Run in Dallas

Saturday, Oct. 4


About Running in Dallas

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014

Thank you to everyone who came out for the Barefoot Run on Saturday at Bachman Lake! It was a great morning and we are thankful for your support.

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Join hundreds of barefoot and shoe-clad runners alike at the beautiful Bachman Lake in Dallas, Texas for a 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk and 5K Run! Come early and bring a lawn chair or blanket to stay late and enjoy free activities for kids like face painting and crafts, live music, and tons of great food from some of Dallas’ finest food truck vendors. We will also have a free Barefoot Dash for little ones (ages 7 and under) and lots of fun team awards and prizes.  Click here to register.

Event Timeline

7:00 a.m. Registration & Packet Pick-up 7:45 a.m. Barefoot Dash (free, children ages 7 and under) 8:00 a.m. 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk 8:30 a.m. 5K Run 9:30 a.m. Awards 10:00 a.m. Live music, games, free food, food trucks and more!

Prizes and More Prizes

Prizes will be given to the fastest runners in each age category and the fastest overall barefoot runners in female and male categories.

New this year, we will also have a team prize for the fastest registered team! Times from the top 3 fastest runners in each team will be used to determine the winners. All runners must register as individuals and include their Team Name on the entry form here.

Extra prizes will be awarded for:

  • Fastest dog
  • Fastest stroller
  • Most spirited runner
  • Most spirited water station/spirit station

Packet Information

Packet Pickup will be available beginning Tuesday, Sept. 30 through Thursday, Oct. 2 during regular store hours at RunOn! Mockingbird Lane, located at 5400 East Mockingbird in Dallas. 

Packet Pickup will also be available the day of the race, beginning at 7 a.m. at Bachman Lake.

Deadlines and Pricing

$25 Early Bird Registration (by 9/19)
$30 Pre-registration (9/20-10/3)
$35 Race Day Registration
$15 5K Kids Price (12 years or younger)
$15 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk

Frequently Asked Questions



You’ll get the newest and best t-shirt in your closet, a race packet and bib, personal photo of a child you are helping through participating in the run, and lots of cool swag from our sponsor and partners. All of this will be available in your packet which you can pick up in advance at RunOn! Mockingbird or the morning of the race. 


No, you do not have to run barefoot to participate – we accept barefoot and shoe-clad runners alike. But be prepared to see lots of feet, kilts and swanky runners who are ready to meet the challenge of running barefoot for a cause!  


Yes! In fact, we will have a special prize this year to the fastest runner with a pet to cross the finish line. So get Fido in shape and claim that prize!  


Yes, volunteers are needed to help with cheer stations and water stations along the course. If you are interested in volunteering for the Dallas Barefoot Run, please contact Sarah Jones at for more information. 


Yes, it’s easy to register as a team for the race. The first person on your team to register will be prompted to create a team name. Then all future registrants can sign up as part of the team. Team members are unlimited, so get everyone on board! 


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