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 - October 17, 2020 If you ride a motorcycle, you'll enjoy joining our ALR veterans on a ride to Kickoff our Celebration. Kickstands Up from Post 29 at 11AM. Cost is $20 per motorcycle, $5 per rider. Full details here.

Race Packet and T-shirt Pick Up - November 2nd, 2020 Packet pickup for registered runners will be at Post 29, 921 Gresham Avenue NE, Marietta, GA 30060 on November 2nd from 10AM-8PM. You may drive to the Post parking lot, and pick up your T-shirt in a safe manner. Registration and other information here.

Veterans' Memorial 5k Race - November 14, 2020 Our family-friendly race is now a No Sweat - Race At Your Place event.  Run at your convenience, but registered runners will receive a T-Shirt and can upload photos and videos to our Facebook Live event on November 14th at 10AM. Cost is $25 for runners or supporters. Runners, upload a video or pictures to be broadcast on our Facebook Live event at 10AM. Race At Your Place, earn a t-shirt, and support our charities for $25. Registration and other information here.

Facebook Live Event: We'll broadcast a fun, interactive event on November 14th beginning at 10AM. Runners may participate by sending videos and pictures to our race Dropbox : https://www.dropbox.com/request/PQpAZtctYyPhW3VtlRs6 Deadline for these videos or pictures will be November 10th in order to be included in the Facebook Live “show” for Saturday, November 14th at 10:00 a.m. Videos do not need music. It will be added in.  Videos should be filmed in horizontal orientation (if using a phone) at 720p 30fps (1080p 30fps if possible), using the rear facing camera. This is easier to do with at least 2 people. You can change that setting in an iPhone under settings->camera-> and then it will have options under record video.