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Boston Massachusetts Panic in the Dark 2013

November 02, 2013

Lowell Memorial Auditorium

50 E. Merrimack St., Lowell, MA, United States


November 02, 2013

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Lowell Memorial Auditorium
Lowell Memorial Auditorium, 50 E. Merrimack St., Lowell, MA, United States Panic In The Dark use-title true MM/DD/YYYY

Race Start Time:

1.) Dusk Heats - These are heats that start in low light time frame slightly before it goes DARK!
2.) Nightmare Heats - These are heats that start in the Dark of Night!

As you approach your heat time you will be put on a bus for a short 1 minute bus ride with 50 of your newest friends. Before you know it your bus will come to a hault where you will immediately start your 3.1 miles of survival. If you can make it through the course without becoming dinner you will be whisked back to the Auditorium by bus to enjoy the enormous Brain Bash.


Lowell Memorial Auditorium
50 E. Merrimack St.
Lowell, MA, United States - View Map

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Cost & Pricing:

$40April 26th, 2013
$45June 9th, 2013
$50August 11th, 2013
$60September 15th, 2013
$70October 13th, 2013
$75October 28th, 2013 (Online Registration Closes)
$85Race Day Registration

With purchase of the Combo package you will recieve admission to both Panic In The Dark(Nov. 2nd) & Blizzard Blast (Jan 25th) Both Events are held in the Greater Lowell area.

What You Get / What's Included:

  • Official Panic in the Dark T-Shirt
  • Voucher for one Complimentary Beer (21+ Only)
  • Post Race “Brain Bash” Access with Live Music by BailOut!
  • Race bib with run timing


Course Description:

PANIC In The Dark is a 5K Nightmare Obstacle Run…in the DARK! Runners are provided with headlamps and sent into the Haunted Woods of Shedd Park, Fort Hill and along the fences of the Lowell Cemetery. Throughout this course they will encounter haunted areas and of course Zombies, who eagerly await your arrival!!! Panic in the Dark will put you in the middle of your Worst Nightmare and favorite Horror Flicks!!!


At the post-run “Brain Bash”, prizes will be awarded for:
Best Costumes
Best Zombies
Best Team Spirit/Costumes
Largest Team
Top Runners (Male & Female)


Spectators are welcome to join in the fun! Spectators will be provided with a shuttle to the viewing area where they’ll be able to see the final stretch of the run, as their friends and family successfully complete the scariest race on Earth!

With your purchase of a Spectator Pass you will receive:
- An Official Panic in the Dark T-shirt
- One Complimentary Beer(21+only)
- Brain Bash Party access
- Live Entertainment
- Optional Entry in Costume Contest

Spectator Price: $20
**Note: In the interest of safety, spectators will not be permitted to enter the course. A viewing area will be marked for spectators.


There is plenty of on street parking in the area and three city garages as well.

Post Party:

After Party will have sponsors, give aways, haunted happenings, Live Music by ""Bailout"" (Boston's Best Cover Band 2012), food, frosty beverages and much more! So come ready for the Brain Bash!


Not a runner? Still want to get in on the apocalypse action? Sign up to be a zombie!!

What you’ll get:
- Official Panic in the Dark T-Shirt
- Voucher for one Complimentary Beer (21+ Only)
- Professional Zombie Make-Over - Zombie “Blood Bath”

You must be 18 years of age to participate. This age restriction applies to both runners and zombies, as well as the post-run “Brain Bash” after-party.

Panic in the Dark is proud to team up with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in hopes our racers will join us as we look to make a difference in the fight against MS. We hope you will join to help raise money or make a donation towards this great cause. There is an awesome incentive program and you can even earn a FREE registration to a future race by raising $150!!


Once you create a team, participants can join your team under the ""join a team"" option

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