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

​​Race Day HQ Location:

Adjacent to the Talley Rec Center, 121 N. Bentz St., Frederick, MD

Tentative Race-Day Timeline

0700- Packet Pickup Opens

0845- Packet Pickup Closes

0850- ASA Athlete Wheelchair Start

0900- 5K Run Starts

Join GOTR Mid MD at the Candy Cane Dash's new companion event, the

Gingerbread Dash 5K in

Downtown Hagerstown! 

Visit for details

How/Where do we get our swag?

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

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

Frederick County Bank

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5K Registration: 

Registration details coming soon.

Family of 4 or more? Email for a discount code (limited time only). 

Save the date, Saturday, December 3, 2022,

for an in-person Candy Cane Dash!

CNB Bank

​Want to run both the Candy Candy Dash and Gingerbread Dash? Email leah@gotrmidmd for discount codes (limited time offer)

Join our Elf Corps ​& volunteer!

click here to Register  Today!

Email the event:

​News Flash!

Contact to sponsor the Candy Cane Dash.

​Special Thanks To Our Awesome 2021 Sponsors!

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and you just might win an extra present!

Great SWAG!

​2022 swag details will be made available when known.