Thursday, September 7, 2017
5K Start Time: 7:00 PM
Georgia World Congress Center – Building C
285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW
Atlanta, GA 30313
Arrive early! Our Interactive Zone opens at 3:30 PM!
Event Day Information
This 5K course is a Peachtree Qualifier with an overall net drop and a downhill finish.
Each intersection will be staffed by an off-duty Atlanta Police Officer. The streets will be opened immediately following the last runner/walker. When the crowd thins out, traffic will be allowed to cross streets when the officers determine it is safe to do so.
Cars. Parking will be in the yellow, red and gold lots. Parking is $10 a car, but you MUST **CLICK HERE to pre-purchase your parking pass prior to 48 hours before the event using access code KP2017. You can still arrive on race day without a pre-purchased pass, but the parking fee will be higher.
Buses. Buses must arrive before 5:30 PM. Buy your bus parking pass online for $25.All buses will park in the Yellow Lot. Please let us know if you are planning to use a bus to transport your team so we can give you specific information and let you know if any changes arise. firstname.lastname@example.org or 404-843-8727.
Watch for signs to the Walker Start Lineup. Over 50% of event participants will be walkers. For the safety of all participants, we will follow traditional running etiquette at the start with all walkers lining up behind the runners. On the course, walkers should stay to the right and follow instructions of race officials.
Don’t forget your food donations for the Atlanta Community Food Bank!
Atlanta Community Food Bank Wish List:
.Canned Soups, Stews and Pastas
.100% Fruit Juice
.Canned Fruits and Vegetables
.Macaroni and Cheese Dinners
.Whole Grain, Low Sugar Cereals
No glass items, no baby food