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The 16th Annual Daffodil Dash 

Friday, April 19



  • Start and Finish will be held at The Perch at the Sports and Entertainment Park. (390 Big Shanty Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144)
  • Participants can park in The Perch parking lot and the Field 3 parking lot (behind Fifth Third Bank Stadium and across from U Pointe Kennesaw student housing - limited spots available.) You may choose to park at the Cobb County Transit lot and walk to The Perch

    Please note there is no baggage check. 

  • Road Race competition begins PROMPTLY at 3:00PM.

    The Start Line will close at 3:10pm. Late participants will not be allowed to start after the race begins.

    1 Mile Event will begin shortly after the 5K participants have departed the start line.

  • 2018 Turkey Trot Route

  • Registration will open early February 2019.

    All early registrations will take place online at until Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

    Need help? Give us at call at 470-578-6913 or use this instruction guide!

    Day of registration will be from 1:30-2:30pm at The Perch.

    Guests must register with a KSU affiliate. 

  • Early option: April 18, 8:00AM-5:00PM in Dept. of Sports and Recreation Admin Suite 1101 inside the Student Recreation and Activities Center

    Day of Race: April 19, 1:30PM-2:30PM at The Perch

  • Awards will be given to the overall male and female runners. 

    Top 1st-3rd finishers in age group categories will receive certificates. 

  • Participants are encouraged to pick up their t-shirt as soon as they have finished the race.  If you pre-register but do not attend the race a t-shirt is not provided.

    Only available while supplies last.

  • We are collecting items for the KSU CARE Center through a Beverage Run! CARE Services operates the campus pantry to support any KSU student in need of nutritional assistance.

    Participants are asked to donate non-refrigerated milk (individual sized or cartons), juices (individual boxes, Capri Sun, etc), and bottled water. Please participate!

We welcome participation from NCAA track and field athletes however, they will not be eligible for awards.