Event Date

Sat, Oct 17, 2015


Watkinsville, GA


Activity Today Later

5K Run/Walk - 5K Run/Walk

$20 $20 Closed

5K Run/Walk - 5K PLUS the Fitness Challenge

$20 $20 Closed

5K Run/Walk - Group or Family Rate

$60 $60 Closed

About This Activity

Come out and participate in one of the OLDEST 5K races in the state of Georgia, the 41st ANNUAL SCARECROW 5K! The course is run on paved roads. Stay afterwards to enjoy the festivities at the Oconee County Chamber of Commerce Fall Festival held in Downtown Watkinsville.

NEW THIS YEAR:  We have added a fitness challenge.  You can just run the 5K or you can run the 5K AND challenge yourself more by doing 3 challenges along the course.

Event details and schedule

Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup: Starts at 7:45AM.

5K: Starts at 8:45AM

Fall Festival: 9AM

Running Awards: Pottery Awards will be presented to Overall M/F, Masters M/F, and top three M/F in age groups beginning 10 and under through 75 and over.  All participants in the Fun Run will receive special ribbons.

Fitness Challenge Awards: Fitness Challenge awards will be given to those who complete all 3 Fitness Challenges and the 5k Race. NO Black Bag or Run and See Georgia Points awarded in this event.

Timing and Results: Finish line management and results provided by Classic Race Services with complete results online at www.classicraceservices.com, www.active.com, www.runningintheusa.com, and www.coolrunning.com.

Shirts and Goodies: T-shirts guaranteed to all runners registered by 10/9/15 and as supplies last after that date and on race day. Plenty of fruit and drinks for finishers. Stay and enjoy the Oconee Chamber Fall Festival held in Historic Downtown Watkinsville.

Series Affiliation: The race is part of the 2015 Black Bag Race Series and the Run and See Georgia Grand Prix.

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