KC Monster Dash

Saturday October 28, 7:00 PM at the spooky Missouri River front

Race Information


5K Start Time: 7:00pm
Lil' Monsters' Kids Run Start Time: 6:30pm
Race Start Location:
Just north of the River Market, 3rd and Grand Street, Downtown Kansas City, MO.

View the Course Map


- registration fees are non-refundable

ENTRY FEESIndividualTeamLil' Monsters Kids run
Through August 7$20$20$10
August 8 - September 4$28$24$10
September 5 - October 8$32$28$12
October 9 - October 26$36$32$12
Packet pickup and race day$40$36$15

Virtual Race $40

Online Registration

Click here to download a paper registration.


Packet pickup will be at:
KC Running Company Store (4760 W 135th St. Leawood, KS)
and Lee's Summit Store (1555 NE Douglas St. Lee's Summit, MO)
on Friday, October 27 – 2:00pm - 6:00pm.
You can also pick up your packet on the day of the event at the race site from 5:30pm to 6:45pm. (3rd & Grand)


Awards will be given to the top overall male and female finishers as well as the top masters male and female finishers. Custom event medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the following age categories:

10+ under40 - 44
11 - 1445 - 49
15 - 1950 - 54
20 - 2455 - 59
25 - 2960 - 64
30 - 3465 - 69
35 - 3970 - 74
75 - 7980+

Awards not picked up at the event will be available at the Leawood KC Running Company store at 4760 W. 135th St. Leawood, KS.


The Monster Dash 5K is proud to have Newhouse as the charity partner for the event. The mission of Newhouse is to break the cycle of domestic violence by providing the tools which allow women to make positive choices and lead self-sufficient lives. The organization provides shelter and therapy, children's services, community education, legal advocacy, and a 24-hour hotline. Click here to learn more about Newhouse.