Race Details

 Rock Creek Park, 

445 Martin Rd, 

Dawsonville, GA 30534

Sat, May 4, 2019

Packet pickup starts at 7:00 pm

Race starts at 8:00 pm

register here


 It's May the 4th, and we're bringing back  the Star Wars theme to the annual Run for Hunger 5K.  We're back at Rock  Creek in Dawsonville, so you're guaranteed a great race time on a flat  out & back course.  

We're bringing out all of our Glow in the  Dark gear, and we'll be lighting up the night for an awesome time.   We'll also have some amazing race shirts and awards for the male and  female Overall, Master's,Grand Master's, Senior Masters, and the Top 3  in all the usual age groups (10 & Under - 75+).  

Registration Fees

 Early Bird...Through 4/4  


5K-No Swag...$20 (no shirt)

Virtual 5K...$25  

Regular...Through 5/3  


5K-No Swag...$22 

Virtual 5K...$25  

Race Day 


5K-No Swag...$25  

Event Beneficiary 

Proceeds  for the 2019 Run for Hunger 5k will go to support The Church @ War Hill  Community Outreach Program. Through the Community Outreach Program,  food is distributed to families in need. The Community Outreach Program  also operates the Grocery Garage which sells groceries at a discounted  price to help with the cost of feeding the average family.  

You can help even more by helping us fund raise.  We'll even refund your entry fee if you can help us raise $200.  

Awards and Goodies

 Awesome race shirts for all participants (guaranteed if you register by 4/28.  

5K Awards as follows: 


Overall M/F Overall Master M/F Overall Grand Master M/F Overall Senior Master M/F Top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under - 75+ 

 All participants will receive FREE entry into the 2019 Five Star Turkey Trot. Top finishers will also earn a qualifying spot in the Five Star 5K Championships to be held in January of 2020 

Running Options

  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 

Can't make it to the event...Still want to support the cause...No Problem.  The Virtual Race Is For You!  Here's how it works:  

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

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 as scheduled rain or shine.  We're sorry but all  registrations are final...there are no refunds, transfers or deferments. We're sorry, but we can not mail or save race shirts or swag that are not picked up  

Event Schedule

 4/28...Deadline to guarantee shirt & size


7:00 pm...Check In & Race Day Registration Opens 8:00 pm...Race Starts