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13th Annual St. Patrick's Day 5k, 1m Fun Run/Walk & 200m dash...CANCELLED

Denton, MD

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 9:00am



Saturday, March 14, 2020

Time: Registration opens on-site at 7:30 a.m.   5K/1m Fun Run/Walk races begin at 9 a.m. Registration check-in and on-site registration located in the gym at the General James F. Fretterd Community Center,  Rain or Shine.

Note: 200 yard Leprechaun Dash starts at 8:30 a.m. 

General James F. Fretterd Community Center 107 South 4th Street, Denton, MD 

Dare to Wear Your St. Patricks Day Spirit!

Leashed Lucky Dog companions welcomed!

Continued for 2020 

1 mile Fun Run/Walk

Pre-race Leprechaun Dash for age 5 and under!

All net proceeds benefit youth registration financial aid fund for summer enrichment programs produced by Caroline County Recreation & Parks. 

COURSE DESCRIPTION Flat, gently graded out and back course through scenic residential neighborhoods & local elementary school.


Registration Fees

5K: $27/advance; $32 after March 8th

1 mile Fun Run/Walk: $12/advance; $17 after March 8th

Lucky Dog Category (5K only): $37/advance; $42 after March 8th

Leprechaun Dash: $5/advanced; $7 after March 8th

On-line via for Pre & Post Registration 

Race Day Registration

7:30–8:50 a.m. for 5K/1m events 7:30–8:30 a.m. for Leprechaun Dash

Race Starts

8:45 a.m. Leprechaun Dash

9:00 a.m. 5k & 1m Fun Run/Walk Start 



Early registration discounts thru Friday, March 1st.

Leprechaun Dash (200 meters) for runners age 3–5, 8:45 a.m.; includes #1 race bibs, kid-crafted finisher medals and plenty of cheering!

Chip Course Timing for all runners and finish line coordination by Tim Bamforth of the Seashore Striders.

Tech Performance T’s guaranteed for all early registrants. Women’s cut available!   Race Shirts: Tech Performance T’s available in men’s and women’s cuts. Specify your preference on the on-line registration form or on the registration form below. Shirts are not guaranteed for registrations after March 1st. (Sorry, no shirts included for Leprechauns!) 

Festival Give-A-Ways; Lucky pre-race crafts and face-painting. Door prizes. Live music. 


Awards for Overall and Master Champions and the top three finishers in 15 age groups for 5K.   Overall Male/Female First Place Finisher and Masters Champion, Top Male/Female Finisher in each age category for 5K Run Divisions; “Irish Tribe” team awards based on team average (finish time) for Fastest, Slowest and the Middle-of-the-Road Team Finishers. (And yes, if you register as a “tribe” team member, your run time will also be calculated independently in the 5K age groups) 

Registration Categories and Age Groups: Leprechaun Dash, ages 3–5 only; 5K Run Male/Female ages: 6–8, 9–11,12–19, 20–24, 25–29, 30–34, 35–39, 40–49, 50–54, 55–59, 60–64, 65–69, 70–74, 75 and up; 5K “Irish Tribe” Teams of 5 open to any age and/or gender combinations;  5K Walk and Leashed Lucky Dog 5K open to all ages.

NOTE TO TEAMS: Please submit individual registration forms together and identify the team name. No teams accepted after March 1st. 



Results by Seashore Strider Event Production Inc.

Sponsor Logos: 
Race Director: 

Tim Bamforth- Seashore Striders

Race Production: Finish line, chip-timing, course set-up and measurement by Seashore Striders Event Productions, Inc.