Dash Down Greenville 5K
Come celebrate the 20th running of the annual St. Paddy's Day Dash Down Greenville. Join the sea of green and start your St. Patrick's Day celebration at the St. Paddy's Day Dash Down Greenville. 'Twill be a fine morning to celebrate, even if you were only Irish for the day. We're expecting a record number of people this year to don their green gear, and run (or walk) with us down Greenville Avenue right before the big parade. We'll have beer, food, a live band, cash prizes, and more fun than ever before. Besides having fun, you'll get to contribute to the North Texas Food Bank, the annual beneficiary of the event.
6:45 am Registration & Packet Pickup
Come Early & Bring CASH
8:00 am Race Begins
8:30 am After-Party Begins
9:00 am Overall Awards Presentation
Bag check prodvided.
Participants will receive a cotton short-sleeved race t-shirt.
To be eligible for an award, you must wear a timing tag. Top 3 Overall Male & Female. 1st Overall Masters Male & Female .Top 3 Male & Female finishers in the following age groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+
1st place overall male/female- $250 cash and custom Jacket
2nd Place overall male/female- $200 cash and custom jacket
3rd place overall male/female- $150 cash and custom jacket
1st place masters male/female- $100 cash and custom jacket
The North Texas Food Bank (NTFB) is a top-ranked nonprofit relief organization. Leading the fight against hunger in our community, we distribute donated, purchased, and prepared foods through a network of more than 1,000 feeding programs and 262 Partner Agencies in 13 counties. Since 1982, NTFB has distributed more than half a billion pounds of food. NTFB supports the nutritional needs of North Texans through research, education, advocacy and strategic partnerships. In fiscal year 2013, NTFB provided access to 62 million nutritious meals. NTFB is a member of Feeding America, a national hunger relief organization (feedingamerica.org).
The amount that Bob and Rebecca Wallace have given to the North Texas Food Bank from the proceeds of Dash Down Greenville has increased steadily every year. All our participants are sure to be as happy as Bob and Rebecca to be able to contribute in this way to such a worthy cause. Here's a photo of the 2014 contribution.