Saturday Races

10K, 5K, 2-Mile Walk & Kids Races

Start your race weekend off by joining us on Saturday, December 14th! Saturday’s events will include a 10K, 5K, 2-Mile Walk and multiple races for kids! Part of the BMW Dallas Marathon Weekend, all Saturday events will start & finish in Downtown Dallas, providing great views of the city. Whether a shakeout run for Sunday or to experience the joy of participating in Marathon Weekend at a shorter distance, these events are the perfect way to start the weekend off right.

Saturday, 12/14/2019

10K: 8:30 am
5K: 8:45 am
2-Mile Walk: 9:00 am

Course Maps

runDallas reserves the right to change the course as needed prior to race date.


(All events start/finish at Dallas City Hall Plaza)

  • 10K (8:30am)

    This 6.2 mile run course offers great city views as it passes over the Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge, cuts through Downtown and circles Deep Ellum before returning home!

  • 5K (8:45am)

    This fast 3.1 mile course takes you through Downtown and Deep Ellum with minimal turns before heading for the finish!

  • 2-Mile Walk (9:00am)

    Come get some steps in on our 2-Mile Downtown walk course! All ages are welcome to participate.

    We love dogs so we’re welcoming all well-behaved dogs to join you on the 2-Mile walk course.

  • Kids Races (10:00am)

    Kids ages 12 and under are welcome to participate in any one of our shorter distance options: 100m, 400m, 800m or 1-mile! Parents are welcome to accompany their registered child in these events.

Participant Benefits

  • Donation to the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
  • Soft tri-blend participant t-shirt
  • Personalized race bib (if registered by Nov. 1st)
  • High-energy start and finish line experience
  • Flat & fast course through the heart of downtown Dallas
  • Course entertainment to help motivate you along the way
  • Custom finisher’s medallion for all finishers
  • Overall awards for top male & female finishers (5K and 10K)
  • Admission to the Post-Race Party featuring music, food, beverages and complimentary Samuel Adams (21+)


Rules and Time Limit

In accordance with the guidelines issued by USA Track & Field and Wheelchair Sports USA, only runners, walkers and wheelchair participants will be allowed on the course. See the official rules for a complete list of course guidelines. The time limit is 1 hour for the 5K and 2 hours for the 10K (20-minute per mile pace or better).


Event Dec. 5/1 to 5/31 6/1 to 8/31 9/1 to 10/31 11/1 to Event Day
10K $39 $44 $49 $54 $59
5K $39 $39 $44 $49 $54
2-Mile Walk   $24 $29 $34 $39
Kid’s Race   $10 $10 $10 $10

Need to confirm your registration? Click HERE.

*Packet pick-up for all Saturday races will take place at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, December 13th from 11am to 7pm.

Complete Your Marathon Weekend

Looking for a challenge? Participants can take part in both a Saturday race and a Sunday race and receive even more swag! That’s right, register for the 2019 Weekend Series and earn a bonus medal, a custom finisher jacket and other amenities!

Pegasus Runners Lounge

Upgrade Your Race Weekend!

Available both Saturday, Dec. 14th ($59) and Sunday, Dec. 15th ($99) of race weekend.

  • Heated Private Tent Access Near the Start/Finish Line
  • Guaranteed Start in Corral A
  • Complimentary Race Day Parking
  • Pre-Race Snacks & Beverages
  • Post-Race Brunch
  • Private Restrooms

*The Pegasus Runners Lounge pass can also be purchased during online registration.