Presented by the Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department

All non-perishable food items and a portion of the proceeds
to benefit the Tackle Hunger Program

The Course
Enjoy an exhilarating 5K run though Historic Downtown Acworth and along the shores of beautiful Lake Acworth. Walk, jog or run, participants of all ages and abilities are welcome.

Register before noon on Wednesday, Nov. 18

$20 - Timed Run (10 & over)** t-shirt guaranteed

$10 - Untimed Fun Run (13 & over)** t-shirt guaranteed

$5 - Untimed Fun Run (age 6 to 12)** t-shirt guaranteed

Kids 5 & under are Free** t-shirt guaranteed 

 Register On Race Day 

$30 - Timed Run (10 & over)** t-shirts while supplies last

$20 - Untimed Fun Run (13 & over)** t-shirt while supplies last

$10 - Utimed Fun Run (age 6 to 12)** t-shirt while supplies last

Kids 5 & under are Free** t-shirts while supplies last

 **All participants must bring a non-perishable food item to receive their race number and t-shirt.

 Race Packet Pick up

Pick up your packet on Friday, November 20 at the following location between 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Dogwood Forest of Acworth

4461 South Main St.

Acworth, GA 30101

**You must bring your non-perishable food item in order to receive your packet

Race Day Schedule

7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Registration/ race packet pick up
9:00 a.m. 5K Run Start
9:15 a.m. 2K Walk Start
10:00 a.m. Little Pilgrim Trot Start (up to age 5)

Race Details

  • All participants must bring a non-perishable food item on race day to receive their race number.
  • Race numbers can be picked up on race day on Main Street in Downtown Acworth.
  • Event will be held rain or shine.
  • Refreshments to follow.


  • Race will start & finish on Main Street in Historic Downtown Acworth.
  • Race day parking available at 1st Baptist Church Acworth, City Hall, the Acworth Library and Public Parking on School Street.

For Kids Only

  • We will have a "Little Pilgrim Trot for kids 5 & under on Main Street at 10:00 a.m.
  • All "Little Pilgrim" participants receive a special prize.


  • Participants receive a 2015 Acworth Turkey Chase t-shirt. Shirts are guaranteed to all preregistered participants.
  • Top Men’s Overall, Master’s and Grand Master’s finisher and top Women’s Overall, Master’s and Grand Master’s finisher will receive a trophy. 
  • Awards to top three male and female finishers in age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34,35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+


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