Presented by Dover Main Street, Inc. | Underwritten by Breezeline


Discounted Fee Deadline: Thursday, Feb 29, 2024 at 12:00 AM ET.   View Full Fees

Online Registration Deadline: Friday, Mar 15, 2024 at 12:00 NOON ET

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Category Fee
Adult 5k (Ages 13+) $25 $25
  • Pre-registration price. Changes to $30 on March 1.
Kids 5k (12 & Under) $15 $15
Adult 5k & Pub Crawl $45 $45
  • Run the 5k road race and then join us for the 2024 St. Paddy's Day weekend Pub Crawl
Pub Crawl Only $25 $25
  • Join us downtown for the St. Paddy's Day weekend pub crawl. Over 10 participating restaurants offering complementary appetizers and drink specials. Raffle prizes and more!

Event Notes

Saturday, March 16, 2024 • 9:00AM

Location: 47 4th Street (Harvest Church, near St. Mary) • Dover, NH 03820

Underwritten by: Breezeline

The luck of the Irish has blessed us with an in-person 5k road race for 2024! Dover Main Street's 10th Annual Run Before You Crawl 5k will take place Saturday, March 16th at 9:00AM, starting and ending near St. Mary Church on 4th Street. Registration HQ will be at Harvest Church, located at the corner of 4th and Grove St, as well as the start / stop line for the race.

This kick-off to the 2024 Dover Race Series features a new course that includes familiar territory plus some new areas. Starting on Fourth Street, in front of Harvest Church, we head towards Washington Street via Snows Court & Prospect Street; connect with Washington and up the infamous Whittier Street hill, down 6th Street, and back to Chestnut. 

Registration Fee:

5k Adult: $25 (goes to $30 on March 1)
5k Child: $15 (12 & under)
5k & Pub Crawl: $45
Pub Crawl only: $25

First 100 race registrants get a free tee shirt! (does not include DRS Season Pass Holders)

Race packets may be picked up at pre-registration on Friday night (March 15th) from 5pm to 7pm @ the Harvest Church (47 4th Street.)

If you have any questions, please reach out to Gail Daudelin ([email protected]) or feel free to call (603) 435-3806 (email is usually a faster response).

The Pub Crawl 2024!
The 2024 Restaurant & Pub Crawl is back for a St. Paddy's Day weekend event you don't want to miss! We've teamed up with Sam Adams, Truly, Guinness and the downtown restaurants and bars to kickoff the St. Paddy's Day weekend. Over 12 restaurants will offer crawlers drink specials and free apps from 11am - 3pm. 

Use the map to track your locations and get a stamp at each for entries into the Run Before You Crawl raffle! Join us at the end of the event @ Fury's Publik House for the live drawing (you don't need to be present to win.)  Be sure to seek out the Leprechaun and our Sam Adams & Guinness crews for more prizes and fun. This event is rain or shine.

Event Registrations are Non-Refundable. Not responsible for lost or stolen items. Please see event policies for more details. DRS Season Pass Holders are not eligible for the promotional free tee-shirt.


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Location & Contact

Location address:
47 4th Street, Dover, NH  03820
Event Phone Number:
(603) 435-3806
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