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Welcome! Here, you can find information on all the great run/walk events that Bernalillo County is hosting.

Sugar Skull Fun Run

Where: National Hispanic Cultural Center, 1701 Fourth St. SW
When: Sunday, Oct. 27 at 9 a.m.


Participants can now register for the 5k or 10k fun runs. The race route will follow the Bosque Trail south toward Rio Bravo Boulevard. Walkers and pets are also welcome to participate.

Early bird registration for all ages is $25 per person for the 5k and $35 per person for the 10k. The registration fee includes the much-coveted official Sugar Skull Fun Run long sleeve dri-fit shirt, while supplies last. Registration goes up to $40/5k and $45/10k after Oct. 17.

A ‘Muerto Market’ that features Dia de los Muertos face painters, themed artisans and vendors, food trucks, and music will extend the day’s festivities until 2 p.m. The Muerto Market is free to attend.

Sixth Sugar Skull Fun Run Set for Oct. 27

Shake, rattle, and roll your bones to the 6th Annual BernCo Sugar Skull Fun Run on Sunday, Oct. 27 at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) beginning at 9 a.m. The 5 and 10k fun runs will follow the scenic Bosque Trail, runners and walkers of all ages are welcome. Dia de los muertos attire is strongly encouraged. Food trucks, artisan booths and face painters will be on-site to keep the Dia de los Muertos festivities happening even after the run.

Register today – 5k only $25/person and 10k only $35/person; after Oct. 17, registration goes up to $40/person and $45/person, respectively.

New this year, a FREE kids 1k for ages eight years and under – registration on race day only.

Packet pick-up on Saturday, Oct. 26 from noon – 5 p.m. at Sport Systems, 6915 Montgomery Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109 or on race day, Sunday, Oct. 27 beginning at 8 a.m. at the NHCC.

¡Arriba, Arriba! ¡Ándale, Ándale!

Bernalillo County is proud to announce that this year's Sugar Skull Fun Run poster art was designed by artist and contest-winner Sean Wells! 

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