The DASH is sure to get you into a thankful spirit as you and your family join us in feeding the hungry. Enjoy the music along our route as the StellarOne Drumstick DASH provides a fun, family-friendly, rain or shine Thanksgiving morning event. This year, the Rescue Mission will provide more than 350,000 meals to hungry families. Our 5K route has now been certified by USA Track & Field. It winds through downtown Roanoke, starting at Williamson and Franklin Roads and ends on the historic Roanoke City Market. It has been designed to insure maximum ease and safety on race/walk day. Enjoy music of all types stationed throughout the route.