Uwharrie Dash Moonlight 5K/Ten-Miler/Double Feature Half-Marathon & Movie

Thu July 27 - Sun September 3 Albemarle, NC 28001 US Directions


2411 Badin Rd.
Albemarle, NC US 28001


The Uwharrie Dash Moonlight Series is one of the best in the region.  You can run a race and watch a movie afterwards!  Also, your family and support crew can watch a movie when you are running. 


Movie Schedule

Screen A:  The Equalizer 3 and Talk to Me

Screen B: Gran Turismo and The Super Mario Brothers


Your entry fee includes entry to the drive-in.  If you have family or friends that are not running and watching the movie, they would need to purchase a movie ticket.

***ALL 10K Participants MUST have at least a Headlamp, Chest Lamp, Waist Lamp, or Handheld Flashlight.  Your phone does not Count!  We also recommend reflective gear as this run is held in the dark!  Participants will be pulled if you do not have a lamp!

Age group awards for the 5K - Age Group and Finisher Medals for the 10-miler. 


The 12th Annual Moonlight 5K, 10-Miler, Double Feature 1/2 Marathon & Movie starts and finishes at the Badin Road Drive-In in Albemarle, NC.  Movies to be announced. This is a chip timed event. 

The Badin Road Drive-In is a great venue to host a race.  Indoors restrooms and concession stand.

Moonlight 5K 

Starts at 6:30 pm.  Registrations will be limited to 125 participants.

Awards - Top two Overall Male and Female will get a Large Wooden Plaque and Custom Moonlight Mug - Top Three Male and Female in the following age groups - 1-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 +

Participants get a Soft Style Moonlight Shirt

The run will be held on Sunday evening, September 3rd.  Come on out and get your race in.  Enjoy a movie afterwards. 

Moonlight 5K Course.

Moonlight 10-Miler

The start time for the 10-miler will be 7:30 pm.  Race is capped at 125 participants.  

This year the start will be on the street behind the drive-in. The start/finish will be in the same spot. 

Results for the 10-miler will be based on gun time.  Top two Overall Male and Female will get a Large Wooden Plaque and Custom Moonlight Mug - Medals for the Top 3 Female/Male in the following  Age Groups 1-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 plus. 

The Course is a down and back route.  Part of the route is held in Morrow Mountain State Park.  Course Map

Also, this is a great event to bring your support crew to, as they can watch a movie while you are running the 10-Miler.

Double Feature 1/2 Marathon

 5K Starts at 6:30 pm.  Once you finish the 5K, you can rest a bit and prepare for the 10-Miler.  The 10-Miler starts at 7:30 pm.  Make sure to wear reflective lights and clothing. Will get a Finishers Medal

Note: You are guaranteed a shirt if you register by 8/31.  

Packet Pick-up

 Packet Pick-up will be held on Friday 9/1 from 10-5:30 at Uwharrie Dash (154 S.1st Street, Albemarle, NC) And Badin Drive-In Starting at 5:45 PM

To Guarantee a Shirt on Race Day you must Register by 8/30

***** Last Day to Register 9/1****




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Additional race information can be found at http://www.udashin.com.

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