LIVE BOLD Fall 5K with Fido at Bold Rock Cidery

Sat September 18, 2021 Nellysford, VA 22958 US Directions

LIVE BOLD Fall 5K with Fido

$32 9:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT Price increases after September 2, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
1020 Rockfish Valley Hwy
Nellysford, VA US 22958

New for 2021, the LIVE BOLD Fall 5K with Fido is your chance to walk or run at Bold Rock Cidery with your favorite doggo! Participation without Fluffy is totally fine, but we encourage you and your dog to come on out for a morning of Bold Rockin' fellowship, a bit of running or walking, and a whole lot of fun. 

And, guess what? First doggo to cross the finish line wins a special award from Old Dominion Animal Hospital, official event sponsor for the LIVE BOLD Fall 5K!

All participants get a performance race shirt, finisher glass and a post-race party with cider from Bold Rock’s refreshing, locally sourced apples, and food for purchase from Bold Rock and a local food truck. Walker and all-terrain stroller-friendly.



  • All participants get a performance event shirt, finisher glass and a Bold Rock Hard Cider.
  • Chip-timed by Blue Ridge Timing.
  • Outdoor post-race party in the meadow with music and food for purchase from Bold Rock and a local food truck.


  • $32 until September 2, 2021
  • $42 September 3 – September 18, 2021 | no shirt*
  • *Shirt cut-off is September 2. Non-dated event shirts from 2020 or older will be given out, if available, by date of registration. Race day registrant shirts are $5, if available.
  • Registrants will be emailed event-specific info and race day details just prior to race day.

Invite your friends to join you at the LIVE BOLD Fall 5K. If you get 4 friends to sign up using your special referral link (which you receive in your confirmation email after you register), you'll get a $10 refund as our Thank You!

This out-and-back course is easy and flat with gorgeous views in every direction! It's mostly pavement with some gravel and grass. Walker and Fido-friendly; all-terrain strollers welcome. Course Map

Bold Rock Cidery | Directions
1020 Rockfish Valley Hwy, Nellysford, VA 22958 | Saturday, September 18, 2021 | 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM 

After you cross the finish line, it's time to celebrate! 

  • ​A finisher glass and Bold Rock Hard Cider is included for all participants over 21
  • A complimentary glass of non-alcoholic sparkling cider is included for children and adults under 21
  • Use the Beverage Ticket attached to your race bib to pick up your glass and cider
  • Please bring proper ID to partake

Awards are given to the overall male and female finishers, and to 1st place finishers in the following age groups, below. New for 2021! Winners over 21 will receive a custom insulated stainless steel stemless wine/cider tumbler, and winners under 21 will receive a bottle of sparkling cider. Winners must be present at the Awards ceremony to receive their award.

  • ​Under 21 age groups: 8-11 |12-15 |16-20
  • Over 21 age groups: 21-29 | 30-39 | 40-49 | 50-59 | 60-69 | 70+ ​
  • Doggo Award - A special award from Old Dominion Animal Hospital will be given to the first dog to cross the finish line!

Don't forget to visit our Facebook and Instagram pages and use the hashtags #liveboldfall5k when you share your race pics!

There are NO refunds. Runner transfers (transferring your race entry to another runner) are allowed. Please email your request two weeks before race day.

If there is severe weather that makes the course unsafe for runners, we will postpone the event to the following day. We will notify participants via email and will post this information on the website and Facebook pages. Please make sure you can make both dates, as there are no refunds.

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