2020 Run Before You Crawl

March 14, 2020, 9:30 am - 3 pm

33 Chestnut St, Dover

Join us for Dover Main Street's Run Before You Crawl 5k Road Race and Restaurant Crawl held the Saturday before St. Paddy's Day! 

This kick-Off to the 2020 Dover Race Series on March 14 features a 5k race through downtown Dover, NH (9:30 start), then transitions into a Restaurant Crawl with fun and food at local restaurants throughout the downtown (11am - 3pm.) Do one, do both! Three ticket options are available (run only, crawl only, or both.) 

5k & Pub Crawl Adult: $40, Kids 12 & under: $10,
5K Only: $25
Pub Crawl Only: $20

Tickets will go on sale January 1, 2020.

Purchase a special race shirt for $15 during registration. Race packets and pub crawl bracelets can be picked up at pre-registration on Friday night at the Dover Transportation Center from 5-8 PM and on the day of the race. Registration opens at 8:00am.

The pub crawl event will start immediately after the race at 11 am and feature a taste of food for crawl participants at each establishment. Drinks are not included in the ticket price.

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Participanting Restaurants


2 Orchard St Dover

Cinco de Mayo Bar & Grill

446 Central Ave, Dover, NH 03820

Empty Pint

17 Second Street, Dover

La Festa Brick & Brew

300 Central Ave, Dover, NH 03820

Thompson Tavern

421 Central Avenue, Dover

The farm Bar and Grille

25 Portland Avenue

Smuttlabs Brewery & Kitchen

47 Washington St. Dover, NH 03820


1 Orchard St, Dover

Asia Restaurant

42 3rd St, Dover NH

About the Program

Run Before You Crawl

The annual Run Before You Crawl 5K Race and Crawl is a great event to get in shape then enjoy a taste of Dover restaurants and pubs. Just run! Just Crawl! OR do both!

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