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Race will start and finish on Peachtree St. near 14th Ave. in front of Colony Square.
Join your fellow parade revelers and runners for the Official 6th Annual St. Patrick's Parade 5K! Run or walk before one of the countries oldest St. Patrick's Parades, the route begins and finishes on Peachtree Road and winds through Midtown, Piedmont Park and finishes on the parade route on historic Peachtree Street! This unique race and lively post race parade is not to be missed.
Again for this year, we are partnering with Colony Square in Midtown (start/finish at large plaza near the location of Peachtree St and 14th Ave.) All finishers 21 and over will receive 1 complimentary draft beer after the race and food specials from Colony Square food trucks. Stick around for the St Patrick's Day Parade and the Luck of the Square (see below)! Free face painting before the parade for kids too!
Colony Square is excited to be hosting our fourth annual Luck of The Square celebration! At the top of the morning (10am), we will send and cheer on hundreds of St. Patrick's Day 5k runners/walkers where the race and starts and finishes at The Square.
Then at 12pm, Midtown goes green for the 138th annual Atlanta St. Patrick's Day Parade. Enjoy our premium parade viewing area on Peachtree Street and all the sights + sounds you'll experience.
After the parade wraps up, The Square becomes the official post-parade and St. Patrick's Day party zone. Experience live musical performances featuring Party Nation, beer and fare, dancing and more shenanigans. Bring your lads and lassies and may the Luck of The Square be with you!
$200 in gift cards from Big Peach Running Co. and Fado Irish Pub
CREATE A TEAM! Largest team (online registrants only) will recieve a $50 gift card for Fado! Make sure to select Create a team or Join a team when registering!
All finishers receive a special St. Patrick's Parade Bling! We promise it'll be nice, shiny and metallic for 2020!
Age group award winners, 3-deep M/F: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+. $100 Big Peach gift cards for top Male/Female winners and $25 for top M/F Masters (40+) winners.
The 5K is "chip" timed and measured by USTAF standards but not a Peachtree Qualifier at this time.
In addition overall male and female will be able to ride on a float in the Atlanta St. Patrick's Parade!
If interested in being a sponsor please email email@example.com
2019 Finishers Medal and T-shirt! 2020 coming soon!
Where can I pick up my t-shirt and bib# before the start of the race?
Big Peach Midtown 800 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308
Friday March 13, 2020 11am-2pm (in-store promos!)
Colony Square (race start/finish) 1197 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30361
Saturday March 14, 2020 8:30am-10am
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
No. But if you plan to recieve your complimentary beer you must show ID. Don't forgot it race morning!
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
MARTA's Art Center Station is 3 blocks from Colony Square.
Where can I Park?
There is ample underground parking deck at Colony Square. $8 special all day rate for runners. Get your validated ticket at the 5K.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Bring clothes to wear for watching the parade and Luck of the Square Party afterward.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Can I update my registration information?
Yes. By logging in to your registration
There are no refunds or transfers allowed.