That Dam Half & 5K

Half Marathon & 5K
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 8:00 AM
Lynn Creek Park
5700 Lake Ridge Parkway
Grand Prairie, TX


Join us on October 14, 2017 for one of the most scenic runs in the metroplex at the best time of the year for running in Texas. The race will run through the scenic Lynn Creek Park and across Joe Pool Lake Dam in Grand Prairie Texas.

Both the 5K and Half Marathon finishers will a long sleeve pullover, a water bottle, temporary tattoos, and a unique finisher medal that connects to our other half marathon finisher medals.


race pricing

2017 pricing will be posted as soon as registration is open

    Annual Pass Gets:

  • Entry to Run Project's 13 races over 12 months. The distances you will be entered in are based on the package you purchase. For example, if you choose the the 10K Annual Pass, you would receive entry to the 10K distance at events where a 10K is offered. If a 10K is not offered, then you will be entered into the next distance down (shorter).
  • ...

    V.I.P. Entry Gets:

  • VIP Parking when available
  • Priority Beer Garden entry
  • Access to VIP area with dedicated food
  • Dedicated VIP Toilets
  • Includes race insurance
  • Supported, Safe Course
  • Comfortable race Shirt
  • Collectable Bib number
  • Race Time recorded and published

    Individual Entry:

  • Supported, Safe Course
  • Comfortable race Shirt
  • Collectable Bib number
  • Race Time recorded and published

charity partner

PlayGrand Adventures is an exciting opportunity to provide a safe, fun playground experience of ‘EPIC’ proportions for all ages and abilities. The playground will include separate adventure areas which are designed to stimulate, challenge and encourage development of several skill sets while providing social interaction, sense of discovery, creativity and exercise.
The playground is part of a much larger overall park project which will include the EPIC, a state of the art recreation center, EPIC Waters indoor/outdoor water park, trail system and amphitheater at Central Park. Check out PlayGrand Adventure Video. Go to their website.

Packet Pickup

Tuesday, October 11 through Thursday, October 13 from 10am to 7pm at the following locations

Run On! Dallas-Mockingbird - 5400 East Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, TX 75206
Run On! Frisco - 83 Gaylord Pkwy, #21, Frisco, TX 75034
Run On! Coppell - 680 North Denton Tap Road, Coppell, TX 75019
Run On! Richardson - 1465 West Campbell Road, Richardson, TX 75080
OrangeTheory Fitness Arlington-Highlands TX - 4000 Five Points Blvd, #155, Arlington, TX 76018


On the northwest shore of Joe Pool Lake, runners will get to experience Lynn Creek Park. Enjoy running over Joe Pool Lake dam and through this beautiful park. You’ll have scenic lake views throughout the race!


The Cedar Hill Running Club is providing pace teams for the half marathon at the following intervals. They will have flags with the times listed so runners can arrange themselves at the start line. Pace Groups: 1:50, 2:00, 2:10, 2:20, and 2:30.

race dayschedule

Packet Pickup Opens

Half Marathon Starts (4 hour time limit)

5K Starts

Race Party Begins!

5K Awards

Half Marathon Awards

Course Closes

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