Uptown Rhodes Race 5K

Event Date

Sat, Nov 8, 2014


Atlanta, GA

About This Activity

Online registration closes @5pm on Fri., Nov. 7.

Race day registration is available the morning of the race from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Strollers & Dogs Welcome!

This event is stroller and dog friendly (just as long as your pooch is well-behaved, leashed, and under your control at all times). A special "pet pit stop" will be provided along the race course to provide dogs with drinking water. Strollers and dogs and their runners will have their own special start groups.

Exciting Post-Race Party

After the race, stick around for a huge post-race party on the lawn of Rhodes Hall featuring delicious barbecue sandwiches from LowCountry Barbecue, refreshing drinks and great music. All participants will receive a t-shirt and goodie bag sponsored by Big Peach Running Co. Awards will be given to the top 3 overall male/female finishers, top 3 male/female finishers in each age group, first participant with a stroller and first dog.

Group discount available after Jan. 31

Register 5 people for the price of 4! When you and 4 of your friends, family members, co-workers or even neighbors register together, the 5th registration is FREE! To receive the discount, all 5 registrations must be purchased in one transaction. Enter your first registration, then on the "Submit Payment" page, click "Register Someone Else," and proceed to register your next participant(s). The discount will be automatically deducted. This discount is only available after Jan. 31.

Packet Pickup

Runners are encouraged to pick up their race packets Friday, Nov. 7. Participants can pick up their race packets at Rhodes Hall (1516 Peachtree Street, NW, Atlanta) between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Participants can also pick up their race packets from 7:30-8:30 a.m. on race day morning at Rhodes Hall.


Limited free parking is available behind Rhodes Hall at 1495 Spring Street and at the adjoining Peachtree Christian church lot. A pay parking deck is located at 1545-1555 Peachtree Street (Invesco Building); there is a flat rate of $3, and they accept credit cards. Participants can also take MARTA to the Arts Center Station and walk to Rhodes Hall. Visit www.itsmarta.com for rail maps.

Be a Virtual Runner!

Don’t live in Atlanta and still want to participate….now you can! Bring the Uptown Rhodes Race to your hometown! On Saturday, November 8th run a 5K wherever you live. Run through a historic neighborhood, downtown or on your treadmill at home. Just sign up as a Virtual Runner and we will send you a race t-shirt. Send your best running selfie and results to specialevents@georgiatrust.org.


$15 until January 31, $20 from Feb. 1 until March 31, $25 from April 1 until Oct. 10, $30 thereafter

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