5k/10k and Pumpkin Dash will help raise funds for Rescue-Rebuild-Rejoice Transitional Housing ministry to single mom families.  Hays Hills launched this ministry to help single moms in crisis get back on their feet through housing, mentoring and assisting with other needs.  

Pumpkin Dash is a short little walk or sprint around the parking lot to buckets of mini-pumpkins -- grab your pumpkin and "dash" back to the finish!  

Please sign up here to VOLUNTEER

Entry Fees

5K Run/Walk$15.001-18
10K Run/Walk$15.001-18
5K Competitive Walk$15.001-18
Virtual 5K$20.00
Virtual 10K$25.00

Read Additional Info Section for FAQs

Packet Pickup and Walk Up Registration

No Early Packet Pick Up or Early Walk Up Registration available.

Race Day Pickup and Walk Up Registration
1 Hour Before Race Start Time – Near Start/Finish, Look for Signs

Race Day Schedule

07:00 AM - Packet Pick Up and Walk Up Registration
08:00 AM - 5K Run/Walk
08:00 AM - 10K Run/Walk
08:00 AM - 5K Competitive Walk

Award Categories

5K Run/Walk
Overall Male/Female
Masters Male/Female (40 +)
Top 3 Male/Female in age groups:
     1-10, 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-99
10K Run/Walk
Overall Male/Female
Masters Male/Female (40 +)
Top 3 Male/Female in age groups:
     1-10, 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-99
5K Competitive Walk
Top 3 Male/Female in age groups:
Virtual 5K
No age group awards
Virtual 10K
No age group awards

Top Dog

First three chipped dogs across the finish line will be awarded a medal.

Stroller (with human passenger!) Pusher 

First three chipped strollers across the finish line will be awarded a medal. 
Participants in this division will still be part of the age group awards.

Directions and Parking

Hays Hills Baptist Church is located at 1401 N FM 1626, Buda Tx 78640.  Parking is available onsite, follow signs as soon as you enter the property from 1626.  Do not enter the property from Hardin Loop, this entrance will be closed.

Additional Info

Must register by Shirt Guarantee Deadline to guarantee receipt of shirt requested.

Shirt Guarantee Deadline is 14 days before race day.

Extra shirts are ordered conservatively so as not to expend funds on shirts that could go to the cause.  If having a shirt is important to you, please register by Shirt Guarantee Deadline.

Races start and finish at the address listed at the top of this page.

We are Rain or Shine, Hot or Cold. 

5K and10K are chip timed.

Pumpkin Dash will not begin until all 5K/10K participants have returned to the finish line.

Medals are not awarded to Pumpkin Dash participants.  All participants 10 and under receive a finisher token. All participants receive a mini pumpkin.

Online Registration will close 4 days before race day. Walk Up registration is available during stated Packet Pickup times above. Cash, Check, or Venmo accepted.

Walk Up Registration closes 15 minutes before race start time.

No refunds, but you may transfer your registration to another person.

Packets may be picked up by another person.

All Registration Changes must be handled on race morning with the timing company.

Packets to be shipped will be shipped following the close of the race.

All packets not retrieved by the end of race morning will be donated to Hays Clothing Closet.

Contact Info

Race management provided by For the Love of Go, Jennifer Crosby, fortheloveofgo@gmail.com