Now in our 9th year, the Drumstick Dash 5K and Half a Drumstick 2.5K presented by Pick 'n Save to benefit Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin has become a Milwaukee Family Thanksgiving Day tradition! THIS YEAR'S EVENT IS VIRTUAL so now you can participate virtually with family and friends across the country! 

In 2019, Drumstick Dash 5K/2.5K afforded a record number 57,715 meals to families in Eastern Wisconsin. Now more than ever, Feeding America needs our support. In Eastern Wisconsin, 1 in 7 people are facing hunger. 

Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin is the leading hunger relief organization in the state with food banks, meals programs and shelters located throughout 36 counties in Eastern Wisconsin. Together with their members, they provide the equivalent of more than 20 million meals a year to nearly 400,000 people, including 124,000 children and 41,000 seniors.

Event Highlights

  • Choose between a 5K & 2.5K Virtual option
  • Run or walk anytime and from wherever you are between November 21 - 29th with friends and family to benefit your neighbors in need!
  • Adults participants will receive a green, pocketed zip-up hoodie!
  • Kids 12 & Under will receive a long sleeve t-shirt!
  • Donations, and a portion of registration fee benefit Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin!
  • Personalized Digital Race Bib!
  • Personalized Certificate!
  • Create or join a team for even more fun!
  • Win great prizes by wearing fun, festive, costumes and posting photos in the Private Facebook Group!

5K Options

8:30AM CST
Events: Virtual Full Drumstick 5K (Adult) Virtual Full Drumstick 5K - Kids

2.5K Options

8:30AM CST
Events: Virtual Half a Drumstick 2.5K (Adult) Virtual Half a Drumstick 2.5K Kids

Referral Program

Don't let this Milwaukee Family Tradition Pass you by without inviting your family and friends to join you!  For each paid referral you will receive the following:

Refer 3 - Receive a $7.50 credit to your Fresh Perks Card from Pick 'n Save

Refer 5 - Receive a $15 gift card to Performance Outfitters

Refer 10 - You will be refunded your entry fee!

Refer 15 - Receive a $50 gift card to Pick 'n Save

Refer 20 - Receive two free entries into the 2021 Lucky Leprechaun

Reaching Our Goal $1 Donated = $10 in Groceries to Our Neighbors in Need


Raised of $10,000

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