• Golden Mountain Park (map)
  • 6320 Golden Mountain Rd
  • Sparta, TN, 38583
  • United States

28th Annual Dixie Run 2014

September 25th – 28th, 2014 at Golden Mountain Park in Sparta, Tn.

This year we plan to bring Dixie Run to a new level! 
New activities, more trails rides, new food vendors, and for the first time ever SFWDA Individual Membership is included. 

Saturday night Dinner will be sold Separate of Event Registration 

Dixie Run 28 Event Information

Registration Fees

  • $99 Individual General Admission *
  • $19 Individual Spouse / Adult Passenger *
  • $9 Youth Admission (Ages 6-17)
  • $0 Child Admission - (Under 6)
  • $39 Spectator (No trail vehicle or camping) *

Schedule of Events


  • Registration and Tech Inspection opens at 2 pm closes at 8pm
  • Vendor set up all day


  • Registration and Tech Inspection 7am-8pm
  • Breakfast 7am-9am
  • 12:15pm Tread Lightly - Best Practices Off-Road (at trail ride staging area)
  • Guided Trail rides inside of GMP (morning and afternoon departures 2x per day)
  • Guided Excursion Trip to Big Bottoms with Cumberland Off Road Club 10am 
  • Guided Excursion Trip to nearby Scenic Parks & Waterfalls 1-5pm
  • Food vendors all day
  • Event booth opens at 12noon-7pm
  • Friday night-----TBA


  • Registration and Tech Inspection 7am-11am
  • Breakfast 7am-9am
  • 12:15pm Tread Lightly - Best Practices Off-Road (at trail ride staging area)
  • Guided Trail rides of GMP (morning and afternoon departures 2x per day) 
  • Guided Excursion Trip to nearby Scenic Parks & Waterfalls 1-5pm
  • Rock Race Challenge 10am
  • RC Rock Crawl Challenge
  • Event booth opens at 11am until raffle
  • Food vendors to sell food until 1pm
  • Dinner 5pm-6:30pm (Sold in advance, Separate of Event Registration) 
  • Intro and Announcements 7pm
  • Raffle starts at 7:30pm

Changes for Dixie Run 28

  • Dinner for Saturday night will be sold separately and must be purchased online in advance to properly prepare the vendor
  • Distinguished Arm bands will be applied during check-in and must not be removed through the duration of the event 
  • Arm Bands will be required for access to the park on each and every entry
  • Anyone not wearing the assigned arm band in the park on their arm may be forced to pay a Event Spectator Fee. 
  • Registration is per person. Each Individual Adult, and Child must register
  • Breakfast will be available only if there is enough interest through pre-registration
  • The Forestry Service has implemented the "Firewood Ban" at GMP to prevent spread of harmful insects (Ice & Fire Wood will be available for purchase at the main gate)
  • RV sites and bunk house rentals MUST be arranged in advance separately through the park
  • All vehicle trailers must be left at lower parking area and are not allowed in campgrounds - No Exceptions 
  • More activities are still in development so stay tuned as we will update here

*Individual Annual Membership into SFWDA for 2014 is included in the total cost for each Adult ticket. 

* Individual Adult Admission includes access for the whole weekend for 1 person, 1 vehicle, 1 raffle ticket, dash plaque, event arm band, trail riding, camping and showers. All additional passengers and youth admission tickets must be purchased separately.  

*All event meals including Saturday Night Dinner must be purchased separately. 

For more event details check out the Event Details Page where you can find Vendor info, trail ride sign ups, and more. 

 The Dixie Run Legacy Continues
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