Sat August 27, 2022 Dawsonville, GA 30534 US Directions


In Person


8:00AM EDT
In Person - No Shirt

5K-No Swag

8:00AM EDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


Rock Creek Park
445 Martin Rd
Dawsonville, GA US 30534


Come out for a Saturday Morning 5K supporting the United Way for Dawson County at Rock Creek Park in Dawsonville, GA.

All the proceeds are heading to the United Way for Dawson County.  It's a flat & fast course that certified, and ready for you to get a PR.  Great race swag and awards to the overalls and top 3 in all the usual 5 year age groups.

Race Contact Info

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

Entry Fee & Registration

Early Bird (ends 7/15)

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

Regular (ends 8/17)

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

Late (ends 8/27)

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

Course & Timing

Great Flat & Fast Certified Course at Rock Creek Park.  No traffic, so a great chance to bring along the kids and let them run.

Awards & Goodies

Great custom awards in the following categories:

  • Top 3 overall M/F
  • Top 3 overall Master M/F
  • Top 3 overall Grand Master M/F
  • Top 3 in all the 5 year age groups 10 & Under - 80+

All participants registered by Aug. 17 are guaranteed a race shirt in their size.  All participants registered after that will receive a shirt while supplies last.

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

More people in your group means more swag for you!  Check out the options below!

Virtual Option

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 to join you!  Sign up, and register for the Run United Dawson Virtual 5K!

Step 2

  • Download your Custom Digital Bib!  Hydrate 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 social distance & be safe!

Step 4

  • HAVE FUN!~
  • Share your distance, a selfie, or a picture along your race route, and use the hashtag #RunUnitedDawson5K #fivestarrunning

Step 5

  • Submit your results directly on through your Profile or registration.
  • You can submit your race time HERE on the Virtual Results page anytime through end of day 8/27/22.

Step 6

  • View your Virtual Results HERE Monday after the Event Date.  

Event Schedule

Aug. 17

  • Deadline to guarantee shirt

Aug. 27

  • 7:00 am...Race Day Check in
  • 8:00 am...Race Starts

Five Star Championships & Turkey Trot

This is a great course to earn a spot in the Championships to be held January 2023. The number of spots available is based on the total registration.
All participants will automatically qualify for (1) FREE entry into ONE of the 2022 Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trot. See event website for details.


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.

The event will go on rain or shine.  In the event of thunder/lightning, we may be forced to cancel the event. All registrations are final.  We're sorry, but there are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.


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