Gingerbread Dash 5K

Sun December 4, 2022 Hagerstown, MD 21740 US
Washington County Fall 2021 GOTR Program Participants do NOT need to register for the Gingerbread Dash. We are expecting you.
In-Person Race!

Gingerbread Dash 5K

$27.50 Price increases after October 30, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT

Gingerbread Dash 5K- Coach (current season only)

$10 Registration ends December 4, 2022 at 9:00am EST
Run/Walk Anywhere!

Virtual Gingerbread Dash 5K

$27.50 Price increases after October 30, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT
57 W. Baltimore Street
Hagerstown, MD US 21740

Join us for the 2nd annual Gingerbread Dash 5K! Girls on the Run of Mid & Western Maryland has baked up yet another fantastic, fun-for-the-whole-family regardless-of-pace run that is certain to kick start your Holiday Spirit. This run will compliment the organization's wildly popular Candy Cane Dash, which has been a holiday-season hit in Frederick for more than a decade. Help to spread Holiday Spirit by dressing for the occasion! 


$25.00 until August 31st

$27.50 through October 31st

$30.00 through Race Day

Two or more people in your household want to register for both the Candy Cane Dash and the Gingerbread Dash?

Email  for discount codes.


Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Race Day Timeline

(subject to change due to Covid mitigation practices necessary on the day of the event):

7:30am Pre-race celebration starts and on-site packet pickup opens

8:45am Packet pickup closes

9:00am Race start

10:15am Course closes


Please review the Parking Map here: PARKING MAP

We strongly encourage participants to park in the Arts and Entertainment District Parking Garage. There are other nearby municipal lots as well, all offering free parking on Sundays. Participant parking on the Hagerstown Housing Authority property is strictly prohibited. Violators may be towed.

Other municipal parking facilities nearby: 

Race Course

A map of the race course can be found here: 5K COURSE

Covid Waiver

With the changing dynamics of pandemic restrictions, we don't know what procedures will be in place on race day. Be assured that we will meet or exceed any CDC, State, or City pandemic mitigation best practice recommendations or restrictions on race day. In the event that the event must be canceled due to the pandemic, all registration fees will convert to donations.


Awards will be handed out at the event for the following categories.

Top Overall Male and Overall Female

Top Overall Masters Male and Female (40+)

Top in each of the following age groups for both male and female:
14 and under
15 to 19
20 to 29
30 to 39
40 to 49
50 to 59
60 to 69
70 to 79
80 plus


Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


Click here for directions: DIRECTIONS

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