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Thanksgiving Day 2018

The 7th Annual Drumstick Dash 5K & Half a Drumstick (1.55 Miles) 

returns to Miller Park on Thanksgiving morning at 8:30 AM. 

The Drumstick Dash is benefitting Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin, where every $1 donated provides 3 meals to a person in need in Eastern Wisconsin. Be a part of this unique food drive!

Online Registration closes 5:00 PM CST on Wednesday, November 21, 2018

"Outta Town Dash Around"  

  • Guaranteed shirt delivery before Thanksgiving, if ordered by Thursday, November 15, 2018
  • Not guaranteed delivery before Thanksgiving, if ordered after Thursday, November 15, 2018


Event Highlights

  • NEW Super Soft Event Hoodie for all Adults
  • NEW THIS YEAR - Half a Drumstick (1.55 Miles) Event
  • FREE Parking
  • Event is hosted by the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park
  • 4 race divisions for a great start line experience
  • Food drive & donations benefit Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin

Registration fees

Full Drumstick 5K (Adult)

    1. $30.00
      Jun 24 - Jun 28
    2. $35.00
      Jun 29 - Oct 25
    3. $40.00
      Oct 26 - Nov 21
      Register

Half a Drumstick (1.55 Miles) (Adult)

    1. $30.00
      Jun 24 - Jun 28
    2. $35.00
      Jun 29 - Oct 25
    3. $40.00
      Oct 26 - Nov 21
      Register

Full Drumstick 5K Kids

Ages 5-12

    1. $20.00
      Jun 24 - Oct 25
    2. $25.00
      Oct 26 - Nov 21
      Register

Half a Drumstick (1.55 Miles) Kids

Age 5-12

    1. $20.00
      Jun 24 - Oct 25
    2. $25.00
      Oct 26 - Nov 21
      Register

Kids 4 & Under

Free but need to register.

Outta Town Dash Around

    1. $30.00
      Jun 24 - Jun 28
    2. $35.00
      Jun 29 - Oct 25
    3. $40.00
      Oct 26 - Nov 21
      Register

Food Drive

Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin recommends the following items, but will take any nonperishable donations. Monetary donations will also be collected race day at Packet Pick-Up. $1 = 3 Meals for someone in need! Volunteers will be on hand collecting food just outside Miller Park at the Clock Tower entrance.

        - Peanut Butter

        - Cereal & Snack Bars

        - Tuna

        - Canned Vegetables

        - Juice & Canned Fruit

        - Pasta & Rice

        - Soup

In eastern Wisconsin, 1 in 7 people are facing hunger!

Everyone is welcome to make a donation! Please visit Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin’s website to make a donation.

Divisions

At the start line there will be 4 divisions. Look for the division signs and line up accordingly!

        - Runners

        - Runners w/ Strollers

        - Walkers

        - Walkers w/ Strollers

**Kids will be allowed to line up in any division so they can run with their parents. Please be conscious with children and line up towards the back.**

Half a Drumstick

Don't have the appetite for an entire 5K course?  

Run or walk the Half A Drumstick!  (2.5K / 1.55 miles)

Outta Town Dash Around

Won't be in Milwaukee for Thanksgiving?

Do the "Outta Town Dash Around"! Your registration will include a race hoodie! The shirt will be mailed to you at the address you provide on the registration form. 

*Please note that we cannot guarantee that your race hoodie will be delivered by Thanksgiving.

What? Outta Town Dash Around

Where? Wherever you are!

When? Thanksgiving morning

Why? You'll be feeding the hungry and homeless in Milwaukee (and get a great race hoodie too)!

Cost? June 24-28 : $30.00 | June 29 – October 25 : $35.00 | October 26 – November 15 : $40.00

BONUS! Dash to our Facebook page to view pictures from this year's Outta Town Dash Around participants!

*Outta Town Dash Around is limited to the first 500 registrants. Registration closes for OTDA on 11/15/18.

Packet Pick-Up

When: Wednesday, November 21 & Thursday, November 22

Time:  Wednesday - 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

           Thursday - 7:00 AM- 8:15 AM 

Where: Miller Park
             1 Brewers Way
             Milwaukee, WI 53214

**IDs are not needed for Packet Pick Up**

Parking is FREE!

Wednesday - Access via The Clock Tower Entrance

Thursday - Access via The Clock Tower Entrance

Thank you to our sporting apparel sponsor Brooks!

Event Schedule

  • November 21 11:00 AM CST - Packet Pick-Up

  • November 22 7:00 AM CST - Race Day Packet Pick-Up

  • November 22 8:30 AM CST - Race Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Miller Park, Brewers Way, Milwaukee, WI, United States

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