• Running-5K - 5k-Run
  • Walking-5K - 5K Walk
  • Under 18 years old - Kids Race
  • Kids Fun Race (under 6 years) - Kids Fun Race
  • Dance-A-Thon - Dance
  • Vendor - Vendors
  • DCCS Members Only Registration - DCCS member registration


Silver Spring 5K Race

for Global Health

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About the Event:

The Silver Spring 5K Race and Global Dance-A-Thon will be held on October 6, 2018 from 8am to 12noon. 

The event will be followed by an Award Ceremony. To sponsor this event, please contact us at


Race Benefit:

The event will benefit the Global Health Fitness Initiative, a non profit organization which offers free health and fitness services in low income communities.


Event Program Agenda

1. Registration: 730-830am

2. Opening Remarks: 830am

3. Group Warm Up: 845am

4. 5k Race Start: 9am

5. Global Dance-A-Thon Start: 9am

5. 5K Race Awards Ceremony: 11am



1)Overall Champion

2) 2nd Overall Winner winner 

3) 1st Female Winner and 1st Male Winner

4) Kid's awards: 1st Place Medal, Ribbons for every participant


*Program schedule is subject to change


Pre-Race Packet Pick Up Time and Venue:




The Race Course:

The race course is taking place along Sligo Creek Parkway in Silver Spring. While the race is timed for those race enthusiasts, families and friends are encouraged to come out and enjoy for fun. There will be course marshals stationed along the course, a water station, as well as refreshments at the Finish Line! 


Course Map:

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 For more information, please contact or 301-565-8219. 


Special thanks to our sponsors, participants and partners

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Purchase Event Race T-Shirt - Show Your Love:


"I Love Downtown Silver Spring"


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Place Order in the event's ticket purchase section. Pick up T-shirt at event or call 301-565-8219 to pick up downtown Silver Spring before the event.


For those who did not register online, you will have an opportunity to register at packet pick-up and on the day of the event.


Parking: Parking is available on site.

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Silver Spring 5K Course Map

Organised by

Events Downtown Silver Spring

1110 Fidler Lane #800, Silver Spring

Phone: 3015658219

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