General Race Info

Race will continue, heavy rain or shine.  If there is lightning or hazardous conditions the Race Director may cancel the race due to hazardous conditions.

Race packet pick up (if you purchased the bag) is the day of the Clarkston Community 5K Festival, at Milam Park; 7AM-8:45AM.   Race day registration is allowed, but pre-registration is preferred. Water will be provided at designated water stations, and post race snacks will be available at the finish line.  Commemorative race bags, if ordered, will be given during packet pick up.  

The first wave is reserved for runners, with the second being for walkers.  3 Overall winners and top 3 male and female winners will be announced/awarded at 10:00AM on the campus of Atlanta Area School for the Deaf where the 5K terminates and the Festival begins!  The awards will be engraved winner's medals!

Race Route

Enjoy a stroll through Clarkston and the Stone Mountain PATH.

Turn by Turn:

Exit Milam Park, make a right.

Go past the cemetery, keep straight until the Otello and turn left onto Otello.

Turn right at Echo Woods and follow the street until it meets at Otello again.  

Turn right back onto Otello.

Turn left on E Ponce De Leon Ave.

Go straight and get onto PATH.

Keep on PATH.  At the fork between Church and PATH, keep left to stay on PATH.

PATH ends and becomes Rowland St.  Keep straight.

Turn left onto N. Indian Creek Ave.

The Finish line is the second entrance to the Atlanta Area School for the Deaf.  There will be cones and signs.



We will have a Fundraiser portion of the 5K.  If you send in the application and pay the organization registration fee, you will get a coupon code for your organization to save $5 off of race registration with bags.  Additionally, for every registration, you will get $10 back to your organization.  


Please apply online here ("Fundraiser" tab), and register for your organization here ("Register" tab).

Non organization race / walk registration is located here ("Register" tab).
Wave 1 Start: 9:00AM (Runners)

Wave 2 Start: 9:15AM (Walkers)

Awards: 10:00AM




Race Start:

Milam Park

3867 Norman Road, Clarkston, GA



Race Finish and Festival Activities:

Atlanta Area School for the Deaf Campus

890 N Indian Creek Dr, Clarkston, GA 30021



If you would like to volunteer for the Clarkston Community 5K Festival, please click the top button/tab for "volunteer" and enter in all the appropriate information.