Location & Start Time

Saturday, August 26, 2017
The Kirkwood Neighborhood is located in Greensboro between Cornwallis, Lawndale and Cone. Please park on Brookside Drive between the 900 and 1100 blocks.

7:30-8:30 a.m. – Check-In
8:30 a.m. – Kids Dash
9:00 a.m. – 5K Run/Walk/Push

Participation is open to adults and their children. Participants accompanied by children are responsible for close supervision of children before, during, & after the race.

The Course (subject to change)

- Start Liberty Drive, near Lafayette.
- Left on Hawthorn
- Right on Fernwood
- Right on Dellwood
- Right on Independence
- Left on Lafayette
- Left on Colonial
- Turn around at Dellwood  

- Right on Lafayette
- Right on Independence
- Left on Dellwood
- Left on Fernwood
- Left on Hawthorn
- Right on Liberty
- FINISH LINE! (near Lafayette)


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Packet Pick-Up

Friday, August 25, 2017 (subject to change)

5-7 pm Packet Pickup and Registration (Prices will be race day amount since online registration will be closed) at Kirkwood Park*

Kirkwood is really good at happy hours and block parties!  So when you come to pick up your packet, bring your family and friends and stay for some fun!  Packet pick up will be at Kirkwood Park (right where the race will begin the next day!) 

*If the weather is bad and the happy hour is cancelled, the packet pickup will be held at Fleet Feet, 3731 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro, NC, from 5-7 pm.


Fastest Male, Female, Child
Fastest Stroller Pusher
Fastest Kirkwood Resident
First-time 5K Recognition

Race Day Give-Back


After the Race...

Head to Maxie B’s after the Kirkwood 5K on Saturday, August 26th for a sweet treat! Grab a cupcake for us! 10% of all sales will to go BackPack Beginnings.  Maxie B's is located at 2403 Battleground Avenue in Greensboro.