Annual Ashland Monster Dash. Yogurt Hut, the Ashland Kiwanis, and the Ashland Schools Foundation, present the 8th annual Monster Dash Run for Education! The event will be held on Saturday, October 29 in Lithia Park in Ashland Oregon. Monster Dash morning kicks off with a 9:30am Costume Contest on the Park Bandshell stage. The 1-mile Fun Run/Walk will begin at 10:30, followed by the 5K Run/Walk and the 10K Run beginning together at 11:15am. All events will be CHIP TIMED!
Both runners and non-runners are invited to join us for the pre-event Pasta Party at the Historic Ashland Armory from 5-9pm on Friday, October 24. A variety of pasta dishes, salad and bread will be provided by sponsor Northwest Pizza and Pasta. An awesome Silent Auction will be available for you to bid on and entertainment will be provided for a fun family evening. East Main Band will be back with live music, and Ducks fans will be able to view the Oregon-Cal football game on the big screen!
All at the historic Ashland Armory on 208 Oak Street
2:00 pm Packet Pick-up and On-Site Late Registration begins
2:00 pm Silent Auction opens for viewing & bidding
5:00 pm Pasta Party begins
7:00 pm Oregon-Cal game on big screen!
8:00 pm Silent Auction closes
9:00 pm Packet Pick-up & On-Site Registration ends
9:00 pm Pasta Party ends
SATURDAY EVENTS (RACE DAY)
All in Lithia Park near Band Shell
8:30 am On-Site Race-day Registration & Packet-Pickup opens
9:00 am Vendors open for business
9:15 am Check-in for the Costume Contest by 9:15 – Bandshell
9:30 am Costume Contest begins – Band Shell stage
10:30 am Start of the 1-mile Fun Run/Walk
11:15 am Start of the 5K Run/Walk and 10K Run