October 17, 2009 (CHICAGO) --A number of kids dressed up in costumes and took part in the spooky sprints. The races were all part of the tenth annual Pumpkins in the Park.
Fleet Feet Sports was the sponsor. Organizers said it was a good way to show kids that running and walking can be fun.
ABC7 Chicago's own John Garcia helped with the event.
Adult runners also took part in the 5K run and walk.