Christmas Parade 5K

120 North Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA 31601

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Christmas Parade 5K

Saturday- December 5th – event starts at 4:45 PM

To benefit the VSU Cross Country


Festival apparel is not required; however, it is certainly encouraged. 


In following with the City of Valdosta ordinance – we request that all participants wear a face mask covering their nose and mouth prior to and immediately after the 5K event. All spectators are always requested to wear a face mask covering their nose and mouth. Please distance yourselves from others. Please treat others as you would like to be treated – with kindness, awareness, and a generous heart. Please supply your own pre-race and post-race refreshments, and hand wipes.  


Course: Starts and finishes in Downtown Valdosta – an out and back course. Starts on North Patterson Street at Bennie’s Alley – heads north on N. Patterson Street to the turnaround point near the front of Valdosta State Universities front gate, returns south on N. Patterson Street to the finish line at Bennie’s Alley. 


Awards: The first 25 Male and Female finisher’s will receive their award in the finish chute. Additional give-aways offered periodically after the top 25 of each has been awarded. No post event awards ceremony. 


T-Shirts: All participants who register by November 28th will be assured their long-sleeve t-shirt that evening. All who register November 29th or later will have the tshirt mailed by USPS. 


Entry Fee: In an abundance of precaution – we ask that entries will be online and must be completed by 11:59 AM, 12/05/2020. Early registration fee of $20 thru November 28th - $25.00 November 29th through December 4th – $30 on 12/05/2020 through 11:59AM. There is a Family Discount through December 4th – [Parent(s)/Children under the age of 18] $60 if received by 11/28, $75 thru 12/04. No Family Discount offered on 12/05 – all race day $30 fee if by 11:59AM. For those who choose to enter using paper applications between 3:30pm and 4:30pm - $50 per person. 


Bib Number and T-Shirt Pick-up – at Bennie’s Alley event afternoon starting at 3:30PM. Located near 120 N. Patterson Street – Valdosta, GA 31601


Additional Information: Call A Course/Line, LLC…229-630-1455

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