Dirt Dash Fun Run

Dirt Dash Fun Run

Run the great trails of The Gardens and support the #1 Free Attraction in Alabama.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

5k Fun Run - 8:30 a.m.
1mile Family Walk - 9 a.m. 



2016 Registration

Thank you for your interest!  Online registration for Dirt Dash is now closed and you may register in person at the following places:

Friday, October 28 from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Trak Shak in Homewood, Alabama

Saturday, October 29 beginning at 7 - 8 a.m. before the race at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Thank you!

ALL 5k Fun Run entries Race Day - $40


One Mile Walk

Adults - $20

Ages 7-17 - $15

children under 6 are free

(There will be no refunds issued - rain or shine)

2016 Course Map


2016 Sponsors


Things to Know

Awards will be presented at approximately 9:30 a.m. in The Gardens Hill Garden.

Awards will be given to overall winners.

Awards will not be mailed.

Race Pickup at Trak Shack in Homewood will be on Friday, October 28 from 11 - 5 p.m. There will be a table located outside, weather permitting. Race Day Pickup at The Gardens will begin at 7 a.m.

Spirit Runners that wish to pickup their shirts must do so at Race Pickup on Friday, October 28. Shirts will not be mailed.

 ***Please note that The Gardens does not allow dogs, bicycles, balloons, or soliciting***

Entrance to parking lot will close at 7:55 a.m.


For more information email akrebbs@bbgardens.org or 205.414.3959.


Dirt Dash Shirt


 2016 Sponsors

Interested in sponsoring this year's race?



Volunteer at the Race

Adult Volunteer Form - Teen Volunteer and Emergency Consent Form