The Monster Dash is excited to announce that the following businesses will have vendor booths in Lithia Park or aid stations along the course on Race Day! The vendor area will be located in the wider parking area near the Band Shell. Booths will be open from 8am – 1pm. Please take some time on race day to check them out! Say Thanks! to the many aid station workers who are working hard to help reach your journey’s end. Please read about the vendors and aid station sponsors below.
At REI, they love to get outside and play, and they know first-hand the importance of quality outdoor gear. REI is not only sponsoring the prizes for the Monster Dash race winners, they will have a booth filled with merchandise from their new store in Medford! Stop by and try out some of the new gear.
The Rogue Valley has been waiting a long time to welcome Trader Joe’s specialty foods store to Southern Oregon! We are so happy they will be at the Monster Dash with free samples! They will be giving away shopping bags to the first 50 finishers in the 5K and 10K races.
Therapeutic Associates Southern Oregon, is a physical therapist-owned and operated partnership of clinics with locations throughout the Rogue Valley and beyond. Two physical therapists will be at the Monster Dash offering short massages to Monster Dash runners. Stop by their booth to get those tight muscles loosened up and chat with them about your physical therapy needs.
Rogue Valley Roasting Co, one of Ashland’s favorite coffeehouses, will be set up and ready to warm you through with hot beverages and tasty baked goods. Visit their booth for that Monster Dash morning wake-me-up call!
Figgy’s Food Truck freshly baked baguettes are filled with homemade, slow-cooked goodness. Each week they offer different sandwiches and soup options using the freshest vegetables and meats from local farms and grocers. Click on the truck to view a sample menu. Make sure you bring your wallet to the Monster Dash so you can enjoy lunch in the park after the race.
If you haven’t had a chance to try out the incredible cupcakes made by the Cupcake Daily in Talent, this is your chance! They will be at the Monster Dash selling tasty treats for a snack or dessert! Hugely popular, they have gained over 2400 “likes” on Facebook in just over a year in business.
You may be familiar with Dan’s Shoe Repair in Ashland for getting new soles on your favorite pair of shoes, but did you know they also sell new boots, shoes and other leather goods? Check out their booth on Race Day!
Looking for fresh, local spring water delivered right to your door? Bob Wimer and his son, Luke, of the Greensprings Water Company are your answer! Friendly and helpful, their service is a cost effective way to always have the purity of water from the Greensprings on hand. Visit their booth to find out more about their service and to sample that tasty source of goodness. They bring the spring to you!
Hearts With A Mission serves homeless and at-risk youth by providing shelter, education, mentoring and transition planning with a faith-based approach. This youth shelter in West Medford provides emergency shelter for up to 72 hours —or up to 120 days with parental or guardian consent— for youth ages 10 to 17. Youth can stabilize and stay in school while moving towards family re-unification, alternate family living, or pursuing self-sufficiency. Find out more about this important organization at their vendor booth.
The Faith Fulmer Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness about Childhood Cancer. Their fundraising efforts specifically focus on Childhood Cancer research and cure, along with support and advocacy for children and families facing these battles. Drop by to hear some of their stories and find out how you can become involved.
Paddy Brannan’s Irish Pub‘s leprechaun’s will be out in full force at the 1-mile turnaround point! Join them for a drink after the Monster Dash!
Asante‘s mission is to provide quality healthcare services in a compassionate manner, valued by the communities they serve. They understand the health benefits of running for fun and exercise. They’re here to cheer you on at the 1-mile point of the 5K/10K races!
Rogue Valley Runners has done so much to promote running in the Rogue Valley and beyond – and is an incredible support for the Monster Dash! Thanks to Hal and his crew for making so much of this possible. See them at the 5K Turnaround!
Edge Internet Marketing is a young company with big dreams and a lot of talent! They provided us with the support we needed to get our new Monster Dash website up and running! Ben and his crew will be there to revive you at the water station on the way up to the top of the 10K! Thanks fellows!
TC Chevy is with you for the long haul…up to the top of Terrace and down to the 10K turnaround! They’ll make sure you’ve got plenty of PowerAde and water so you can make your way back downhill to the finish.