Saturday, Sept. 28th (9am-7pm)
and Sunday, Sept. 29th (9am-5pm)


Duluth Donut Dash 5K Race

Duluth Donut Dash-2021

The race goes throughout the streets of Duluth and ends at the Duluth Festival Center.

This race is a qualifier for the Peachtree Road Race.

Dunkin Donuts Corporate is one of the sponsors! Receive coffee and a DONUT after the race!

Race proceeds go to Wellroot Family Services.

Come at 7:00 am and warm up at 7:45 am

Sunday, September 29th - 8:00 a.m.

Duluth Donut Dash 5K Race Information

Register Now! Click on the "Duluth Donut Dash" tab (above)

On Sunday morning, join us for the Duluth Donut Dash 5K.

AJC Peachtree Road Race Qualifying EventAt 7:40 a.m., Duluth Zumba® warms up the race participants with a light exercise routine. Promptly at 8:00, the race starts with runners winding through historic Duluth. At the end of the race, participants receive a complimentary donut and coffee, courtesy of Dunkin Donuts on Buford Hwy, Duluth. The Festival also provides water and energy snacks.

The Duluth Donut Dash 5k is an AJC Peachtree Road Race Qualifying Event and is certified by USA Track & Field (USATF).

Proceeds from the Duluth Donut Dash are donated to the United Methodist Children’s Home/Wellroot Family Services, which works with children in Foster care across North Georgia. Learn more about the race, events, the beneficiary, and our sponsors by visiting

Shuttle available for 5K runners and attendees beginning at 6:30 am from Chattahoochee Elementary School (2930 Albion Farm Road, Duluth.)

Donut Dash - 2021


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

View Road Race Map in a larger map
Donut Dash 5K Race Check Presentation


2020 Sponsors for the Sweat, No Sweat Donut Dash 5K


SEI Wealth Management


Troutman Sanders LLP


Brooks, Mc Ginnis and Company
District at Duluth
Mc Griff, Seibels and Williams
North GA United Methodist Foundation
Parker Poe
Wesleyan School
Whitlock Group


Tiger Tails Animal Hospital
Andersen Tate and Carr – Matt Reeves for State Senate
Rotary Club of Duluth
Dunkin Donuts – In-Kind
Printing Trade Co – In-Kind
Rock, Paper, Scissors – In-Kind


CTR Partners
McClellan and Associates
Winter Environmental-The Winter Construction Company

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Donut Dash 5K Race

September 29, 2024
The race goes throughout the streets of Duluth and ends at the Duluth Festival Center.
Dunkin Donuts Corporate is one of the sponsors! Receive a long-sleeved t-shirt at the end of the race. Race proceeds go to Wellroot Family Services.

Worship on the Green

September 29, 2024
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