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Kennesaw Grand Prix 5K Race Series

July 13

The Kennesaw Grand Prix 5k Series is composed of six, 5k races between May and October. Each race is held in downtown Kennesaw and combined draw thousands of runners and walkers. Runners/Walkers that participate in 4 or more races are eligible to receive a specially designed hooded pullover. The pullover is made of premium soft French terry, is imprinted with the Kennesaw Grand Prix logo and will help you stay warm and comfortable.

Each event is a festival like atmosphere with music and information on nutrition, exercise and health. Monies raised as a result of the 5k races support the following local causes: the Swift-Cantrell Foundation, Wounded Heroes, The Smith-Gilbert Gardens Foundation, the Kennesaw Museum Foundation, The Bill Thrash Teen Center, The Dave Krache Foundation.

The primary goals of the “Fit City Kennesaw” initiative and the Kennesaw Grand Prix 5k Series are to improve the quality of life for Kennesaw residents, promote healthy living through exercise; and raise monies to support local programs and facilities.


Swift Cantrell Classic

May 11, 2019

6:00AM Race day packet pickup and late registration opens
7:30AM 1 Mile Fun Run Start
8:00AM 5K Start
8:55AM Tot Trot
9:15AM Awards Ceremony

Dream Dash 5K

 

on Father’s Day Weekend June 8th, 2019

7:30 am Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta 1 mile Fun Run

8 am 5K

8:55 am PCT Prestigious Cleaning Team Tot Trot

9am Awards at the Plaza benefiting the Bill Thrash Kennesaw Teen Center


The Sports Fanatic 5K

Saturday July 13th, 2019 at a NEW TIME and NEW DATE

7:30 am Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta 1 mile Fun Run

8 am 5K

8:55 am PCT Prestigious Cleaning Team Tot Trot

9am Awards at the Plaza


Run for Wounded Heroes 5K

Saturday, August 10th, 2019

7:30 am Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta 1 mile Fun Run

8 am 5K

8:55 am PCT Prestigious Cleaning Team Tot Trot

9am Awards at the Plaza

The greatest casualty is being forgotten. Join us to honor and empower wounded warriors, this is the third race in the series.


Great Locomotive Race 5K

Saturday, September 14th, 2019

7:30 am Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta 1 mile Fun Run

8 am 5K

8:55 am PCT Prestigious Cleaning Team Tot Trot

9am Awards at the Plaza

Benefiting the Educational Programs at the Southern Museum in Kennesaw


Garden Gallop 5K

Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Benefiting Smith-Gilbert Gardens Foundation, which supports educational programs and the conservation of the live plant collection at Smith-Gilbert Gardens.

7:30 am Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta 1 mile Fun Run

8 am 5K

8:55 am PCT Prestigious Cleaning Team Tot Trot

9 am Awards at the Plaza

Come race for a good cause and stay for the Halloween celebrations! There will be awards for best costume and best team costume.

Details

Date:
July 13
Event Category:
Website:
https://kennesawgrandprix.com/the-six-races/