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Virtual Race Option

Can't make it out to the event site on race day? 
Still want to participate and have a shot at an award?
Then the virtual race is for you.

Here's how it works:

1. Register for the Virtual division
2. Start Training
3. The day before the race you'll receive instructions & a link to submit your race time
4. Submit your race time by end of race day
5. The day after the race results (Virtual Runner division) will be posted online
6.Monday after the race you'll receive an email with a link to the results & any pictures.
7. Monday after the race we'll package up all the T-shirts & medals and put them in the mail.

​Date:  Sat, June 22, 2019
Race Starts: 8:00 AM
Packet pickup starts at 7:00 am

Newtown Park

3150 Old Alabama Rd.

Alpharetta, GA 30022

Registration Fees

5K Regular Registration
Early Bird...until March 31st:  $25
Regular Registration...April 1st - June 21st:  $30
Race Day:  $35

5K No Swag (same great race, just no shirt)
Early Bird...until March 31st:  $25
Regular Registration...April 1st - June 21st:  $27
Race Day:  $30

Virtual 5K... $30
Run on your own, and we'll mail you your shirt & award

Event Beneficiary


Atlanta Rescue Dog Cafe is an educational non-profit with a unique mission: to contribute to the well-being of Atlanta’s pets and its people to help improve human-animal interactions, reduce the incidence of animal cruelty, and relieve the strain on local animal shelters. We achieve this goal by providing fun, interactive, and engaging educational programming for all age levels from pre-kindergarten on up, even for adults.

Course & Timing

We're in North Georgia, and there's not much that anyone can call flat & fast.  It's not to hilly, and it's pretty…The entire course is inside the park, so it's super kid friendly.

Awards & Goodies

We have awards as follows for the Humans:

Top 3 Overall M/F
Top 3 Overall masters M/F
Overall Grand Master (50 yrs+) M/F
Overall Sr. Master (60 yrs+) M/F
Top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 75+

For the dogs:
Top 3 dogs that cross the finish line.  

Awesome shirts guaranteed to all participants registered by 6/16, afterwards they're available while supplies last.


Grab your family, friends, and co-workers and participate as a team…you can score a great discount, and nothing will replace the additional fun.

5+...$2.50 off

11+…$3.75 off

21+…$5 off

51+…$6.25 off

100+…$7.50 off

Five Star Championships & Turkey Trot

This is a great course to earn a spot in the Championships to be held January 2020. The number of spots available is based on the total registration
All participants will automatically qualify for FREE entry into the 2019 Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trot. See event website for details.

Event Courtesy & Refund Policy

Our events are designed to be fun and for the entire family. With that in mind any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

The event will go on rain or shine.  In the event of thunder/lightning, we may be forced to cancel the event. All registrations are final.  We're sorry, but there are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.

Event Schedule

June 16, 11:59 PM  - Deadline to register & get a guaranteed shirt in your size

June 22, 7:30 AM  - Race day registration & check in open

June 22, 8:00 AM  - Race Starts

Volunteer for this race

earn a FREE Five Star race!


**Certified Course**

Dog Days 5K