Saturday Events

10K, 5K, 5K Team Challenge & 100M Dash

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Start your race weekend off by joining us on Saturday, December 10th! Saturday’s events will include a 10K, a 5K, a 5-person 5K Team Challenge (NEW for 2022!) and a 100-meter dash for kids! Part of the BMW Dallas Marathon Festival, all Saturday events will start & finish in Downtown Dallas, providing great views of the city. Whether a shakeout run for Sunday or to experience the joy of participating in marathon weekend at a shorter distance, these events are the perfect way to start the weekend off right.

*Special Race Morning Performance By the Woodrow Wilson High School Band!

Saturday, 12/10/2022

10K: 8:30 am
5K / 5K Challenge: 8:45am
Kids 100M Dash: 10:00 am
Oncor Kid’s Race: 11:00 am

Participant Benefits

  • Donation to Scottish Rite for Children
  • Soft tri-blend long-sleeve participant shirt
  • Personalized race bib (*if registered by October 31st)
  • High-energy start and finish line experience
  • Flat & fast course through the heart of downtown Dallas
  • Course entertainment to help motivate you along the way
  • Finishers medallion for all finishers (see additional custom option below)
  • Overall awards for top male & female finishers (5K and 10K)
  • Admission to the Post-Race Party featuring music, food, beverages and complimentary EIGHT Elite Light Lager (21+)

Events

(All events start/finish at Dallas City Hall Plaza)

  • 10K (8:30am)

    This 6.2 mile run course offers great city views as it passes over the Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge, cuts through Downtown and circles Deep Ellum before returning home!

  • 5K / 5K Team Challenge (8:45am)

    This fast 3.1 mile course takes you through the heart of Downtown and into Deep Ellum with minimal turns before heading for the finish!
    New for 2022, our 5-person 5K Team Challenge offers your team the opportunity to all experience the start/finish line and run the race together!
    The 5K Team Challenge will be the cumulative time of the 5 runners with 3 divisions to enter: all female team, all male team and a co-ed team (must have at least 2 female or 2 male runners).  Please note, the team captain will need to pick up all of the team’s participant shirts at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, 12/9.

  • Kids 100M Dash (10:00am)

    Kids ages 6 and under are welcome to participate free of charge in our 100-meter dash. Parents are welcome to accompany their registered child!

  • Oncor Kid’s Race 1 & 2-Mile Events (11:00am)

    Back for 2022, all DISD students are able to participate free of charge thanks to our partner Oncor! Registration forms will be made available at your school starting in September. For additional questions, please reach out to us at info@rundallas.com.

    Kids runDallas

Course Maps

runDallas reserves the right to change the course as needed prior to race date.

Rules and Time Limit

In accordance with the guidelines issued by USA Track & Field and Wheelchair Sports USA, only runners, walkers and wheelchair participants will be allowed on the course. See the official rules for a complete list of course guidelines. The time limit is 1 hour for the 5K and 2 hours for the 10K (20-minute per mile pace or better).

Pricing

Race May 1 to May 31 June 1 to Aug. 31 Sept. 1 to Oct. 31 Nov. 1 to Nov. 30 Dec. 1 to Dec. 10
10K Adult $49 $54 $59 $64 $69
5K Adult $44 $49 $54 $59 $64
10K Youth $39 $39 $39 $39 $39
5K Youth $29 $29 $29 $29 $29
Kid’s 100M Dash FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE
Oncor Kids Race FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE
Saturday 5K Team Challenge (5 Members) $199 $219 $239 $259 $279

Need to confirm your registration? Click HERE.

*Packet pick-up for all Saturday races will take place at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, December 9th from 11am to 7pm.

Complete Your Marathon Weekend 

Looking for a challenge? Participants can take part in events on all three days of race weekend and receive even more swag! That’s right, register for the 2022 BMW Weekend Series and earn a bonus medal, a custom finisher jacket and other amenities!

Choctaw Runners Lounge

Upgrade Your Race Weekend!

Available both Saturday, December 10th (6:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) and Sunday, December 11th (6:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) of race weekend. (2-day passes are also available)

  • Heated Private Tent Access Near the Start/Finish Line
  • Guaranteed Start in Corral A
  • Complimentary Race Day Parking
  • Pre-Race Snacks & Beverages
  • Post-Race Brunch
  • Private Restrooms
Event May 1 to May 31 June 1 to Aug. 31 Sept. 1 to Oct. 31 Nov. 1 to Nov. 30 Dec. 1 to Dec. 10
Saturday $54 $59 $64 $69 $74
Sunday $139 $149 $159 $169 $179
Weekend $169 $179 $189 $199 $209
*Choctaw Runners Lounge passes can be purchased during online registration or by clicking HERE.

iTAB – Medal Personalization ($14)

Personalize your commemorative BMW Dallas Marathon Festival medal with an iTAB Ribbon Hanger, engraved with your name and finish time. Add iTAB to your registration and your iTAB will be mailed to you shortly after race day.

The iTab can be purchased during online registration which will open May 1st.

Awards

Awards are given to top finishers in 8 categories for each event