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2nd Annual Dahlonega Firecracker 5K/10K

Starts Location Fees
Wednesday, July 04, 2012
7:30 am race start
North Georgia College & State University
82 College Circle
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Contact Information:
Event Organizer Website
5K/10K...$30, Fun Run...$15

2nd Annual event with new things for 2012...Great Custom Awards, great shirt, great festival afterwards. Com celebrate the 4th of July in the North Georgia Mountains

Visit the Event Organizer's Website

Additional Information

Event Overview

After you finish the race, we're going to start the party early. You can bring the entire family to cheer you on, or let them participate too. There's a 10K, 5K, and a Fun Run for the kids. We'll have games and booths at the finish for you to enjoy until the rest of the City get's their activities going: Car show, parade, tons of activities, and an amazing fireworks display to finish the night.

New for 2012

Technical shirt option, Modified courses with more volunteers, new timing, more after race festivities, and a FUN RUN.

Event Schedule

Tuesday July 3...Early packet pickup at Dahlonega Chamber of Commerce 11:00 am - 6:00 pm. Wednesday July 4...6:30 am packet pick up; 7:30 am 5k/10k start; 9:00 am Fun Run Starts


Awards in both races...Overall Male & Female, Overall Masters (40+) Male & Female, 5 year age groups starting at 10 & under through 65+. Top 3 finishers in Fun Run receive awards.

T-shirt & goodies

All participants registered by 6/25 are guaranteed your choice of a Cotton or Technical shirt. All registrations afterwards will receive a cotton shirt on a 1st come 1st serve basis. All Fun Run participants will receive a cotton shirt. We'll also have some great goodies and American Flags for everyone.

Fun Run

The Fun Run will be for kids of all ages...it's non timed, and all registered participants will receive a cotton t-shirt and the same finish line goodies as the 5k & 10k. If you want to run with your kids, your welcome to do so, but no shirt or goodies unless you register.

Late Registration & Day of Registration

Late registrations are welcome, shirts will be 1st come 1st serve. Registrations on July 3rd or 4th will be $5 additional.

Event Cap

All races combined will be capped at 1000...REGISTER EARLY!