30th Anniversary
Dixie Run 2016



Golden Mountain Park (GMP)
6320 Golden Mountain Rd
Sparta, TN 37583

Watch our 2015 Promo Video to get a glimpse of whats in store next... 

Join the Southern Four Wheel Drive Association for the 30th edition of the premier Southeastern U.S. trail riding event at Golden Mountain Park, September 22-25, 2016 and support Dixie Run 2016. Dixie Run is one of two core events for SFWDA each year and this year's event will be the 30th year and best ever. 


Our event schedule will include Excursion rides on Friday afternoon and Saturday to some beautiful scenic local vistas; scheduled trail rides at Golden Mountain Park; a fun and challenging obstacle course schedule; and scheduled Ladies Only rides for all size vehicles.

Dixie Run 2016 will also include a Kids play area and other family friendly activities including the Georgia Bounty Runners Saturday afternoon of fun. SFWDA will sponsor educational opportunities throughout the weekend in conjunction with the trail rides to promote the core values of responsible wheeling.

All pricing includes access to the trails at Golden Mountain Park, a Saturday night dinner, and camping on site for 3 nights. SFWDA and our supporting Business Partners will be supporting a raffle on Saturday evening. Some fun new things are planned and we will sharing details soon.


Come join us and share a great weekend on the Cumberland plateau in Middle Tennessee and support the Southern Four Wheel Drive Association this great legacy event, Dixie Run 2016.

If you aren't yet an SFWDA Member and would like to attend, please go to our Member Registration Page where you can join our association and register for DixieRun all at once!

Be sure to register early to take advantage of special pricing!

DixieRun 2016 Ticket Pricing
Online Before August 1st / Between August 1 - Sept 19/  On Site at the Gate

SFWDA Member registration - $89 / $99 / $109
Passenger Registration
(16 and Over) - $24 / $29 / $39
Under 16  - $12 / $12  / $12
Under 6 - FREE / FREE / FREE
SFWDA Member Saturday Only - $49 / $49 / $59

Additional SFWDA Raffle tickets will be available throughout the weekend.

Tentative Event Schedule

 Registration and  Tech Inspection

      Thursday, September 22, 2015              4:00  PM– 7:00 PM        
      Friday, September 23, 2015                   7:00 AM – 7:00 PM        
      Saturday, September 24, 2015              7:00 AM – 11:00 AM

SFWDA Merchandise and Raffle Tickets

Thursday, September 24, 2015    4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Friday, September 25, 2015         9:00 AM – 7:00 PM  
Saturday, September 26, 2015    9:00 AM – 7:00 PM   

Education   (Main Pavilion)

In Development

Live Music & Movie Night   (Main Pavilion)

In Development                  

Saturday Dinner, Announcements and Raffle

Dinner                       5:00 – 7:00 PM            SFWDA
Announcements       7:00 PM                        SFWDA
Raffle                         7:30 PM                        SFWDA

Vendors Row

Friday, September 25, 2015 and                 9:00 AM – Dusk
Saturday, Saturday, September 26, 2015 9:00 AM – ? 


Trail & Excursion Rides

Detailed Schedule in development

Golden Mountain Park Hill Challenge

Saturday, September 24, 2016     TBD

RC Event

Saturday, September 24, 2016          TBD        

Kids Play House and Games

Friday, September 23      9:00 AM – Dusk          SFWDA
Saturday, September 24          9:00 AM – Dusk           SFWDA

Kids Field Games

Saturday, September 24    1:00 – 5:00 PM              Georgia Bounty  Runners

Dixie Run is a 30 year old legacy we're very proud of within SFWDA.
Click below to take a stroll through the past.