RACE DAY SCHEDULE, PARKING, AWARDS, AND MORE
Hosted by Dallas Arboretum with the start and finish line located on the lakeside trail of White Rock Lake.
RACE DAY SCHEDULE
5:00 am, Parking garage opens
6:45 am, Staging begins
7:00 am, Half marathon start time
7:50 am, Quarter marathon start time
8:15 am, Post-race party begins
9:30 am, Overall winner awards
ARBORETUM MAIN LOT
Free parking is available in the main lot via the main entrance located at 8525 Garland Rd.
Free parking is also available at the 8720 Garland Rd garage.
Another great option is Ride Share Apps such as Lyft or Uber. Pick-up and drop-off is 8525 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX 75218.
Chips are always active. Therefore, to ensure accurate start and finish times, stay clear of the start line until you cross it after gun time.
STARTING LINE UP FOR STROLLERS & WALKERS
Due to early race congestion, please line up at the back of the pack to ensure the safety of you, your child, and other runners and walkers.
COURSE HYDRATION STATIONS
Hydration stations with water and supplements will be available along both courses with plenty of water and inspiration.
OVERALL CASH AWARDS
Tours des Fleurs offers cash prizes for overall winners in both the quarter marathon and half marathon.
OPEN MEN AND WOMEN
1st Place: $400, women and men
2nd Place: $200, women and men
3rd Place: $150, women and men
4th Place: $100, women and men
5th Place: $75, women and men
MASTERS MEN AND WOMEN (40 yrs & Older)
1st Place: $150, women and men
2nd Place: $100, women and men
3rd Place: $75, women and men
If a Masters runner places in the top five overall, the Masters winner will be forced into the category (Master vs Overall ) that pays a greater cash award for their placing.
If the cash award is the same (3rd Overall vs 1st Master, 4th Overall vs 2nd Master, 5th Overall vs 3rd Master) then the Masters runner will remain in the Masters category.
All Overall and Master awards are based on gun time and are recorded in the order they cross the finish line.
AGE GROUP AWARDS
Age group awards in the quarter and half marathon will be given for the top three finishers in each of the following age group categories:
14 & younger, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
Finish the race with a lake-side party and enjoy live music, lots of food, and drinks. Massage therapists will also be on hand.