Event Details

The Art Dash 5k is part of the LEAF Downtown festival.  Runners leave the main festival area in Pack Square,  and enjoy a run through the streets of north Asheville.

9am Start time!

You’ll enjoy Asheville based performance artists along the race course showcasing our cities unique vibe.

Course Details

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Registration Information

  • Registration Opens April 1st
  • Race Date August 28th
  • Race Start 9:00am
  • $5 Discount for runners 17 and under or 65 and over given automatically during checkout.
  • Early bird registration $35 April 1- April 30
  • On-line registration $40 May 1 – Aug 26
  • On-site registration $45

Race Swag

Every runner received a Boco brand technical running hat!


5K Awards: Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female overall finishers and to the first male and female in the Masters Division (40+) and Grand Masters Division (50+).

Age Group Awards: Special awards will go to the top three finishers in each of the following age divisions: 14&U; 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70-79; 80 and over. Overall placers not eligible for age group awards.


We’re proud to be partnering and supporting LEAF. $5 from EACH RACE ENTRY will be donated to LEAF and all the good they do in our community.

Come and visit there downtown Asheville location – 19 Eagle Street, AVL 28801