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2021 Atlanta Pride Run 5K...

  • 5K Run:- Run 3.1 Miles
Sunday, June 20, 2021
Start Time
8:00AM EDT
Entry Fee
Piedmont Park
1320 Monroe Dr NE

_ The 2021 Atlanta Pride Run 5K:

The Atlanta Pride Run is excited to return in-person at beautiful PiedmontPark on June 20, 2021!  (Virtual Option Available)  

Race Start 8:00 AM

For over 30 years the objective of the Atlanta Pride Run has been to generate awareness for the LGBTQ+ community in the greater Atlanta area, and to fundraise for much-needed community partners.  With COVID-19 taking its toll on our community over the past year, this mission is more important than ever. 
We invite you to join us this year, and reconnect safely

Event details and schedule



Entry & Registration


In-Person 5K

Preview Pricing (4/1 - 4/30):  $25

Early Bird Pricing (5/1 - 5/31):  $30

Regular Pricing (6/1 - 6/19):  $35

Race Day (6/20):  $40


Virtual 5K (3/26 - 6/17):  $35

All registrations come with a 2021 Atlanta Pride Run shirt guaranteed in your size with registration until 6/13/21.  Afterwards, they'll be while supplies last.


Packet Pickup Options

Early Packet Pickup:

Save time & get some extra sleep race morning by coming out to early packet pickup.  

Date:  Friday, June 18, 2021  4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Date:  Saturday, June 19, 2021  1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location:  Big Peach Running Co. Midtown  800 Peachtree St. NE Atlanta, GA 30308 Tel: 404.602.9903 (1-hour free parking!)


Race Morning:

Check-in will open promptly at 7:00 AM so arrive sooner than later to get your race packets.  Race will start promptly at 8:00 AM.



Course & Timing


The 5K will be on a Certified Course in beautiful Piedmont Park, # GA14059WC


Click here for course map



Awards & Swag

We'll have some awesome medals awarded as follows:

  • Top 3 Overall Male & Female
  • Top 3 Overall Masters (40+)
  • Top 3 Overall Grand Master (50+)
  • Top 3 Overall Senior Master (60+)
  • Top 3 in each age group (10 & under - 75+)
  • Top 3 in Transgender

All regular participants registered by 6/13 are guaranteed a great shirt! Registrations after that will be while supplies last.

Prize to the Top Individual Fundraiser and prizes to the Top Fundraising Team!





How you can maximize your support:


  • Register and run with us!
  • Invite friends and family to join you.
  • If you can't make it, sign up for the Virtual Run
  • Make a donation when you register
  • Fundraise or create a Fundraising Team


Team Fundraising


We are all in this together, so grab your friends and family and register as a team! The top fundraising team will receive a prize, as well as bragging rights!


Individual Fundraising


Participants that fundraise $250 or more will receive a water bottle sponsored by Peach Magazine.  Top fundraising individual will receive a prize, as well as bragging rights!


Virtual Running - How it works and time submission

Can't make it out to the event site on race day?

Still want to participate or support the cause and have a shot at an award? or maybe you saw the shirt and said:  "Sweet...I want one!"  Then the virtual race is for you.  Run when & where you want, just submit your time by end of Race Day.  We'll ship out virtual packages the Monday after event date! *Shipping available for continental US only.

New to Virtual Running?  Here's how it works:

Step 1

Get excited, grab some friends and buddies to join you!  Sign up and register for the Atlanta Pride Run Virtual 5K!

Step 2

Download your Custom Digital Bib!  Hydrate, grab your buddy (or not) and get ready to get moving!

Step 3

Get out there and run or walk! You can run at the park, your favorite route in your neighborhood; anywhere you want.   Please remember to social distance & be safe!

Step 4


Share your distance, a selfie, or a picture along your race route and use the hashtag #AtlantaPrideRun #Reconnect

Step 5

Submit your results directly on RunSignUp.com

You can submit your race time on the Virtual Results page anytime anytime from June 13th until 6/20/2021 11:59 PM.

Step 6

View your Virtual Results on RunSignUp.com's event page Monday after the Event Date.


Parking & Transit

Paid parking is available at the Botanical Gardens/Piedmont Park deck. Street parking is also available in the surrounding neighborhoods; please be considerate!  

The start/finish line is located across from the Greystone.

Be sure to bring water and wear your favorite Pride gear!

Public transit and ridesharing is strongly encouraged.

Piedmont Park is approximately 1.2 miles from the Arts Center or Midtown MARTA rail stations on the Red/Gold lines.


Event Schedule

June 13  11:59 PM - Last day to register to GUARANTEE your shirt size

June 18    4-8 PM   - 1st Packet Pickup at Big Peach Running Co. Midtown  800 Peachtree St. NE Atlanta, GA 30308 Tel: 404.602.9903 (1-hour free parking!)

June 19  1-5 PM     - 2nd Packet Pickup at Big Peach Running Co. Midtown  800 Peachtree St. NE Atlanta, GA 30308 Tel: 404.602.9903 (1-hour free parking!)

June 20    7:00 AM - Check-in & Race Day registration Opens
June 20    8:00 AM - Race Start


Five Star Championships & Turkey Trots

All participants will automatically qualify for (1) FREE entry into one of the 2021 Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trots. See event website

Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the Championships held in January 2022. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...See event website


Event Courtesy & Refund Policy

Our events are designed to be fun 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.

All registrations are final. There are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.

Event will take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel for the safety of the participants...there are no refunds in this case.

Participants that do not show up to race/event forfeit their right to any swag.

No COVID-19 Refunds.  If unforeseen circumstances arise due to COVID-19, including any Federal or State Health Emergency, refunds will not be provided.  The event will go 100% Virtual & shirts will be shipped to participants.


Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://fivestarntp.com.







Other Info

-) 2021 race registration is open • Registration Information 


2019 Results at: active.com 

2012 Results at active.com: Overall / Male / Female / Awards
2011 Results at: active.com
2010 Results at: active.com


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