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Rib Rub Run Roll 5K, 10K, and 1 Mile Fun Run

  • Rockwall City Hall 385 North Goliad Street Rockwall, TX, 75087 United States (map)

Each fall, teams fire up their grills for a smokin' hot barbecue competition in downtown Rockwall! Residents and visitors flock to the historic town square for a fun filled day featuring good music and good barbecue! 
The day-long celebration includes;

5K/10K, 1Mile Fun RunCar ShowPeople’s Choice Pulled Pork Tasting CompetitionIBCA Sanctioned BBQ CompetitionBrisket, Spare Ribs, 1/2 ChickenTaste of Rockwall Foodie event by RVC PromotionsPre-Registration and walk up registration permitted(cash or card)$20/Ticket gets you access to sampling over 15 local and area restaurants best food!All Day Live Music1 other T.B.ABlack Land FeverTrio Loco (ZZ Top Cover Band)Brandon Bamburg

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Rockwall City Hall

385 N. Goliad St.

Rockwall, TX 75087


7:00AM Late Registration/Packet Pick Up

8:30AM 10K Start

8:45AM 5K Start

8:55AM 1 Mile Fun Run


1 Mile Course

5K Course

10K Course

Course notes:

The course officially closes at 10:00 AM for all participants. Strollers are allowed.


Registered on or before September 30th

5K: $25

10K: $35

1 Mile Fun Run: $15

After September 30th

5K: $30

10K: $40

1 Mile Fun Run: $15

Eligibility - The minimum age to participate is 9 & up for the 10k, 6 and up for the 5K and no minimum age for the 1 Mile. The right to accept or reject any entry is reserved. For younger participants, please contact

All entries will receive a Race T-Shirt.

Packet Pick Up & Late Registration

Thursday, October 3rd and Friday, October 4th from 12:00pm-7:00pm at Rockwall Cycling.

Race day Late Registration and Packet Up from 7:00 to 8:00AM at the START Line

Couch to 5K Training Plan

Train for the 5K distance with the Couch to 5K Training Plan:

The Eight Week Training Plan Download here

The Four Week Training Plan Download here.


5K Awards

Awards will be given to the Masters male / female in 5K and 10K and overall male / female winners in the 5K and 10K. Age group awards will be in 5 year increments. Custom medals will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in finishers in each age group.

T-shirts guaranteed to those registered by September 24th



SWAG bags for the 1st 500 to pick up packets


2018 Results

2017 Results

2016 Results

2015 Results

Race Updates and Reminders

All last-minute updates and reminders will be posted on the Playtri Facebook Page. Like us so you get all the up-to-date information!


Many volunteers from numerous North Texas civic organizations are committed to make your race a safe and memorable experience.


Average temperature on race day: low 54 - high 79.

For safety reasons, Playtri Racing reserves the right to modify or cancel a race due to severe weather conditions. When severe weather is present, all precautions will be made to ensure the safety of the athletes.

Chip Timing

This is a chip timed event. Each participant will be required to wear a timing chip in order to be counted in the results. Timing chips are assigned to participants according to bib number. We will be using disposable chips for this event that you will receive with your bib at packet pick up.


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Race Contact

If you have any questions or need any additional information, email us at or call us at (214) 697-6922.


By Registering for this event, AAZ Event Productions, has consent to all Race photography and videos from the event to use in any advertising, marketing & promotional materials.


The Rib Rub Run and Roll benefits the Rockwall Parks and Recreation.


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