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Roller Coaster Race

Roller Coaster Race

Roller Coaster Race

October 11 & 12, 2014

Run or Ride! Don’t miss the first annual Roller Coaster Race℠ at Silver Dollar City. Run the half marathon, challenge your family to a 5K Run/Walk, watch the little ones complete the kid’s race and for the ultimate thrill seekers, ride a total distance of 5K on Silver Dollar City roller coasters and win a medal.

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Date: Saturday October 11 & Sunday October 12, 2014

Race Events:

• Half Marathon

• 5K Run/Walk

• Kid’s Mile Race

• 5K Roller Coaster Ride℠

Registration Includes:

• One-Day Silver Dollar City Ticket ($59 value; valid October 11 OR 12)*

• FREE parking

• Event Shirt

• Post-race Party & Awards

• Cash Prizes For Winners

*Free ticket not valid for Season Pass Holders

Schedule of Events

Sat, Oct. 11, 2014

7am - 5K Run/Walk

A family-oriented 5K race starting in the Silver Dollar City parking lot, and finishing through the park, ending at the Gazebo. If you want, you can even wear a costume in keeping with Silver Dollar City’s 1880s theme, or their 2014 celebration of America.

8am - Kids’ Mile

A one mile run for kids up to age 12 running through Silver Dollar City and finishing at the Gazebo just inside the main entrance. Parents can accompany young children.

9:30am – 5:30pm - Roller Coaster Ride℠

Even if you do not run, you can ride 5K on Silver Dollar City roller coasters and win a medal. You’ll get a wristband to track your Roller Coaster Ride℠ throughout the day, and anyone riding a total distance of 5K wins a Roller Coaster Race custom medal!

6:30pm - Pasta Dinner

Cap off your day at Silver Dollar City’s Reunion Hall. Socialize with other runners and coaster enthusiasts, or carbo-load for the half marathon. Special guest speaker, to be announced.

Sun, Oct. 12, 2014

7:15am - Roller Coaster Race Half Marathon

USATF-certified race course through the streets of Branson, MO starting and finishing at bustling Branson Landing. We’re aiming to make this Branson’s biggest and best race ever!

Race Registration Fees & Deadlines:

Event        Thru 7/31        Thru 8/3       Thru 8/31        Thru 10/7* 
5K run/walk       $55       $60       $65       $70
5K run/walk + Roller Coaster Ride
      $75       $80       $85       $90
Half Marathon       $80       $90       $95       $100
Half Marathon + Roller Coaster Ride
      $100       $110       $115       $120
Kids Mile       $45       $45       $50       $55
Kids Mile + Roller Coaster Ride
      $65       $65       $70       $75
Roller Coaster Ride℠ only       $50       $50       $55       $60
Pasta dinner       $20                        
Additional Park Tickets       $45                        

Deadlines - The earlier you register, the more you save.

August 31 – Race registration fee increase

September 7 – Deadline to guarantee your preferred race shirt type and size

*October 7 – Online race registration ends; on-site registration only after this date (if space allows)


The following groups get a $20 discount that will be applied during the registration process (valid ID required when picking up race packet). Register now

• Active military

• Veterans

$20 Discount for Season Pass Holders

• Employees of Silver Dollar City (SDC)

How do I get my discount?

1. Start registration

2. You will be asked if you are: active military/veteran, season pass holder or SDC employee

3. Select the discount for which you qualify

4. Copy the code you are given to use at checkout that will give you the discounted rate

5. Show appropriate ID when picking up your packet to confirm you qualify for the discount

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For event questions, please contact Roller Coaster Race:

218 West Water Street, Suite 400

Charlottesville, VA 22902

(434) 951-8572