Midnight Express 5K

Sat August 26, 2023 Columbus, GA 31906 US Directions


5K Road Race

11:59PM EDT - 11:59PM EDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.countrysbarbecue.com/events/.


Country Barbecue
3137 mercury dr
Columbus, GA US 31906


The 42st running of the Midnight Express, what could be more fun then running thru the neighborhood at midnight with a 1000 or more of your closest friends. Then at the end of your race you get a barbecue sandwich and a large glass of sweet tea. 
Sign me up sounds like fun!!!

Race Contact Info

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Open Division: 1st, 2nd and 3rd for both male and female

Age Group Awards: 1st, 2nd and 3rd

Age: 5-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Masters (40 and over): 1st female, 1st male

Grand Masters (50+): 1st female, 1st male

Wheelchair: 1st female, 1st male

Visually Impaired: 1st, 2nd, 3rd

More Info

All registered runners receive: Midnight Express t-shirt, Country's Barbecue Chopped Pork Sandwich, Country's Famous Iced Tea, Water, Fruit

Live Music: Music begins at 9:00 p.m. in the Country’s parking lot on Mercury Drive

Illuminated Course - Timing by Lightning Sports 

Other Midnight Express Events:
Thursday, August 25, 6:00 p.m. - Twilight Golf @ Maple Ridge - 9 holes Daylight and 9 holes Glow-in-the-dark 


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