Frequently Asked Questions For Atlanta, GA

What are the Covid Safety Measures?

Based on the guidelines provided by the CDC and government officials, we are adhering to specific policies to ensure the safety of all participants, volunteers and staff. 

*Participants who have received the COVID-19 vaccination will not be required to wear a mask.

*Participants who are not vaccinated should wear a mask while not running or walking.

*ALL Participants should bring their own hydration and hydration systems for the course.  There will be 4 water stations on the course.

*Everyone should maintain social distancing throughout the event.

Safety is always our number one concern.  Therefore, we ask that everyone, regardless of their vaccination status, practice safe social distancing and wear masks. 

Our Race Crew will be wearing masks during the event.

Thank you for helping in ensuring the safety of us all as we continue to work together to stop the spread of COVID-19!

What is the date of the event?

Sunday, October 31, 2021

Where is the Start/Finish location?

The start Area is at Piedmont Park, Charles Allen Drive off of 10th Street.

Is there Parking?

There is parking at the parking deck off of Monroe. 
This pic is how to get to start from parking deck. 

Are there time limits for this race?

The time limit for the Half Marathon is 4 hours. For the 5K the limit is 1 hour.

Is there any finisher recognition?

We provide a Halloween themed finisher medal for every participant.

Are there any awards?

Overall awards will be presented to first, second and third place male and female winners for the Half Marathon & 5K.

Age group awards will be presented in all divisions, to the first place male and female winner only for both the Half Marathon & 5K. And of course will have costume prizes.

Awards will be determined in accordance with USATF Rules. Overall awards will be determined by gun time while age group awards will be determined by your Net Time.

What hotels are there?

There are many hotels to choose from within the vicinity of Piedmont Park

Can I wear headphones during the race?

Yes, our race does allow this, but we accept that you keep the volume at a level where you are aware of your surrounding and can hear directions from volunteers and police officers along the course.

Is your race certified?


Will there be medical support?

Yes, there will be one medical station at the finish line and two additional stations along the course.

Will there be water stops?

As we have had to make changes and provisions in our lives due to the Pandemic, we ask that you Please bring your own hydration and hydration systems. We will have 4 water stops on the Half Marathon course to replenish along with electrolytes. We are proud to announce that Century 21 is back to provide water at the finish area!

Will there be timing chips/numbers?

Yes, there will be both. Each participant will receive a Halloween themed bib number. The timing chip will be affixed to the back of the Bib.

Will there be bathrooms?

Yes, Bathrooms on site and on the course.

Is there a place to get my gear after the race?

Yes, there will be a gear check at the Start/Finish area.

Are wheelchairs and walkers allowed on the course?