5K Run • 10K Run • Fun Run • Virtual Run

Save the Date: Saturday, August 6, 2022

McKinney, TX

5K Run, 10K Run , Fun Run and Ice Cold Watermelon!

Join us for a great summer race starting and finishing in Towne Lake Park and running throughout the beautiful streets of McKinney. Participants will be greeted at the finish with cool towels and refreshments, including cold, sweet watermelon. Our sponsor village will be packed with goodies . 5K runners, 1OK runners or Fun runners, this is your kind of fun. Bring your friends and family along to enjoy the fun.

The Swag

Melon Dash Short Sleeve Shirt | Custom Finisher's Medal

Event Details

  • Melon Dash short sleeve race shirt
  • Custom finishers medal
  • Refreshing finishers towels
  • FREE ice cold watermelon!
  • Bag check



6:30 AM – Packet Pickup Opens & Race Day Registration Opens
7:45AM – Fun Run Starts
8:00 AM – 5K & 10K Start (wave starts)
9:00 AM – MELONS!!!


  • 1st-3rd 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, 75–79, & 80+

Chip timing is required to be eligible for awards.


Packet Pickup


Melon Dash Pricing


Pricing Coming Soon!


Pricing Coming Soon!

Fun Run

Pricing Coming Soon!


Receive an awesome Run Project volunteer T-Shirt.

Earn free registration for future races. (You must qualify, limited spaces)

Volunteer time can count towards community service hours for school/college.

Fun experience, making new friends!

Give back to your community.

Volunteer Registration