Headed for Hope 5K 2024

225 Baldwin Ave
Charlotte, NC 28204


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Event Description


Carolina NeuroSurgery & Spine Associates Presents the


Making moves for Brain Tumor Research, Awareness,

and Education One Step at a Time!

Will you join us?


When: Saturday, September 21st, 9 AM - 11 AM

  • 5K start time @ 9:00 AM
  • Brady the Brain's Kids Dash - 1st wave @9:45 AM, 2nd wave @10:15 AM

CLICK HERE for the full detail of our day of schedule! 

Where: 225 Baldwin Avenue Charlotte, NC 28204

We are proud to introduce a rebranded race named Headed for Hope 5K to benefit brain tumor research, awareness, and support patients. This event benefits Carolina NeuroSurgery & Spine Education & Research Foundation, which is a 501(c)3 providing philanthropic support to Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates patients. This event allows our community to partner with us through local engagement and sponsorship opportunities as we lead the charge to support those in our community affected by brain tumors. 


The race will begin and finish at Carolina NeuroSurgery & Spine AssociatesCharlotte Office on Baldwin Avenue, located in the heart of Midtown. Participants will run along a scenic course through one of the most beautiful neighborhoods of the Queen City.


What to expect at the Headed for Hope 5K Run/Walk

  • Race/runner t-shirt and participant finisher medal (while supplies last)
  • A timed 5K competitive racing course
  • Kid-friendly Brady the Brain Fun Run/Walk
  • Kid zone with games, music, and activities
  • On-site food trucks
  • Post-race beer garden fun (21+)
  • Inspirational stories featuring our Headed for Hope patient champions
  • Sponsor booth vendor fair to support awareness and education

Carolina NeuroSurgery & Spine Associates, one of the nation's largest and most highly respected neurosurgical private practices, has been committed throughout its long history to advancing the science and delivery of advanced brain and spine care.


Our team is constantly aware of the significant toll brain tumors often take on our patients and their families. We consider that reality as we care for pediatric and adult neurosurgical patients. Our patients' strength and resiliency inspire and fuel our determination to provide them with cutting-edge care and access to the latest techniques and treatments they deserve.



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