5k Road Race

The Festival 5K Road Race is now the Duluth Donut Dash. Every runner receives a donut and coffee compliments of Dunkin Donuts on Buford Hwy, Duluth. On Sunday morning at 7:40am warm-up before the beginning of the race promptly at 8am. The route leads runners through historic Duluth. The Donut Dash 5k is USA Track & Field (USATF) certified as a qualifier for the Peachtree Road Race. The recipient of all proceeds is the Methodist Children’s Home, which works with children in Foster care across North Georgia. Learn more about the race, events, the beneficiary, & our sponsors by visiting our website: duluthdounutdash5k.org.



First place awards are presented to men and women competing in 15 different age groups from age 10 (and under) through ages 75 (and over).

5K Road Race Map

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Donut Dash Check Presentation


Glazed Donut
(Road Race Sponsor)


Boston Crème Donut

Dunkin’ Donuts
Rock, Paper, Scissors

Powdered Donut

Whitlock Group
Brooks Coleman
Jeff Campbell
Printing Trade

Jelly Donut

Community Foundation for NE Georgia
Duluth Rotary
CTR Partners
Lanier Outdoor Equipment
Pond & Co.