Schedule of Events

Our race is more than a 5k, it is a month-long Celebration of Veterans. We have something for everyone.

American Legion Riders 5k Race Kickoff Ride - April 27, 2019 If you ride a motorcycle, you'll enjoy joining our ALR veterans on a ride to Kickoff our Celebration. Meet at Post 29 at 10AM. Ride begins at 11AM. Cost is $15 per motorcycle, $5 per rider. More details here.

Wine Tasting at Marietta Wine Market - May 11, 2019 Join us from 2-4PM on Sunday May 11th for wine, hors devours, and conversation. Open to the public. A $10 donation is requested. More details here.

Concert with Banks & Shane at The Strand Theater - May 16, 2019 For the second year in a row we welcome local legends Banks & Shane for a night of music, dancing, and patriotism. Tickets are on sale now! Members may purchase them at the Legion Post. The public may purchase them from the Strand.

Race Packet and T-shirt Pick Up - May 23rd and May 24th, 2019 Packet pickup for registered runners will be at Post 29, 921 Gresham Avenue NE, Marietta, GA 30060 on May 23rd 4-8PM or May 24th, 9AM-noon. Registration and other information here.

Veterans' Memorial 5k Race - May 25, 2019 Our family-friendly race day has a 5k run/walk at 0730, a 1k run/walk at 0830, and a Tot Trot at 0845. This is a chip timed race, open to all skill levels. Cost is $30 for runners until May 13th, then $35 until online registration ends May 22nd, and $40 up to race day. Phantom runners may support our charities and collect a t-shirt for $25. Registration and other information here.

Military Appreciation Celebration - May 25, 2019 Join us at Glover Park in the Marietta Square for a free patriotic concert by the Georgia Symphony Orchestra. More details here.