Race Information

Race Information

Sunday, 29th of October, 2023.
The Providence Monster Dash 5k will start at 10:00:00 AM
The Kids Monster Dash will start at 9:30 a.m.
Start/Finish: 250 S Water St, Providence, RI 02903.

Monster Bash party starting immediately after the 5k at Moonshine Alley located at 52 Pine St, Providence, RI 02903
FREE Chair 2 light beer for all participants 21 and older.

Costume Contest: $100 for best individual Costume. $200 for best team costume (Minimum of 5 to score for a team costume).
To qualify for the team costume contest, all participants must have their picture taken under the starting banner before the race starts.

SAVE $4 by registering for any two race option.

SAVE $6 by registering for the Monster Dash and the Rhode Island Family Turkey Trot 5k on Thanksgiving Day in Pawtucket RI and the Downtown Jingle 5k in Providence on December 10.

Simply select the multiple race option when registering.


Course Information

CLICK HERE to view the course. NOTE: Course subject to change.

Entry Fees


Monster Dash

$30 1/1/2023 to 8/31/2023
$32 9/1/2023 to 9/30/2023
$34 10/1/2023 to 10/28/2023

Monster Dash Youth Races (Age 1 to 12. Parents can run with kids)
Youth race distance is approximately 1/2 mile. The youth race is on South Water Street and does not use the tunnel)

$17 from 1/1/2023 to 10/28/2023

Online Registration ends 10/28/2023 at 9:00 p.m.. No refunds. NO PETS ALLOWED. Baby strollers are allowed for walkers only. Walkers are asked to line up at the back for safety reasons. Parents may run/walk with kids in the kids race. Thank you..

On-Site Registration, Race number and T-shirt pick-up.

Saturday October 28 from noon to 4:00 p.m. at Rhode Runner Running Store, 657 North Main St, Providence, RI 02906. On site entry fee is $38 for the 5k and $20 for the Kids Dash.

Sunday October 29 (Race Day) Packet pickup will start at 8:30 a.m. until the start of each race. On site entry fee is $38 for the 5k and $20 for the Kids Dash. Location: 250 S Water St, Providence, RI 02903


Prize Structure.  5K Individual awards are based on gun time.
Individual Awards:

Winners (Under 19)
Winners (age 20-29)
Winners (age 30-39)
Winners (age 40-49)
Winners (age 50-59)
Winners (age 60-69)
Winners (age 70+)


(Unlimited team entries. Top 3 times combined to score) Award to winning Team.
Entry fee is same as individual fees shown above. Teams must use the online system for team entries. Team awards are based on chip times.

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Providence Monster Dash 5k & Kids Monster Dash

Email Address

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Start Location

250 S Water St, Providence, RI 02903

Providence Monster Dash 5k & Kids Monster Dash

October 29, 2023