Race Day Fees:

Running Buddy (16+ yrs) - $35

Community Runner - $35

Virtual Participant - $37 (includes shipping)

1K Fun Run - $15

Early Bird Specials! Now through August 31, 2022​​

*​Be advised that the Candy Cane Dash has a No Refund/No Transfer policy.*

​​​Tentative Race-Day Timeline:

0700- Packet Pickup Opens

0845- Packet Pickup Closes

0850- ASA Athlete Wheelchair Start

0900- 5K Run Starts​​

What's included:

Timed Bib

Medal (run our Gingerbread Dash and receive a linking medal!)

Shirt (while supplies last)

Candy Cane

Companion Race!

Tag pictures showing you rocking your GOTR Spirit with



...and you just might win an extra present!

Running Buddy (16+ yrs) - $28

Community Runner - $28

Virtual Participant - $30 (includes shipping)​​

Family of 4 or more? Email leah@gotrmidmd.org for a discount code (limited time only). ​​

​Special thanks to our 'run'derful 2021 sponsors!
Interested in sponsoring? Contact Leah Perry at leah@gotrmidmd.org


​​Course Marshalls

Water Stop

Finish Line Snacks

Finish Line Medals

Registration/Packet Pick Up

Additional Race Information

​​Benefitting Girls on the Run of Mid and Western Maryland

Candy Cane Dash 5K

Frederick's favorite holiday running tradition for the entire family!​

Frederick County Bank

Registration Fees & Information:

How do we get our race packet?

Pre-race, off-site packet pickup details will be posted when known.

CNB Bank

Join our Elf Corps ​& volunteer!

click here to Register  Today!

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Great SWAG!

2022 merchandise details coming this fall, the elves are already hard at work to bring you a classic t-shirt and medal design!​​

​​​Join GOTR Mid MD at the Candy Cane Dash's new companion event, the Gingerbread Dash 5K in

Downtown Hagerstown! Linking medals!

Visit www.gingerbreaddash.org for details


​Baker Park Bandshell Area

Adjacent to the Talley Rec Center


121 N. Bentz St., Frederick, MD​​

​​Parking Information will be available closer to the event date.