Sat April 25, 2020 Atlanta, GA US 30313 Directions

420 Fest 5K Road Race

$37 $28 8:30AM EDT Registration Opens October 22, 2019 at 10:00am EDT

Race Day registration and check-in begins at 7:15am at the gold tents listed below. The START/FINISH is in a different location than years past and are both located inside Centennial Olympic Park.  You will only be able to enter the park at the 2 gates shown in map below. We hope you have a WONDERFUL race!

Centennial Olympic Park
170 Andrew Young International Blvd
Atlanta, GA US 30313

Give a new meaning to the term “beer run” by joining us for the annual SweetWater 420 Fest 5K on April 20, 2019 at 8:30 AM at Centennial Olympic Park!

That’s right, the annual SweetWater 420 Fest 5K is back right here in the heart of Atlanta. Grab a beer immediately after the race (drink ticket redeemable for beer–21+ only–or soft drinks/bottled water)… So jump on it ‘cause the number of entries for this year’s race is limited and may sell out quickly. Be sure to see the world class lineup for this year’s festival and score your discount code for $5 off your festival wristband with your 5K registration here: 

SweetWater 420 Fest 5K is a USATF Certified race and is a Peachtree Qualifier.

Referral Program
Take advantage of our new referral program, powered by RunSignUp, and race for FREE! When you register for the SweetWater 420 Fest 5K race, you'll receive a special link to share on Facebook and Twitter. When five of your friends use that link to register you'll get a refund of your entry fee credited back to the card you used to register for the race**.

It's super easy to join the program, just follow the steps below.

1.     Register for SweetWater 420 Fest 5K at

2.     Check your confirmation email or your RunSignUp account page to get your custom link. It will also ask you to share to Facebook when completing registration.

3.     Share your link with the world!

**If registering for the 5K at TicketFly with a festival package you will be refunded after the event to the card you used when purchasing.

Race Contact Info

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

All participants receive
  • Racing bib equipped with Bib Timing Chip
  • A premium quality, environmentally-sustainable t-shirt (*size guaranteed if registered by 4/9/19*)
  • Water & refreshments along route and at finish line
  • A complimentary SweetWater draft beer ($9 value) or soft drink at the post race party (must be redeemed before gates open at 11:00 am)
  • Be sure to see the world class lineup for this year’s festival and score your discount code for $5 off your festival wristband with your 5K registration 

To interactive map of race route with elevations, click HERE. USATF Certified Course #GA19014DJ

Your time from this race can be used to qualify for the Peachtree Road Race!

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

  • Overall Male & Female
  • Masters Male & Female
  • Top 3 Male & Female in the following age groups: 9 & Under, 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 & over.
Bag Policy

Please note for the safety of all of our guests, and per Centennial Olympic Park security policy, you are allowed to bring your belongings in your pockets, in a clutch roughly the size of your hand, or in a clear bag no larger than 17x13x9. All bags are subject to be searched. Exceptions will be made for medical or nursing necessary bags, but will still be subject to inspection. Hydration packs that fit within the size limit above are permitted as long as no liquids are inside upon arrival. Please make note and pack accordingly, no storage will be available on-site for prohibited items.

Packet Pick-Up

Packet pick-up is available on Wednesday (4/17) & Thursday (4/18) from 12pm-7pm at Road Runners Sports in Buckhead | 3756 Roswell Rd NE | Atlanta, GA 30342.


Parking is very limited. Be green! Remember MARTA is smarta. Simply take the West Line to the Philips Arena/Dome/GWCC Station (W-1), or take the North Line to Peachtree Center (N-1), and follow the signs to Centennial Olympic Park.