Virginia Highland Summerfest 5K Road Race
About the Race
Name: Virginia Highland Summerfest 5K Road Race
Distance: 5K - Tot Trot
Date: June 4, 2016, 8:00 a.m.
Location: Atlanta, GA - Virginia Highlands
Commemorative Summerfest 100% T-shirt to all runners.
USA Track& Field Certified Peachtree Road Race Qualifier
Celebrating 33 years of art , food and fun. Don't miss the party after the race at the Summerfest Festival with great bands, good food and adult beverages.
Join in the excitement of the 33rd annual Virginia-Highland Summerfest. The festival is
a non profit event with proceeds donated to neighborhood projects: park improvements, landscaping, public libraries & more. Highlights of Summerfest include: the artist’s market
with over 200 national artists, live music, food market, Kid’s Fest and the 5K Road Race &
Tot Trot. Each year over 50,000 visitors attend Summerfest for one of the most memorable
weekends of the year. .
Widely considered the best festival and neighborhood road race in the Atlanta area.
Virginia Highland is the place to be on the this first weekend in June every year.
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- 6:30 a.m. - Packet pick up
- 8:00 a.m. - 5K Run/Walk. - ELECTRONIC CHIP TIMING!
- 9:15 a.m. - Tot Trot.
- 5K - $30 if postmarked or registered online by April 15; $35 thereafter.
- Tot Trot - $10 (ages 5 & under)
*All participants in the 5K and Tot Trot will receive the Virginia Highland Summerfest 100% cotton t- Shirt.
Tot Trot for youngsters ages 5 & under near the musical stage at Inman School.
Tot Trot race day registration available at the Inman School at 8:00 am
- download mail race entry.
- online at active.com
- in store at Phidippides Ansley Mall - 404-875-4268
REGISTRATION: Registration closes at 1600 participants or May 20, whichever comes first.
RACE DAY REGISTRATION WILL BE AVAILABLE
Rain or shine - no refunds.
Early Packet Pick-Up! Pick up your race number and t-shirt at the following locations before the race!
- Phidippides at Ansley Mall – May 28, 30, 31, June 1 (for hours: www.phidippides.com)
- June 3 at Virginia Highland Church: 743 Virginia Avenue NE, Atlanta GA 30306 - 4:30pm - 7:30pm
- Race Day: YEAH Burger from 6:30am-7:30am (is for Out of Town Runners and emergency situtations)
VIEW RACE COURSE - click here
5K Race starts 8am near intersection of Virginia Ave and N Highland Ave (across from Standard Station). Course runs through scenic neighborhood and ends near John Howell Park. Tot Trot: following the 5K Race and starting at 9:00am Saturday, children aged 5 and under run, waddle or crawl to the finish line of the Tot Trot held in the Inman Middle School field at Greencove & Virginia.
NEW THIS YEAR: ELECTRONIC CHIP TIMING!
Unique picture plaque awards to Overall M & F, Masters M & F, and 3-deep each age group 10 & Under through 70 & over in 5-year increments. Gift cards from Phidippides for Overall & Masters M & F winners. 100% cotton Virginia Highland Summerfest t-shirt.
TOT TROT AWARDS: Tot Trot participants receive ribbons & T-shirts.
A big thank you to all of our sponsors for making this event possible.