About The Dash...


Come to Monticello, GA for the 23rd Annual Deer Dash 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run. The start/finish will be on the square in downtown Monticello, GA. Stay afterwards for the 54th Annual Deer Festival. The entire course is run on paved streets in the historic downtown.  

*COVID UPDATE:  The 54th Annual Deer Festival has been cancelled for 2020.  However, the 23rd Annual Deer Dahs 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run will be a VIRTUAL RACE event.



 Event details and schedule...

    1. As a virtual race, you may run on a track, a treadmill, in your neighborhood, or anywhere provided the distance is appropriate (i.e., 3.1 miles or 1 mile depending on your chosen race).
    2. You can run any day between Saturday, October 31st and Saturday, November 7th, at 5:00 pm and submit your finish time using this link: http://results.deerdash5k.com.
    3. Your finish times must be submitted no later than Saturday, November 7th, at 6:00 pm. Finish times submitted after this time will not be included in the results.
    4. With your entry, you will still receive a long-sleeve tri-blend t-shirt. A drive-thru t-shirt pickup event will be held at Bulldog Gym at 533 Venture Court, Monticello on Friday, October 30th, from NOON until 7:00 pm and Saturday, October 31st from 8:00 am until NOON. T-shirts will be mailed to out of town participants.
    5. Awards will be presented to Overall Male and Female 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers