Run For The Ribs 5K

Sat September 7, 2019 Danville, KY US 40422 Directions
Come join the fun and "Run For Ribs" at the inaugural Run For The Ribs 5K Presented by the KyBBQFestival.
Countdown to Race Day

5K Run/Walk

$30 8:00AM EDT Price increases after September 5, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Kids "Little Ribs" 1K Dash

$20 8:45AM EDT Registration ends September 7, 2019 at 8:00am EDT

Race Volunteer

8:00AM EDT
1000 Cunningham Drive
Danville, KY US 40422

Join us for the inaugural RUN FOR THE RIBS 5K Presented by the KyBBQFestival on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 8:00am at Millenium Park in Danville, KY.

Our race will feature a 5K Run/Walk & Kids "Little Ribs" 1K Dash through scenic Millenium Park in Danville.  Commemorative Race T-shirts, Chip Timing (Thanks RaceRise), Masters, Grand Masters & Age Group Awards, music, food, fun and fellowship. 

Race proceeds benefit the Heart of Kentucky United Way.  CLICK HERE to see where the money goes.

All participants will receive FREE ENTRY to the KyBBQFestival being held in Danville September 6-8th.

5K & Kids 1K Course Maps (Coming Soon)

Race Contact Info

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Race proceeds and participant donations will go to support the work of the Heart of Kentucky United Way.


United Way works to increase the percentage of children that are ‘kindergarten ready’ and increase the percentage of high school graduates who are college and/or career ready.

United Way works to make sure families have the adequate income and assets to independently meet their families’ needs.

United Way works for a healthier individuals and families.

An EATING EVENT - September 6-8, 2019  Spread the good word of BBQ - which is all about Family, Americana and Feel Good Times that crosses over all boundaries of culture and classes. Kentucky Barbecue

Participants in the Run For The Ribs receive a free admission pass to the KyBBQFestival.