Light the Way 5K & 1 Mile

Marietta, GA

Come light up the night in this fun NIGHT race at Marietta High School on May 5, 2018! This is a nice flat route and is one of the last Peachtree Road Race qualifiers available. All proceeds go to Graduate Marietta, a non-profit of the Kiwanis Club of Marietta that benefits Marietta City Schools in several different ways.

Packet pickup and race-day registration begin near the track at Marietta High School at 6:00 p.m.

This fun family event will kick off at 7:00 p.m. with a parade of entrants for all the participating Marietta City Schools.  The Star Spangled Banner will be at 7:25 p.m. followed by a FREE Tot Trot at 7:30 for ages 4 & Under.

The 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk will be held on the Marietta High school track at 7:35.

The Light the Way 5K will begin at 8:00 p.m. and is a Peachtree Qualifier!

Put on your glow gear and join in the fun!  There will be music and fun for the whole family!

Participants in the 1-Mile Fun Run and the 5K will receive a Glow Item and a Race T-Shirt. 

Plenty of free snacks and fluids for the 1-Mile and 5K participants, and bargain concessions for the spectators!

5K awards to the overall male and female Open and Masters winner as well as the Top 3 male and female finishers in 14 age groups beginning at 10 & Under and going to 70 & Over!

Ribbons to all finishers in the 1-Mile and Tot Trot!

Run, walk, or push a stroller in the 5K or 1-Mile and help the Marietta Kiwanis raise funds to support literacy and “Light the Way” to Graduate Marietta!

When & Where

May 5, 2018


7:35 PM

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