Apple Dash 2016 will be Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 1 PM at Hughes Educational Center. Events will be 1/2 mile, 1 mile and 5K run/walk. There will also be face painting, inflatables, music, door prizes and other fun family activities. Ribbons will be given to all participants, and special awards to the top male and female finishers at the elementary, middle school, high school, and adult categories. New this year will be the “Mini Apple Quest” an obstacle course for those 5 and under. There will also be “Apple Quest” obstacle course on the 1/2 mile and 1 mile courses.
The Bismarck Public Schools Foundation held its first Apple Dash on Thursday, September 13th, 2007 to raise money for PTO/PAC’s and teacher mini-grants. The school that raised the most money received a portion of funds raised by the school; a traveling trophy was awarded to the school with top participation; other schools received half of funds raised by school.
The 5k walk/run utilizes the Tom O’Leary Trail.
- 1/2-mile and one-mile event
- 5K run/walk
- The race began at Hughes Educational Center using Tom O’Leary Trail
- Awards to top male/female finishers in the 5K Walk and 5K Run for elementary, middle, high school and adult categories.