Sat August 19, 2023 Atlanta, GA 30310 US Directions
Come run the West End Trail of the Atlanta BeltLine by Gordon White Park & finish off with a nice, cold popsicle!
Countdown to Race Day


In-person 5K with Popsicles!


$35 8:00AM EDT Price increases after August 13, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT

5K-No Swag

$30 8:00AM EDT Price increases after August 13, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT
Join us virtually & we'll ship your shirt!

Virtual 5K

$35 Registration ends August 11, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


Gordon White Park
1354 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd SW
Atlanta, GA US 30310


What better way to end these HOT summer days than with a Popsicle 5K?!!

Come join us for a 5K and finish with nice cold popsicles finishing by Gordon White Park!  The course will be an out and back on the West End Trail of the BeltLine, starting & finishing by Gordon White Park; Check-in will be in the park.  Come on out and join us as we enjoy the morning on the BeltLine & Gordon White Park!  You will have a great run and great atmosphere to kick off the weekend!


Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Entry Fee & Registration

Preview Pricing (ends 5/13):

  • 5K:  $25
  • 5K No-Swag:  $20
  • Virtual:  $30

Early Bird Pricing (ends 6/2):

  • 5K:  $30
  • 5K No-Swag:  $25 
  • Virtual:  $35

Regular Registration (ends 8/13):

  • 5K:  $35
  • 5K:  No-Swag:  $30
  • Virtual:  $35 (closes 8/11)

Late Registration (ends 8/19)

  • 5K:  $40
  • 5K No-Swag:  $35

*All participants registered by 8/3 are guaranteed a shirt.  Afterwards, they'll be while supplies last.


Course & Timing

We'll be running an out and back on the West End Trail starting & finishing by Gordon White Park!  Come out and start your day with us then spend the day at the park or exploring more of Atlanta!

We’ll capture your start and finish times, and all results will be awarded based on your net chip time.

Click Here for the Course Map

Awards & Goodies

We have awards as follows:

  • Top 3 Overall M/F
  • Top 3 Overall Masters M/F 
  • Top 3 Overall Grand Masters M/F 
  • Top 3 Overall Sr. Grand Masters M/F
  • Top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 75+.  

Everyone will get a race shirt guaranteed in their size until 8/3 and a popsicle at the Finish!

Groups & Teams

Running is more F-U-N together, even if we're far apart! 

Grab your friends, co-workers, neighbors or family and participate as a GROUP/TEAM.  Your TEAM can be local or across the states; virtual participants will have their shirts shipped!  Teams of 5 or more receive discounts off their registration, discounts below.

5+:  $2.50 off

11+:  $3.75 off

21+:  $5 off

51+:  $6.25 off

100+:  $7.50 off

Virtual Running - How it works & Link for Time Submission

Can't make it out to the event site on race day? Still want to participate or support the cause and have a shot at an award?  Or, maybe you saw the shirt and said:  "Sweet...I want one!", then the virtual race is for you.  Run when & where you want, just submit your time by end of Race Day.  We'll ship out virtual packages the Monday after event date! *Shipping available for continental US only.

New to Virtual Running?  Here's how it works:

Step 1

Get excited, grab some friends and buddies to join you!  Sign up and register for the Popsicle Virtual 5K!

Step 2

Download your Custom Digital Bib below!  Hydrate, grab your buddy (or not) and get ready to get moving!

Step 3

Get out there and run or walk! You can run at the park, your favorite route in your neighborhood; anywhere you want.   Please remember to be safe!

Step 4


Share your distance, a selfie, or a picture along your race route and use the hashtag #Popsicle5k #fivestarntp  #fivestarrunning

Step 5

Submit your results directly on

You can submit your race time HERE on the Virtual Results page anytime anytime until 8/19/2022 11:59 PM.

Step 6

View your Virtual Results HERE Monday after the Event Date.

Five Star Championship & Turkey Trot

All participants will automatically qualify for (1) FREE entry into one of the 2023 Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trots. See event website

Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the Championships held in January 2024. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...see event website

Courtesy & Refund Policy

Our events are designed to be fun for the entire family. With that in mind; any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike
conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

All registrations are final. There are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.

Event will take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel for the safety of the participants...there are no refunds in this case.

Participants that do not show up to race/event forfeit their right to any swag.

No COVID-19 Refunds.  If unforeseen circumstances arise due to COVID-19, including any Federal or State Health Emergency, refunds will not be provided.  The event will go 100% Virtual & shirts will be shipped to participants.

Event Schedule

August 3rd:  Last day to register for guaranteed shirt size

August 19:

  • 7:00 AM - Race Day Check-in Opens
  • 8:00 AM - Race Starts



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