Category Archives: rdr

2016 New York City Red Dress Run

new-york-city-red-dress-run-2016The New York City Hash House Harriers hosts its 19th annual Red Dress Run on the weekend of September 24 2016.  Just like the city itself, the NYC event is always a raucous good time.  The A to A trail promises lots of sights where hashers can simultaneously take in and be the scenery in  the crowded city streets.

Hashers attending this event will have the opportunity to donate to the great charity Back on My Feet again this year.  Somewhat controversially, a charitable donation is not included in your $30 hash cash, so the collection box will be at the on-in and you can kick in Continue reading

Chicago Thirsty Hash House Harriers Pink Dress 2016

2016 Annual Pink Dress Run Hosted by the Chicago Thirstday Hash House Harriers

Chicago Thirstday Hash House Harriers

The Chicago Thirstday Hash House Harriers are hosting the 6th annual Pink Dress Run during the weekend of Oct 21st, 2016.  The TH3 says that they give you the  best reason to call in sick on Fridays, however given that festivities go on all weekend, you’ll probably plan to be out on Monday too.

Pink Dress Run Charity Partner

The TH3 is partnered with Imerman Angels, a Chicago-based 501(c)3 not-for-profit that provides support for cancer fighters, survivors, and caregivers.  Portions of the  registration proceeds and fund raising at events over the Pink Dress weekend will be donated to Imerman Angels, and participants will be encouraged to fundraise online.

The Pink Dress Run features swag (some heavy TH3-branded winter gloves), trails, pub crawls, and brunch all weekend, starting Thursday. From their web site:

Pink Dress Run Schedule of Events

1. TH3 #676 – Pre-Pre-Lube Trail, Old Hash Shirt Bazaar, and Pink Dress Swap (Thursday, October 20th, 2016 @ 7 pm)
Start: TBD
2. Pre-Lube Bar Crawl (Friday, October 21st, 2016 @ 8pm)
Donate your unwanted hash shirts at this bar crawl. Shirts will be sold at the main event and proceeds will be donated to Imerman Angels.
3. TH3 Pink Dress Run 2016 – The Main Event! (Saturday, October 22nd, 2016 @ 3 pm)
Start: Celtic Crown, 4301 N Western Ave
4. Pink Dress Brunch (Sunday, October 23rd, 2016 @ 10am)
Start: TBD

Pink Dress Registration Details

A weekend pass costs $65, which gets you in to all events plus swag, brunch, etc..  Registration for just the Pink Dress is $55, which gets you swag, food, and booze.

Rego is here, and send payment (select friends/family to avoid fees) via PayPal to sjdockery at gmail.

Pan Asia Hash 2017 in Sokcho City, Korea

Signup for the Pan Asia Hash to be held in Sokcho City, Korea in 2017 is now open. Judging from the itineraryPan Asia Hash 2017, Sokcho City is rolling out the red carpet for hashers visiting Korea for this event. Services and attractions include:

* A daily hash bazaar
* Red Dress Run starting from the city center
* An opening ceremony dinner and dance
* Bus transportation to and from trails
* Nightly dinner and entertainment

Registration is $150 and includes food choices (Korean, Western, or vegetarian); preferred beverage (there are more choices than beer); and a polo shirt. Registration is open now at this web site.
Continue reading

Red Dress Run Information

The best place to find information about the famous Red Dress Run and where to find one in your part of the world is reddressrun.org.  The site provides a single calendar highlighting all the  Red Dress Run events around the globe, as well as the history of the event, including the ‘untold’ story of how it started:

The Hash House Harriers qualify as the world’s largest running club. Despite their size and having been founded in 1938, their Red Dress Run may be the only completely original idea they have ever had. And it happened nearly by accident.
Continue reading

New Orleans Hash House Harriers Red Dress Run 2016

The New Orleans Hash House Harriers organizes a huge annual Red Dress Run, and 2016 is no exception. Last year the NOH3, through its red dress event, raised over $169,000 for 73 local charities. From their web site:

2016-Red-Dress-flier-MIt’s about time to be looking for this year’s red dress. You know they say it’s bad form to wear the same dress two years in a row.

We were able to give just over $169,000 to 73 local charities from the 2015 Red Dress. That is only possible thanks to all of you who registered and partied with us FOR New Orleans. Red Dress 2016 will be on August 13th (always the second Saturday} and registration will be open on April 1st. If you would like to know more about the New Orleans Hash House Harriers and hashing in the area, we suggest that you check us out at NOH3.com. Come hash with us.

They provide an open beer bar, great food, a 2 mile run through the city, live music, and, this year, will support over 100 local charities. Register here.

Las Vegas Red Dress Run 2016

lady-luck-vintage-tatt

The Las Vegas Red Dress Run is a Hash House Harriers event raising money for local charity, and is happening on 21-23 October 2016. Money raised will benefit the domestic violence shelter Safe Nest. Last year the Las Vegas Red Dress Run 2015 brought in $7,350 for Safe Nest. Worthy!

Reno isn’t open yet but is promised soon.

For more information, go to their web site , Facebook, or follow them on Twitter.

Coyote Ugly Hash House Harriers Red Dress Run 2016 in Fresno, California

ammi_phillips_gallery_4_large_26aThe Coyote Ugly Hash House Harriers are hosting their first Red Dress Run in Fresno, California on 15-17 July 2016.  Registration is cheap at $69 and capped at 75 regos (about half have been sold as of early June).  Proceeds will go to benefit Animal Rescue of Fresno.

From their Facebook event page:

Come one! Come all! To the Coyote Ugly H3 Red Dress hash, a.k.a. heat stroke weekend and help drink our beer!! Everyone knows Fresno in July is known by world travelers as “THE” place to vacation and drink beer, rivalling Vegas, Hawaii, and the Caribbean. Continue reading

Flour City FCH3 Rainbow Dress Run in Rochester, NY 2016

Registration opens on 8 June 2016 at 8AM, capped at 75 regos.  From the FCH3 website:

A FCH3 Hash Weekend

Marriage_Equality_Barbie_by_Ryan_Jude_Novelline

Come have a gay ole time (no you do not have to be gay to attend, just don’t be an asshole) with Flour City Hash House Harriers on Labor Gay Weekend part 2. This year the trail will be a Rainbow Dress Run. We will have gay shenanigans on trail (get your minds out of the gutter). It will be a fun filled weekend with many different twists and turns. So come join Flour City in this exciting adventure. The cost is $50.00 dollars. This cost covers the festivities on trail day. Cost includes, venue rental, Haberdashery, a patch, dinner, beer, dancing and festivities. Continue reading