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Gingerbread Dash 5K

Sun December 3, 2023 Hagerstown, MD 21740 US
"Run, run, run as fast as you can!"



57 W. Baltimore Street
Hagerstown, MD US 21740


Join us for the 3rd annual Gingerbread Dash 5K! The elves have baked up yet another fantastic, fun-for-the-whole-family regardless-of-pace run that is certain to kick start your holiday spirit. Dashers will start and finish along the Hagerstown Cultural Trail adjacent to the Hagerstown Housing Authority and the huge, Mural of Unusual Size!

Shirt deadline is October 31, 2023. You can request a shirt at packet pickup, however, receipt of a shirt is not guaranteed after this date. We do have plenty of finisher's medals to go around, so you won't walk away empty-handed!

There will be NO on-site parking but there is plenty of nearby, free on Sundays, municipal parking available. Race HQ is located just southwest of where W. Baltimore St. and  Ayer's Alley intersect on the map accessed via the button below. For your GPS navigation purposes, the address for the start/finish is 57 W. Baltimore St., Hagerstown, MD.

You can view the race day schedule and other info at


$28.00 until August 31st

$32.00 through October 31st

$35.00 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

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: 


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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