Dove Festival 5K, 10K & 1M

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Wellness Center (400 North Brown) in Hamilton, Texas

Dove Festival 2013Join us Saturday, August 30 for the annual Hamilton Dove Festival 5K, 10K and Bulldog 1M Fun Run. Starting at the Hamilton Wellness Center located at 400 North Brown Street, the run includes a 10K, 5K and kids 1M Fun Run. The Dove Festival Run begins at 7:30 am.

Registration | Run Route | Awards | Training | 2013 Results & Photos | Sponsors

5K and 10K Registration

Registration has begun for the 2013 Dove Festival 5K and 10K runs. Participants can download a registration form from our site or register online at

Entries in the 5K and 10K are $25 for runners 18 and over before August 17 and $30 after August 19 through race day. Runners ages 17 and under are $20 before August 17 and $30 on race day. Race day registration is at the Wellness Center (400 North Brown Street) from 6:15-7:15 am. The 10K and 5K races begin at 7:30am.

T-shirts are available to the first 300 to register. Participants may pick up their packets on race day before 7:30am or early on Friday, August 30 from 12 noon to 6pm at the Hamilton Wellness Center.

1M Registration

Bulldog 1MKids ages 3 through 5th grade can run/walk the 1-Mile for only $5! To qualify for this low rate, the registration form must be returned the Hamilton Wellness Center or Debra Moore at Hamilton ISD by Wednesday, August 28. After August 28, registration will be $15.

All 1M participants registered by August 28 will receive a t-shirt and participation ribbon. Medals will be given to the top ten finishers.

1-Mile Fun Run starts at 8:30 am at the Wellness Center, so parents can run the 5K or 10K and watch their children run the 1-Mile Fun Run.

Run Route

Like last year, all runs begin at the Hamilton Wellness Center.

View the 10K course route.

View the 5K course route.

View the 1M course route.


Ribbons will be awarded to all 1-mile Fun Run/Walk participants. Medals to the Top 10 finishers.

The 5K and 10K events will be timed by Race Day Event Services. Awards for top three male and female 5K and 10K finishers in each age division will be awarded. Cash awards will be awareded to overall 5K and 10K male and female finishers.

5K and 10K Divisions: 9 & younger, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-17, 18-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Start Training

Get ready to walk, walk/jog or run the Dove Festival 5K with these easy to follow training plans.

View 2013 10K & 5K Results and Photos

Thank you for making 2013 a successful race!

View results and photos of the event.

Join us next year at the Hamilton Wellness Center for the Dove Festival 10K, 5K Run/Walk and Bulldog 1M Fun Run at 7:30 am on August 30, 2014 in Hamilton, Texas.


Special thanks to the sponsor that have made the 2013 Dove Festival 5K, 10K and 1M possible. Click on their logos to visit their websites and support their businesses.


Want to sponsor our next event? Contact Run Director Jon Lengefeld at 254-386-1670.