The Cavan Christmas Dash is a charity 5k run/walk in Cavan town and its environs.

Event starts 12 noon St.Stephen’s Day – 26th December

The Farnham Arms Hotel

Over €85,000 raised for local charities across Cavan!

Thanks for your support : )

Our Charities This Year

Supporting the Oncology Unit at Cavan General Hospital 

Cuan Cancer Social Support Group

Our Sponsors



Additional Information

Registration on the day opens at 10:30am at The Farnham Arms Hotel and closes at 11:45am.

Chip timed

Those pre-registered online can pick up their number at the pre-registration desk.

The race starts at 12 noon sharp!

Join us for some refreshments in The Farnham Afterwards!! 


Registration fees on the day:

  • Individual Entry – €15
  • Kids under 16 – €8
  • Family – One Adult and Two Kids under 16 – €30
  • Family – Two Adults & Two Kids under 16 – €45
  • Family of Four Adults – € 50

Online registration closes Christmas Eve (6pm) See Online Prices

Start: 12 Noon  The Farnham Arms  Up Main Street, James Connolly Street  College Street  Railway Road (350 meters then turn back)  Farnham Street  Cathedral Road   Turn at St. Pat’s College   go down minor road towards Drumalee Cross  Cut through Athbara  Up Church Street  Main Street  Finish: The Farnham Arms, Main Street.  Water – Tea – Coffee – Biscuits : )

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