The Mt. Bachelor Rotary Club St. Patrick's Day Dash is a family 5K fun run in Bend, Oregon. Gather the family to walk, jog, crawl or run, and be sure to wear your green as there will be prizes for best costume and best wearin' o the green! The Mt. Bachelor Rotary St. Patrick's Day Dash is Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 10:05 am sharp
Registration opens at Bank of the Cascades building lobby
Deschutes Brewery Pub open for coffee, cookies and a shot of stout for participants 21 and older
Judging of Best Wearing O' the Green – Winners announced at the Post Dash Bash
Bend Fire Pipes and Drums perform at the starting line
Blessing of the Run at the starting line
Start of the Green Wave (timed runners)
Start of the Red Wave (untimed runners)
Post Dash Bash - Live music from 5 Pint Mary, Chili, complimentary pint of beer for 21 and older participants & soda for participants under 21 years old
Bond Street reopens
Post Dash Bash Concludes
Get your green on for prizes! Prizes for:
Best wearing o' the green & Fastest Male and Female
If you would like to be a part of the Event but are unable to participate in the dash, you can become a volunteer!
We envision the Bethlehem Inn as a community-based facility, providing comprehensive services and resources needed to create a dignified and positive respite for those experiencing homelessness. We actively collaborate with partners to maximize effectiveness and encourage community support and engagement at many levels."
Donations this year will go to help the Bethlehem Inn to help fight homelessness in Central Oregon.
Two waves - the Green Wave for timed participants, and the Red Wave for untimed participants. The Mt. Bachelor Rotary St. Patrick's Day Dash begins at the Deschutes Brewery & Public House on Bond Street in Bend, is 5K in length (hey - it's St. Patrick's Day - who's counting!) and finishes at downtown at the Deschutes Brewery & Public House. Be sure to join us for the Robberson Ford-Mazda Post Dash Bash adjacent to the Brewery. If you want to run with your friends please sign up in the same wave..
We encourage online registration.
Mail-in registration is available, too. Register early to secure your place in the Dash!
Here is the list of sites/businesses that will have registration brochures available for the public
Classic Window Coverings
Bryant Lovlien & Jarvis
Deschutes Brewery Pub and Tasting Room
Mountain View Heating
America One Home Lending
Sorry, no dogs - but strollers are welcome in the Red Wave.
Please note: there is a no refund / no cancellation policy for this event