Dog Days 5K

Sat June 22, 2019 Alpharetta, GA US 30022 Directions
Race Website

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Newtown Park
3150 Old Alabama Rd
Alpharetta, GA US 30022

Wag Wag, Pant Pant…Newtown park is one of the best parks we've ever seen for dogs!  So to celebrate the dog days of summer, we're having a 5K just for Fido and you!  Come out to Newtown park for a dog friendly 5K.  You can bring your dog, or leave them at home.  We'll get the dog-less started at 8:00 am sharp, and the dogs (accompanied by their humans) will start at 8:05 am.  Tech shirts & great awards to the top 3 Overall M/F, top 3 Overall master's M/F, and the top 3 in all the regular 5 year age groups.  Awesome course that's fast & scenic and all in the park.

Race Contact Info

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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:  $22
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

Early Packet Pickup

Seize your chance to sleep in a little on race day! 

Date:  Friday, June 21st

Time:  4 PM - 6 PM

Location:  McDowell Chiropractic

1570 Holcomb Bridge Rd

Suite 550

Roswell, Ga  30076

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.

Atlanta Dog Rescue

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.

Groups & Teams

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.

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


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