Participate in the 17th Annual Adams Realtors RUN FOR THE PARK, sponsored by Adams Realtors, Grant Park’s premiere real estate company. The event, part of the weekend long Grant Park SUMMER SHADE FESTIVAL,includes a 5K Race & Kids Tot Trot. All proceeds benefit the Grant Park Conservancy and its efforts to restore Atlanta’s oldest park.

About the Race

Distance: 5K and Tot Trot

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Date:  August 24, 2019

Location: Atlanta, Georgia – Grant Park

Contact Information

Lauren Alexander


7:00 a.m. — Race Day Registration and Packet pick up starting at near the Zoo Atlanta entrance.

8:00 a.m. — 5K race beings.

8:45 a.m. — Tot Trot

Entry Fees

— Early Registration (before August 19) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $25.00

Late registration (after August 19) and Race Day Registration . . . . . . . . . . $30.00

Tot trot for kids 5 & under . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FREE

Race takes place rain or shine. No refunds.

Ways to Register

Download printable race application

– MAIL – Select “Cash/Check” option and print registration when complete. Make checks payable to RUN FOR THE PARK and mail to: Adams Realtors | 458 Cherokee Avenue | Atlanta, GA 30312 through Aug. 19

Online at Races Online

– On-site registration at Adams Realtors through Aug 23rd

– In store at Phidippides Ansley Mall through Aug 19th | 1544 Piedmont Ave NE #119 | Atlanta, GA 30324 | 404.875.4268

-Race Day – On-site until 15 mins prior to race start. This is a hard stop, if you plan to register race day, please arrive in time for processing.

Register Early – Race is limited to the first 1000!


Start & finish at the main entrance to Zoo Atlanta (Cherokee Ave & Augusta Ave).

To view the race course click here.

USA Track & Field certified course – Peachtree Road Race Qualifier


Awards to overall male and female, Masters male and female, and 3-deep in each age group,

10 & Under 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59,
60-64, 65-69, 70 & Over. Awards for Stroller Stroll to the first male & female strollers.


The printable results kiosks are back by popular demand! Enter the results tent after crossing the finish line to see your time, pace and rank on scrolling screens as the race progresses. Walk up to our kiosks and print your results as well, including time, pace, rank and age group placing! Video results will be uploaded to your personal page the day after the event.

Fun Stuff 
  • 100% Cotton T-shirts
  • Come & enjoy a FREE cold adult draft beverage at Dakota Blue courtesy of Bill Adams & Adams REALTORS!
  • All participants 21 and older with a valid ID and race bib eligible to enjoy a FREE cold adult draft beverage courtesy of Bill Adams & Adams REALTORS immediately following the Awards Ceremonies at Dakota Blue, next to Adams Realtors.
  • Enjoy discounted brunch (coupon will be in your race bag).
  • Then plan on enjoying the sites & sounds of the Summer Shade Festival!


South of the City

Take I-75/85 North to Fulton St exit. Turn right at top of exit ramp. Go to first traffic light and turn right at Olympic Caldron. Go to next intersection (Georgia Avenue) and turn left. Georgia Avenue will end at the entrance to the park (approximately one mile).

East of the City

I-20 West to Boulevard exit; turn left at top of exit ramp; go to third traffic light and turn right in to parking area.

West of the City

I-20 East to Boulevard exit; turn right at top of exit ramp; go to second traffic light and turn right in to parking area.

North of the City

I-75/85 South to I-20 East; take first exit – Boulevard/Cyclorama/Zoo; turn right at top of exit ramp; go to second traffic light and turn right into parking area. The parking area is situated on a hillside with four levels for parking. If you are bound for the Zoo or Cyclorama, follow the walking path down the hill and turn left at the bottom of the hill.


Buses serving Grant Park include #97(pick up at Five Points Station or at the north end of Centennial Olympic Park), #197 (Transfer at King Memorial Station), #32 (Pick up at King Memorial Station) Contact MARTA for schedule information or 404-848-4711.


One parking lot is located on Boulevard (approx. 425 spaces) and one lot is located on Cherokee Avenue (approx. 375 spaces). Parking is also available on streets bordering the park. Please observe speed limits around the park and inside the park. Never park on grass or turf areas, sidewalks or areas not clearly marked for parking.

Please note, while visiting the park we ask that you remain on the walking path and not walk through planting beds.

Always park in marked spaces. Never park on grass or turf areas, on sidewalks, or areas posted, or where there is no clear indication of marked parking. Violators are subject to ticketing and towing.

Beautiful T shirt with historicGrant Park colorful design—