Race Start 8:00 AM Description
What better way to end these HOT summer days than with a Popsicle 5K?!!
Come join us for a 5K and finish with nice cold popsicles finishing by Gordon White Park! The course will be an out and back on the West End Trail of the BeltLine, starting & finishing by Gordon White Park; Check-in will be in the park. Come on out and join us as we enjoy the morning on the BeltLine & Gordon White Park! You will have a great run and great atmosphere to kick off the weekend!
Event details and schedule
Entry Fee & Registration
Preview Pricing (4/7 - 4/30)
Early Bird Pricing (5/1 - 5/31)
Regular Registration (6/1 - 7/31)
Late Registration (8/1 - 8/21)
Virtual Races...$30 (closes 8/19)
*All participants registered by 8/15 are guaranteed a shirt. Afterwards they'll be while supplies last.
Course & Timing
We'll be running an out and back on the West End Trail starting & finishing by Gordon White Park! Come out and start your day with us then spend the day at the park or exploring more of Atlanta!
We’ll capture your start and finish times, and all results will be awarded based on your net chip time.Awards & Goodies
We have awards as follows:
- Top 3 Overall M/F
- Top 3 Overall Masters M/F
- Top 3 Overall Grand Masters M/F
- Top 3 Overall Sr. Grand Masters M/F
- Top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 75+.
Everyone will get a race shirt guaranteed in their size until 8/15 and a popsicle at the Finish!
Groups & Teams
Running is more F-U-N together, even if we're far apart!
Grab your friends, co-workers, neighbors or family and participate as a GROUP/TEAM. Your TEAM can be local or across the states; virtual participants will have their shirts shipped! Teams of 5 or more receive discounts off their registration, discounts below.
Virtual Running - How it works & Link for Time Submission
Can't make it out to the event site on race day? Still want to participate or support the cause and have a shot at an award? or maybe you saw the shirt and said: "Sweet...I want one!" Then the virtual race is for you. Run when & where you want, just submit your time by end of Race Day. We'll ship out virtual packages the Monday after event date! *Shipping available for continental US only.
New to Virtual Running? Here's how it works:
Get excited, grab some friends and buddies to join you! Sign up and register for the Popsicle Virtual 5K!
Download your Custom Digital Bib! Hydrate, grab your buddy (or not) and get ready to get moving!
Get out there and run or walk! You can run at the park, your favorite route in your neighborhood; anywhere you want. Please remember to social distance & be safe!
Share your distance, a selfie, or a picture along your race route and use the hashtag #Popsicle5k
Submit your results directly on RunSignUp.com
You can submit your race time HERE on the Virtual Results page anytime anytime from August 15th until 8/21/2021 11:59 PM.
View your Virtual Results HERE Monday after the Event Date.
Five Star Championship & Turkey Trot
All participants will automatically qualify for (1) FREE entry into one of the 2021 Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trots. See event website
Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the Championships held in January 2022. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...see event website
Courtesy & Refund Policy
Our events are designed to be fun 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.
All registrations are final. There are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.
Event will take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel for the safety of the participants...there are no refunds in this case.
Participants that do not show up to race/event forfeit their right to any swag.
No COVID-19 Refunds. If unforeseen circumstances arise due to COVID-19, including any Federal or State Health Emergency, refunds will not be provided. The event will go 100% Virtual & shirts will be shipped to participants.Event Schedule
August 15...Last day to register for guaranteed shirt size
- 7:00 AM - Race Day Check-in Opens
- 8:00 AM - Race Starts