Monster Dash Half Marathon 15k 10k & 5k

Sunday, October 27, 2024 Santa Monica, CA

Santa Monica, CA

Get ready for an exhilarating event filled with spooktacular fun this October 27, 2024! The Monster Dash 5k, 10k, 15k, and Half Marathon run/walk offers a unique blend of fitness and Halloween thrills that’s perfect for all ages.

Starting at 7:30 AM with bib pick-up available from 7:00 to 7:30 AM, the event takes place at 2000 Ocean Ave. Santa Monica, CA, near Crescent Bay Park. You’ll find the course, which features counter-clockwise loops along the stunning beach path, easy to follow and clearly marked.

Choose your challenge: opt for the 5k (1 loop), 10k (2 loops), or the formidable 15k (3 loops). If you’re ready for a monstrous adventure, take on the Half Marathon, featuring three loops of 4.36 miles each.

What sets this race apart is the relaxed, fun, and informal atmosphere. It’s all about enjoying the season, getting active, and having a howling good time. Plus, race photos are provided for free download on their Facebook page, so you can capture the memorable moments.

Please note that there are no refunds, and participants should refrain from bandit running. For official times and results, check

This Halloween season, embrace the spirit of the holiday with the Monster Dash. Join this unique event for an unforgettable experience of fun, fitness, and fright!

Race Weather & Climate

In Los Angeles County, Santa Monica, California, enjoys prime coastal living.

In late October, Santa Monica, CA experiences average high temperatures in the range of 67-71°F and average low temperatures around 54-58°F. This time of year marks the transition from fall to early winter, providing mild and enjoyable weather conditions. Rainfall remains relatively scarce, adding to the delightful late October ambiance near the ocean.

Monster Dash Half Marathon Race Results

Monster Dash Half Marathon Race Results

Monster Dash Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the Monster Dash Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 7:30 AM.


To reserve your spot in the 2024 Monster Dash Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

  • There is a $39.99 fee for the half marathon.
  • There is a $25.99 fee for the 5k.
  • There is a $29.99 fee for the 10k.
  • There is a $35.99 fee for the 15k.

Monster Dash Half Marathon Race Website

Monster Dash Half Marathon Race Website

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