Haunted Hustle is the annual 5K fall fundraising event put on by Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire. The event will take place in the local, beautiful Owen Park at 9:30AM on October 19th. There will be a lot of activities for the entire family including a Spooky Sprint, silent auction and onsite vendors.

We are fundraising for the community

This year the proceeds from will benefit the following organizations: The Epilepsy Foundation of Western Wisconsin, Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes, and L.E. Phillips Career Development Center.


Your Vote Matters

Each of the organizations will benefit, but Haunted Hustle Participants will choose who gets the biggest donation! If you register for the race, you receive a token to cast your vote on the day of the event.

1st Place

50% of proceeds

2nd Place

30% of proceeds

3rd Place

20% of proceeds

Registration Information

Haunted Hustle 5K


Early bird pricing ends Wednesday, October 2nd. ( $30 regular )

Spooky Sprint


Early bird pricing ends Wednesday, October 2nd. ( $15 regular )

Owen Park

Eau Claire, WI 54701

Find us under the orange tent at Owen Park. Local vendors will provide drinks and food at 8:00AM. Please arrive early.

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Event Schedule

Packet Pick-Up

8:00AM - 6:00PM

Friday, October 18th. Pre-event packet pick-up (2503 Hillcrest Pkwy., Altoona, WI 54720)



Saturday, October 19th Event day registration and packet pick-up

Spooky Sprint


Saturday, October 19th – Spooky Sprint Kids Race

5K Run / Walk


Saturday, October 19th – Haunted Hustle 5K Run/Walk

Special Thank You to the Event Sponsors

Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire is extremely grateful for the sponsors that make this community fundraising effort possible. Through their help, 100% of registration fees are donated directly to our beneficiaries! That means all race registration fees will directly benefit the community.

Event Sponsor


Activities and Events

We have plenty of activities planned for the entire family at this year’s Haunted Hustle! We strive to provide a fun-filled, family friendly event with a little something for everyone—even your littlest pumpkin!

Spooky Sprint

A half-mile fun-run for all the kids, costumes are encouraged! Make sure to register your kiddos to make sure they receive a complimentary Spooky Sprint medal!

Silent Auction

Back by popular demand is the silent auction! Bid on a variety of items provided by some of your favorite local businesses. Last year, items included Country Jam tickets, a YMCA Family membership, Metropolis Resort day passes and much more!

Onsite Vendors

Our onsite vendors bring in more things for kids and adults to do and see while at the Haunted Hustle. This year, make sure to take a few moments to check out what they have to offer!

Participant Warm-Up

Let’s get pumped up! We bring a team of our Health Promotion Coaches to help do a fun dance/warm-up for the 5k. We can’t wait to see you get your Halloween groove on!

Course Map

The Haunted Hustle is all about creating an experience for our runners. Our course includes three themed areas decorated by the charities trying to win your vote! ( Of course, nothing too scary for our littlest runners and walkers! )

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2019 Haunted Hustle Course Map

Check out the fun from the 2018 Haunted Hustle! Last year's race had a record turnout, and brought in over $9,000 for six local non-profits. This year, we're raising the bar and trying to raise over $12,000 to benefit our local beneficiaries. We hope to see you there!

Give back to your community today by participating in the Haunted Hustle!

Register Today