5K • Fun Run

Saturday August 1, 2020

McKinney, TX

Ice Cold Watermelon & Summer Running

Join us for a great summer race on a relaxing course throughout the quiet 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 including a DJ, Watermelon pressed juice, pickle juice, free hot dogs and more! 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 Shirt
  • Custom Finisher's Medal
  • Fast, Wide Open 5K Course
  • Run Through Historic Virginia Ave. Homes
  • Beautiful Views of Towne Lake Park
  • Refreshing Finisher's Towels
  • Sprinklers
  • Ice Cold Watermelon!
  • Free Popsicles
  • Entertaining Music Spun by DJ Dame
  • Free Face Painting
  • Helpful Bag Check

Schedule

6:30 AM – Packet Pickup Opens
7:45 AM – Kids Fun Run Starts
8:00 AM – 5K Starts
9:15 AM – 5K Awards

Awards

  • 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.

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Packet Pickup

Wednesday & Thursday (7/29/20 – 7/30/20)
Time: 10AM – 7:00PM
Locations:
Dallas Running Company
7200 Bishop Rd D-12, Plano, TX 75024

Fort Worth Running Company
2401 W 7th St, Fort Worth, TX 76107

Race Day at Race Site- Saturday (8/1/2020)
Towne Lake Park Recreation Area
1405 Wilson Creek Pkwy
McKinney, TX 75069

Melon Dash Pricing

5K Participants Save: $5/person for groups of 4+ or $5/participant ages 12 & under

5K

  • $30

    Save $15 on Race Day Registration
    Price Increases 6/29/20

  • $35

    Save $10 on Race Day Registration
    6/29/20 – 7/26/20

  • $40

    Save $5 on Race Day Registration
    7/27/20 – 7/31/20

  • $45

    Race Day Price 8/1/20

Fun Run

  • $25

    Save $10 on Race Day Registration
    Price Increases 7/27/19

  • $30

    Save $5 on Race Day Registration
    7/27/20 – 7/31/20

  • $35

    Race Day Price 8/1/20

Can't Make it To the Event?

Virtual Runner

Includes this year’s Race Shirt, Finisher’s Medal & Race Bib! (includes free shipping in the US!)

$45

Save $5 thru 7/26/20

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