3rd Annual Race for the Dome
Join us for the 3rd Annual Race for the Dome — a 5K road race and 1K kids fun run around the 8th Wonder of the World, our landmark Astrodome
Saturday, April 15, 2023
Grab your family and friends and celebrate the 58th anniversary of the opening of the iconic Astrodome with a race though NRG Park and a post-race birthday party adjacent to the Dome.
- 1K kids fun run circles the Astrodome and begins at 8:00 am
- 5K road race begins follows a route around the Dome and through NRG Park with a start time of 8:15 am
- Post-race party kicks off with an awards ceremony at 9:00 am
- Awards for top 3 male and female overall competitors, and top three kids finishers
Race for the Dome benefits the Astrodome Conservancy and supports our work to ensure a bright future for the iconic Astrodome. The Astrodome Conservancy is the champion of the Astrodome on behalf of the people of Houston and Harris County. Our work brings together ideas, resources, and leadership to save and redevelop the 8th Wonder of the World.
Astrodome Trivia, Nov 6th
Join the ASTRODOME CONSERVANCY & 8th WONDER BREWERY for a FRIENDRAISING & FUNDRAISING EVENT featuring ASTRODOME TRIVIA
WHEN: Sunday, November 6th – 4:00 – 6:00 pm
WHERE: 8th Wonder Brewery, 2202 Dallas Street, Houston
Free on-street parking – Food & drink available for purchase – Souvenirs & prizes
2022 Race for the Dome
Registration is now open for the 2nd Annual Race for the Dome. Secure your spot today to join the Astrodome Conservancy and hundreds of Dome lovers as we race around the iconic Astrodome in support of a bright future for the Eighth Wonder of the World.
This year’s event features a 5K road race and a 1K fun run for even the youngest Astrodome fans. Come out on April 9th to help us celebrate the 57th birthday of the Dome and support work to preserve and redevelop our beloved landmark!
Follow the Astrodome Conservancy and the hashtag #RacefortheDome for fun facts and race information.
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