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The Donor Dash is a 5K run/walk to honor the lives of organ and tissue donors, celebrate the lives of organ and tissue recipients and recognize those who continue to wait for a lifesaving transplant.

On-site registration opens Sunday, July 21 at 7 a.m. at the registration tents located near Franklin and Mississippi Streets. Diaper Dash registration will take place on race day in the expo area. 

See you there! 

Registration fees


  1. $35.00
    Mar 1 - Jul 19

Senior (60 and above)

  1. $15.00
    Mar 1 - Jul 19

Youth (17 and under)

  1. $15.00
    Mar 1 - Jul 19

Packet Pickup

  • You must register online by midnight on Sunday, July 14, for early packet pickup.
  • Early Packet Pickup will be Wednesday, July 17, 7:00am to 7:00pm in the Donor Alliance lobby at 200 Spruce Street, Denver, CO 80230.
  • Team captains are responsible for picking up and distributing their team's packets.
  • Unclaimed packets will be available for pick up beginning at 7 a.m. on race day. Due to high volume, we encourage you to arrive at least 45 minutes before the start of the race.

Directions and Course Map

Course Map

Click here for the 2019 course map.


From northbound I-25, take the Downing Street exit. From southbound I-25, take the Washington/Emerson St. exit. 

Turn north on Downing Street. Turn right onto Louisiana Avenue (the park will be on your left-hand side). 

After going through the light on Franklin Street, make a right into the South High School parking lot. Walk north to the intersection of Franklin and Mississippi where you will see the Start/Finish line.

Get Google Map Directions.

Road Closures During the Donor Dash

Check CDOT before you go.

Be advised roads surrounding Washington Park will be closed and be inaccessible to vehicles starting at 6:30am on race day.


**We strongly recommend carpooling

Limited parking is available at South High School


Locate street parking in the surrounding area.

Donor Dash- A Run for Life!

Event Schedule

  • July 21 7:00 AM MDT - Race Day Registration/Packet Pickup

  • July 21 8:00 AM MDT - 5K Run/Walk

  • July 21 9:15 AM MDT - Diaper Dash – Expo Area (ages 3 and under) - Free

  • July 21 9:30 AM MDT - Recognition Ceremony

  • July 21 10:00 AM MDT - Event Wrap-Up

Contact Information

Event Location

Washington Park, Denver, Colorado, United States

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