Come visit Historic Mayberry and run our 13th Annual 5K and 1/2 Mile Fun Run co-hosted by Mount Airy Parks and Recreation and Mount Airy City Schools the weekend of the 50th Annual Mount Airy Autumn Leaves Festival!
The majority of the course is on the beautiful Emily B. Taylor Greenway and runs along Lovill's Creek. This is a FLAT, FAST COURSE
. The 50th
Annual Downtown Mount Airy Autumn Leaves Festival is going on within walking distance all race weekend. This race is a very popular event year after year. Come see why!! Runners, walkers, and strollers are welcome.
5K Race/Walk 8:00AM
1/2 Mile Fun Run/Walk 8:45 AM
5K Youth under 18:
5K Adult by 9/24:
5K Adult 9/25-10/14: $35
1/2 Mile Fun Run w/shirt:
1/2 Mile Fun Run no shirt:
Register online here or download our printable registration form
Applicants registered by October 1st are guaranteed a long-sleeve performance race shirt.
Fees are non-refundable. Race runs rain or shine.
Early Packet Pickup Staff, Students, and Family of Mount Airy City Schools
Show your BEAR pride and help your school win additional prizes by selecting the Mount Airy City School you are representing when you register!
Mount Airy Parks & Recreation/Reeves Community Center
Friday, October 13th Noon - 8PM
Phone: (336) 786-8313
Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup
Intersection of Independence Blvd. and Emily B. Taylor Greenway
Behind Roses and Choice Physical Therapy
Saturday October 14th 6;30 AM - 7:30 AM
Cash Prize for Overall Male/Female 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Male/Female Age Divisions 1st, 2nd, 3rd
10 & Under, 11-13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
* Race is chip-timed by Go! Sports Timing. Awards will be based on gun time. Gun time and chip time results will be posted.
Click here for 5KOTG course map with elevation
Starting on the Emily B. Taylor Greenway beyond the horse farm near Independence Blvd. going toward West Lebanon Street/Veteran's Park, turn right off the Greenway onto West Lebanon Street.
Turn left on Howard Street, loop around Crescent, Park, and Marion,
Turn right on West Lebanon, left onto the Greenway, Finish behind Roses Department Store.
Note: Showers and dressing rooms are available at Mount Airy Parks and Recreation/Reeves Community Center at Intersection of Pine Street (Hwy 89) and Renfro Street (Business 52)
Rubber Duck Regatta
WIN prize money
$5 per duck or 5 for $20
Top three ducks will receive cash prizes of $200, $100 and $50!
Do not have to be present to win.
The ducks will “RACE” down Lovill’s Creek after the 5k
All proceeds of the Rubber Duck Regatta
benefit the Mount Airy High School Swim Team.
Our area has many things to offer. www.visitmayberry.com
For more information, call (336) 786-8313 or email firstname.lastname@example.org