PM

Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-up begins at Route 66 State Park

The Eureka-Pacific Elks Lodge will be providing BBQ & soda. *Proceeds benefit their Weekend Backpack Food Program. Energized music will be in the air...powered by Eureka Music!

6:30 PM  

The Moon Dude Dash & Moonie Mile - Kids 10 and under Fun Run

Kids 10 and under can race for FREE in either the Moon Dude Dash which is reserved for kids 4 and under or the Moonie Mile which has two Moonie age groups: 5-7yr. and 8-10yr. Medals will be given to the 1st Place overall boy and girl winner for each group. The Moon Dude Dash & Moonie Mile are not timed. T-shirt and headlamp are not included for this FREE kid's fun run.

7:00 PM  

5K Night Run/Walk

1st Place male & female medalists in brackets ranging from ages 1-14 yrs. to 70+ and overall male and female winners.


Registering For The Harvest Moon Run Is Easy! 

Register Online by 10/16 by 10 pm

Click here to register online.

Register In-Person 10/22 or 10/23

Ben Franklin Crafts

Friday, Oct. 2nd - 2:00pm - 7:00 pm

At Route 66 State Park

Race Night, Oct. 3rd - beginning at 5:00 pm

Top 5 Reasons To Participate In The Harvest Moon Run


Because hunger is REAL for 1 in 8 of your neighbors.


Because you can run and walk in Historic Route 66 State Park IN THE DARK.


Because it's a MARVELOUS night for a Moonie Dance.​


Because this is the event with that AWESOME long sleeved t-shirt. 


 Because the only thing better than a FREE LIGHT is a free light you can wear on your head!

2018 Moon Dash

Contact Harvest Moon Run

PO Box 687 

Eureka, MO 63025

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