The Market Place Hosts Annual Dinosaur Dash This Sunday

The Market Place Hosts Annual Dinosaur Dash Sunday November 2nd
Fundraiser Offers Fun for the Entire Family

More than 7,000 people are expected to participate in this Sunday’s Dinosaur Dash Run for Education XVIII at The Market Place in Tustin. With 5K and 10K timed races and a 2K Fun Run, along with activities, exhibitors and a festive finale, the popular fundraiser offers fun for the entire family and for all fitness levels. The annual event, sponsored by Irvine Company Retail Properties and Apartment Communities, raises approximately $200,000 for the Tustin Public Schools Foundation.

The Dinosaur Dash also features an expo with bowling, games, treats and samples from local supporters. A food court will feature meals from a variety of restaurants at The Market Place, including BJ’s Restaurant, Café Chin Chin, Joey’s Smokin BBQ, Lone Star Restaurant, Pat and Oscar’s and Rubios. Tickets are $5 each. The expo will be open from 7 to 11 a.m.

Anyone interested in participating in the 18th annual Dinosaur Dash can register at or at Chick’s Sporting Goods at The Market Place in Tustin. Registration is $20 per youth participant and $30 – $40 per adult