​​Course Marshalls

Water Stop

Finish Line Snacks

Finish Line Medals

Registration/Packet Pick Up

Early Packet Pick up:

​Charm City Run Frederick
​925 W 7th St, Frederick, MD 21701

1. Wednesday 11/30 - 3 to 7PM

2. Thursday 12/1 - 3 to 7PM

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

Downtown Hagerstown! Linking medals!

Visit for details

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

In Kind Sponsors:

Frederick County Bank

Title Sponsor:


121 N. Bentz St., Frederick, MD


There are parking decks and on-street parking all around Baker Park. Leave plenty of time to walk from your car to get to the bandshell area on time!
Suggested Parking Garages: Church St. Garage, Court St. Garage, West Patrick St. Garage (all 6 min walking distance)
Note: parking in front of Bandshell/Talley Rec Center will be reserved for 5K staff, for all other’s towing at owner’s expense!

Race Day Fees:

Running Buddy (16+ yrs) - $35

Community Runner - $35

Virtual Participant - $37 (includes shipping)

1K Fun Run - $15

​Baker Park Bandshell Area Adjacent to the Talley Rec Center

Join our Elf Corps!

​​​Tentative Race-Day Timeline:

0700- Packet Pickup Opens

0830 - 1K Fun Run Starts

0845- Packet Pickup Closes

0850- ASA Athlete Wheelchair Start

0900- 5K Run Starts​​

Join us Saturday December 3, 2022, 9am!

5K Sponsors:

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

Candy Cane Dash 5K

​Special thanks to our 'run'derful 2022 sponsors!
Interested in sponsoring? Contact us at

What's included:

Timed Bib

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

Shirt (while supplies last)

Candy Cane

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Packet PickUp & Additional Race Information

Course Map:

5K Merchandise:

Check out what the elves have baked up this 2022 holiday season!

Registration Fees & Information:

Mile Marker Sponsors:

click here to Register  Today!

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

Finish Line Sponsor:

Companion Race!

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