5K Fun Run for Camp Funds


Event Date

Sat, May 7, 2016


Dallas, TX


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $25 Closed

About This Activity

The Cinco de Mayo 5K FUN RUN FOR CAMP FUNDS is all about having FUN and supporting the Willie Mae Butler Park and Dixon Community.  All proceeds will provide scholarships to support the summer camp participants at the Larry Johnson Recreation Center. Proceeds and donations are tax-deductible. All race participants and volunteers are invited back to Larry Johnson Recreation left for our annual Cinco de Mayo Festivities and the award ceremony immediately following the race. FREE bounce houses, crafts, games, entertainment, and food. Come to run and stay for the fun.

Whenever Larry Johnson Recreation Center can create opportunities for the Willie Mae Butler Park andDixon community, as well as others in our community, it’s a win-win. This run is the perfect example of the community coming together to promote health and wellness, while having fun, and embracing the Willie Mae Butler Park andDixon community.

Event details and schedule

Event details and schedule

  • Race kicks off at 9:00 AM! Cinco de Mayo Festivities run from 12 AM - 3 PM.

  • First 200 registrants get a FUN RUN FOR CAMP FUNDS t-shirt.

  • Pick up your race packet Monday, May 2 to May 5, from 12 pm - 6 pm at Larry Johnson Recreation Center which is located at 3700 Dixon Ave, Dallas, 75210
  • Your race packet includes your race bib number and other freebies. If you're unable to pick up your packet, please designate someone when you register who will pick it up on your behalf.  
  • Last minute registration and packet pick up available the day of the event. 
  • Event will be on rain or shine!
  • Please note, that as much as we love our pets, this event is a pet-free one.
  • Refund Policy: No Refunds or Transfers allowed.

  • Online registration for the Cinco de Mayo 5K Fun Run Closes April 29th.

  • The Cinco de Mayo 5K FUN RUN FOR CAMP FUNDS is open to the public.

  • The course officially closes at 10:00am for all participants. 

    Race Day Schedule


    • Event Date:     May 7, 2016


    • 7:00am            Check – In:

          • Registration Tables Open

          • Late Registration Open


    • 8:30am            Registration Close


    • 8:45am            Pre Race Fun Clinic (Exercise & Stretch)


    • 9:00am            Start of the Cinco de Mayo 5K FUN RUN (1 wave at 9:00 AM)


    • 10:00am          Course officially closes


    • 10:30am          Award Ceremony


    • Parking

      • Free Parking available at Gateway Park, 2700 S. Jim Miller. Additional parking at KeetonGolf Course 2323 N Jim Miller Rd, next to Gateway Park.

      Map & Direction

      The course officially closes at 10:00am for all participants. 


      Women and Men
      Overall Male & Female; Overall Master Male and Female;  Runners 12 & Under; 13-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60--69; 70-Over; Awards are awarded three deep in each age group;
      All Kids will receive ribbons for participating


      Directions to the Start/Finish:

      From Gateway Park proceed south on Jim Miller to Bruton Road. Go west on Bruton Road to north on 2nd Avenue proceed north on Dixon Avenue to the Larry Johnson Recreation Center Main Parking Lot.

      11:00am          Cinco de Mayo Festivities run from 12 PM - 3 PM



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