Police in the Park

Sat October 5, 2019 Canton, GA US 30114 Directions


$27 9:00AM EDT Price increases after October 4, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Fun Run

$17 10:00AM EDT Price increases after October 4, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual 5K

$27 9:00AM EDT Registration ends October 3, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT
Etowah River Park
600 Brown Industrial Pkwy
Canton, GA US 30114

Bring the whole family to “Police in the Park”! We will have a 5K run/walk that starts at 9-AM, and at 10-AM we will begin the family fun event.

*Kids Fun Run
*5K Run/Walk
*Police Demonstrations
*Jump Houses
*Public Safety Vehicles
*Food - Williamson Brothers Bar-B-Q
*Entertainment for the kids

Police in the Park is an event to promote "Unity in our Community." So come for the 5K run or just for the family fun.

Entry & Registration Fees

Early Bird Pricing - through Sept. 7th

  • 5K...$25
  • Fun Run...$15
  • Virtual 5K...$25

Regular Registration - Sept. 8th - Oct. 4th

  • 5K...$27
  • Fun Run...$17
  • Virtual 5K...$27 until 10/3

Race Day Registration

  • 5K...$30
  • Fun Run...$20

All registrations include a race shirt (guaranteed when you register by 9/29, registrations afterwards will receive a shirt while supplies last.

*Race day registrations are welcome for $5 additional

Event Cap

Due to course & space restrictions…the event is capped at 500.

Course & Timing

Awesome super flat CERTIFIED course through Etowah River Park & Heritage Park using the paved trail and the walking bridge that connects them.  We'll be chip timing the start & finish, so you're guaranteed to get a great time you can use for the Peachtree.

Click here for course map


Course #:  GA16053WC

Awards & Goodies

Awards as follows:

  • Overall M/F
  • Overall Masters M/F (40+)
  • Overall Grand Master M/F (50+)
  • Overall Sr. Master M/F (60+)
  • Top 3 in each of the regular 5 year age groups (10 & Under to 75+)


All participants registered by 9/29 are guaranteed a great race shirt in their size.  We'll have some extras…but we can't guarantee receipt or size after 9/29.

We've even got Ladies' cut available and also hoodies for an additional $10! 

Groups & Teams

Grab your family, friends, and co-workers and participate as a team…you can score a great discount, and nothing will replace the additional fun.


  • 5+...$2.50 off

  • 11+…$3.75 off

  • 21+…$5 off

  • 51+…$6.25 off

  • 100+…$7.50 off

Five Star Turkey Trot & Championships
  • All participants will receive FREE entry into one of the 2019 Five Star Turkey Trots.
  • Top finishers will also earn a qualifying spot in the Five Star 5K Championships scheduled for January 5, 2020. See www.fivestarntp.com for full details.
Event Courtesy & Refund Policy
  • Our events are designed to be fun and 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.
Event Schedule

September 29  11:59 PM- Deadline for Guaranteed Shirt in your Size
October 5           8:00 AM - Race Day Registration and check in Opens
October 5           9:00 AM - 5K Starts
October 5         10:00 AM - Fun Run Starts

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://fivestarntp.com/.

Race Contact Info

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

Event Beneficiary

Proceeds from the event go to a Police Fund; which provides support and funds for local families and individuals in times of need.

Virtual Race Option

Can't make it out to the event site on race day?  

Still want to participate and have a shot at an award?

Still want to support the Police Fund??

Then the virtual race is for you!

Here's how it works.

  1. Register for the Virtual division
  2. Start Training
  3. The day before the race you'll receive instructions & a link to submit your race time
  4. Submit your race time by end of race day
  5. The Monday after the race results (Virtual Runner division) will be posted online
  6. Monday after the race you'll receive an email with a link to the results & any pictures.
  7. Monday after the race we'll package up all the T-shirts & medals and put them in the mail.


Click Here to Enter Your Virtual Time


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