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

Saturday, August 7, 2021

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
  • NEW 10K route!
  • Custom finishers medal
  • Refreshing finishers towels
  • FREE ice cold watermelon!
  • Bag check
  • COVID-19 Protocol in place - CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

Schedule

TENTATIVE

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!!!

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.

Melon Dash Pricing

5K

  • $35

    Save $15 on Race Day Registration
    5/23/21 - 7/3/21

  • $40

    Save $10 on Race Day Registration
    7/4/21 – 7/31/21

  • $45

    Save $5 on Race Day Registration
    08/01/21 - 08/06/21

  • $50


10K

  • $50

    Save $15 on Race Day Registration
    5/23/21 - 7/3/21

  • $55

    Save $10 on Race Day Registration
    7/4/21 - 7/31/21

  • $60

    Save $5 on Race Day Registration
    8/1/21- 8/6/21

  • $65


Fun Run

  • $25

    Save $10 on Race Day Registration
    Price Increases 7/3/21

  • $30

    Save $5 on Race Day Registration
    7/4/21 – 8/6/21

  • $35


Virtual Run

Includes free shipping in the US!

  • $40

    Save $5 thru 8/1/21

  • $45


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

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