Location: Marietta, GA US 30060 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Marietta Square
50 North Park Square
Marietta, GA US 30060
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Marietta Shamrock Shuffle 5K
8:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT

The Marietta Shamrock Shuffle 5k is a 5k run-walk event commencing and ending in the beautiful Marietta Square on Saturday, March 18, 2017. We encourage runners and walkers of all skill levels to join in on the fun! Proceeds to benefit the Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL).

Participants will receive a free t-shirt along with other goodies that can be picked up the day before the race or on race day. See FAQ for details.


Proceeds will benefit the Marietta Police Athletic League. Marietta PAL’s target population consists of youth who reside within the City of Marietta. PAL currently serves nearly 400 youth annually through existing sports, recreation, mentoring and education programs.

About Marietta PAL
The Marietta chapter of the PAL program began in 2007. This international program is designed to utilize sports as a basis for positive interaction between police officers and kids and supporting good decision making. Learn more at

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Costume Contest

Fun prizes for coming dressed up in your St. Patrick's Day costumes:

  • Most spirited St. Patty's Kids (for those 12 & under) - prizes for the top 3
  • Most convincing leprechaun
  • Best Wearin' O' the Green
  • Best Dressed Team (groups of 3 or more)

There are several free parking options around the Marietta Square:

Downtown Parking Map (PDF)
Interactive Downtown Directory & Parking Map


Timing & Qualification

The Marietta Shamrock Shuffle 5k is on a USATF certified course (#GA10903WC) and we are an official AJC Peachtree Road Race qualifying event!

Timing provided by: Georgia Runner



Awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place overall male and female. Also, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd awards will be given in the following age groups: 12 and under; 13-18; 19-30; 31-40; 41-55; 56 and over.


Photos of the race courtesy of EV Photography.

Race Schedule

Here is the schedule for race-day:

  • 6:30am - Registration/Packet pickup begins
  • 7:15am - Pre-race music warm up begins
  • 7:50am - Pre-race announcements
  • 8:00am - Race start
  • 9:00am - Race Awards/Costume Contest Awards
Onsite Registration

Online registration will close at 11:59pm on 3/16/17, but onsite registration will be available Friday during packet pick up and beginning at 6:30am on Saturday on the Marietta Square.
T-shirts cannot be guaranteed for onsite registrations.

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