2024 Dash for the Beads Schedule

Important Dates

EVENT Details for Sunday, February 11, 2024

9:30am – Registration, packet pickup, bars open, etc.
10:00am – DJ starts.
10:30am – Fun Run/1 mile
11:00am – Dash for the Beads 5k
12:45pm – Awards announced.
1:00pm – Oak Cliff Mardi Gras Parade | DJ ends

Race Packet Pickup

Early Packet Pick-up:

Date: Saturday, February 10th

Time: 10am – 1pm

Location: Peter Piper Pizza on 729 W. Jefferson Blvd


Day of event: Pick up packet at the Dash registration tent


Q: Where is the event located?

A: Event location: 715 W. Davis Street, Dallas, TX 75208

Q: Do I have to run a race to come out to the Dash for the Beads?

A: No you do not. Several of our committee members only run if they are being chased. Cheer on your  runners from a distance and come out to the Go Oak Cliff Mardi Gras Parade and enjoy the great costumes.

Q: Is the Dash for the Beads family friendly?

A: Yes it is. We encourage parents to involve their children in the 5K run, and also to participate in the Fun Run/Walk.