Jack O'Lantern Jog 5K and 1-mile Fun Run

Sun October 29, 2023 Athens, GA 30607 US Directions


Family Pricing Available

Goblin 1-mile Fun Run

2:00PM EDT
Family Pricing Available

5K Jack O'Lantern Jog

2:30PM EDT


205 Old Commerce Road
Sandy Creek Nature Center
Athens, GA US 30607


Come and enjoy a great race along the Oconee River Greenway that benefits Sandy Creek Nature Center.

Race Day Schedule

1:00PM     Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup

2:00PM     Goblin 1-Mile Fun Run / Walk

2:30PM     Jack O'Lantern Jog 5K Run / Walk

3:30PM     Awards


The course is an out and back along the Oconee River Greenway starting at Sandy Creek Nature Center and turning around at College Avenue.  

The course is USATF certified (GA17022DJ) and can be used as a Peachtree Qualifier.


Unique, themed awards are given to Overall Male / Female, Masters Male/Female and the following Male / Female Age Groups:

5-year age groups:  10 and Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and Over

Children in the fun run are promised a big bag of candy and a finishers medal.

Race Series and Finishline Management

The The Jack O'Lantern Jog 5K  is proud to be a member of the Black Bag Race Series  and the Clover Glove Race Series.

Finishline management and timing provided by Classic Race Services.

What if it Rains?

We get wet!  Race start time may be delayed in 15-minute increments if storms are in the area.  Sorry, no refunds due to inclement weather.

Check the weather.

Race Contact Info

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