Inaugural Watermelon Dash 5K & 10K

When: Saturday, August 10, 2019

Start/Finish: Cane Island Amenity Village & Welcome Center

Loction: 2100 Cane Island Parkway, Katy, TX 77493

Race Day Schedule:

  • 7:00am - 5K/10K Start

  • 8:15am - Kids K Start

  • Awards Ceremony (immediately following the KidsK)

Watermelon Dash 5K features:

  • All participants receive a chip timed race, Watermelon Dash 5K finisher medal and unisex t-shirt!

  • Kids K participants receive a t-shirt and finisher medal.

  • Join in the fun after the race with food, drink, music and lots of watermelon for the whole family!


Registration Fees:

$35 early registration (before 6/30/2019)
$40 late registration ( before 7/31/2019)

$45 late registration (on or after 8/1/2019)

$40 early registration (before 6/30/2019)
$45 late registration ( before 7/31/2019)

$50 late registration (on or after 8/1/2019)

$15 per child

Group Registration
Like to run with friends? Send us an email at and we can customize a group registration code to simplify your packet pick up!

Registration closes at 6pm on Friday, August 9. Race day registration is not available.

Packet Pick Up

  • Thursday, August 8 from 10am - 7pm at Sun and Ski Sports, Katy Mills Mall

  • Race Day Packet Pick-up is available for purchase for $10 prior to race day.

IMPORTANT: Race Day Packet Pick-up will only be available race morning for those who pre-registered and paid the online fee for the personalized packet. T-shirts and requested sizes are guaranteed for VIP Packet Pick Up participants. Please be advised that race morning packet pick up is race bib only and the lines can be long.


  • More information coming soon.

Results & Awards

  • All participants receive a Watermelon Dash 5K finisher medal.

  • 5K & 10K Overall Awards will be awarded to the top 3 men and women only.

  • 5K Age Group Awards will be awarded in 10 year increments beginning at 14 and up, 15-19, 20-29 and up through 70+

  • 10K Age Group Awards will be awarded only if registered participants exceed the required amount for this event.


  • The 5K course will start and finish near the clubhouse at 2100 Cane Island Parkway and is flat and fast. The 10K course will be a double loop of the 5K course.

  • Course Map Coming Soon!

  • Water stations are available every 1.5 miles and at the finish.


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Volunteer with us!

We are looking for fun, energetic people to lend a helping hand on race day! Volunteer jobs will include water stations, post-race activities, finisher merchandise, food/beverage and more. You can expect each shift to last about 4 hours. To sign up for a volunteer shift, click the button below.