A flat 5K & 10K Race course that takes runners from the waterfront park through historic downtown area, neighborhoods, and marsh views. Runners of all ages are invited.
Race Course Map
1 Mile Kids Fun Run Information
RACE TIME: 8:30 a.m.RACE DAY REGISTRATIONS: 6:30 a.m. until 8:00 a.m. Located at festival stage area at Osborne & St. Marys St. at the waterfront.
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF REGISTRATIONS:
100 children ages 14 and below is maximum number of children for this race. Race Day Registrations will be accepted until the maximum is reached. There is no limit on the number of parents or guardians running with a child.
Overall Boy & Overall Girl. Top 3 boys and girls in the following age categories: 14 - 13, 12 - 11, 10 - 9, 8 - 7, & 6 and under. Must be present at awards ceremony to receive award.
All pre-registered entrants will receive a Festival t-shirt. Walk-up entrants will receive shirts based on availability.
PARENTS AND/OR GUARDIANS MAY RUN WITH THEIR CHILD:
T- shirts will only be available to parents and guardians paying the $20 early registration fee or $25 for late registrations. Only those registered runners ages 14 and under will received the $10 early registration fee or $15 late registration fee.
Start line at St. Marys St. & Osborne. North on Osborne turn right on Dillingham with small loop in St. Marys Elementary Park and right on Ready St. Right on St. Marys St. to corner of Osborne is the finish line.
DIRECTIONS: St. Marys is located just over the Florida-Georgia state line. Take I-95 to Exit 3, Georgia Highway 40, and follow the signs east to downtown St. Marys. Registration will be held at the waterfront pavilion at the end of Osborne St. in downtown St. Marys.
SUGGESTED RACE PARKING: Available on Conyers St. between Orange Hall & The First Presbyterian Church or on Ready St. behind the St. Marys Elem. School. Allow 10 minutes to walk to Registration Area.
RACE FEES: $20 through Septemenber 25 and increase to $25 starting September 26.
DAY OF RACE REGISTRATION: Race fees will be $25. Race day registration will be held from 6:30 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. at the Stage area at the waterfront pavilion at the end of Osborne Street in downtown St. Marys.
RACE PACKET/NUMBER PICK UP: Begins at 6:30 a.m. on the day of the race at the Stage area at the waterfront pavilion at the end of Osborne Street in downtown St. Marys.
T-SHIRTS: All entrants receive an Festival T-Shirt
PROCEEDS BENEFIT: Kiwanis Programs and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA).
AWARDS: Overall Male & Overall Female in 5K & 10K. Top 3 male and female finishers in at least 7 categories.
AWARDS CEREMONY: 9:30 a.m. Award winners must be present at awards ceremony to receive award.
SCENIC COURSE: 5K & 10K Race that takes runners from the waterfront park to historic downtown area, neighborhoods, and marsh views. In addition to the race, a parade at 10 a.m., entertainment throughout the day, food and arts and crafts booths & exhibits.