Dogwood Dash 5K

  • April 23, 2022
  • 9:00 AM
  • Boone County Arboretum - 9190 Camp Ernst Rd. Union, KY 41091

Organization: Boone County Arboretum

About this event:

Saturday, April 23rd, 2022 at Boone County Arboretum; the race starts at 9:00 AM.

COURSE: A beautiful scenic loop course (3.1 miles) on paved trails through the Boone County Arboretum.

PACKET PICK-UP & REGISTRATION: Pick up your race number and packet on Friday, April 22, 2022 at Tri-State Running Company, 8544 U.S. 42 Suite 700 Florence, KY 41042 from 12:00 Noon - 6 p.m.


$25.00 Pre-registration (no shirt)

$35.00 Pre-registration with newly designed shirt

$30.00 Race Day (no shirt)


$5.00 Pre-registration (shirt included)

$5.00 Race Day (no shirt)


Work our Dig in the Dirt Volunteer Day on Tuesday, April 14, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon and receive a free entry (no shirt). Entry form will be completed at conclusion of volunteering.

RACE DAY REGISTRATION: Opens at 7:30 a.m. at the Boone County Arboretum, 9190 Camp Ernst Road, Union KY.

**Please, no strollers or dogs in race**

DIRECTIONS: From Interstate 75, take KY 18, Exit 181, and head west toward Burlington. Travel approximately 3 miles. Exit on right, then turn left overtop of KY 18 and onto Camp Ernst Road. Go 4.5 miles. Boone County Arboretum at Central Park is on the left.

KIDS FUN RUN: Kids 7/under, immediately following completion of 5K.


Male and Female

15/under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80/over.


Male & Female

29/under, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80/over. Walkers must walk the entire distance. Any participant who plans on running through any part of the course must register as a runner.

AWARDS: Top 2 overall males and females, runners and walkers. Overall award winners are not eligible for age division awards. Also, the top three females/males in each age category win an award. Awards provided by Tri-State Running Company.

FOLLOWING THE RACE: Refreshments, awards, participant door prizes.

RESULTS: Official race results will be posted online at and

Goodie bag available from local sponsors.

For more information or to volunteer:

Contact Nicole Kmetz at or 301-481-8978.

Register for the race here.

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