Carrollton Half Marathon 2022

The Half Marathon’s 13.1-mile course starts at Adamson Square, then takes runners through the city and along the shaded, rolling hills of the Carrollton GreenBelt. The route finishes back at Adamson Square. Presenting Sponsor: Tanner Health SystemSponsors: Ozier Apparel, SoleRoots Running Company, Superior Mountain Water, Printers Ale Mfg. Co., Century 21Race Hosts: WGTC, City of … Continue reading Carrollton Half Marathon 2022

Miles for Mental Health Fun Run and 5K

Carroll County Mental Health Advocates present the third annual community event, “Miles for Mental Health 5k and Fun Run” on Saturday, April 30, at The Greenbelt at Hobbs Farm, 1147 Rome Street, Carrollton. Check-In opens at 8:30amMemory Walk/Fun Run begins at 9:30am5k begins at 10amProceeds will benefit the Carroll County Mental Health Advocate programs.$35 RACE … Continue reading Miles for Mental Health Fun Run and 5K

Carrollton Half Marathon 2021

The Half Marathon’s 13.1-mile course starts at Adamson Square, then takes runners through the city and along the shaded, rolling hills of the Carrollton GreenBelt. The route finishes back at Adamson Square.

Red, White, & Blueberry Race

5K and quarter marathon on the Carrollton GreenBelt to support Liberty Eagle Academy’s Scholarship program. Children are welcome and will have an opportunity to race in the annual Tot Trot. Registrants will receive an event t-shirt and a voucher for a blueberry pick time the following Saturday at Muscadine Creek Farm in Franklin, GA.

Carrollton Recertified Bicycle Friendly

The League of American Bicyclists has once again recognized Carrollton as a Bicycle Friendly Community. The city is one of nearly 500 U.S. communities, including 12 in Georgia, recognized for their efforts to create a better and safer atmosphere for bicycling for their residents and visitors. “The 2017 Bicycle Friendly Community award followed the completion … Continue reading Carrollton Recertified Bicycle Friendly

Jeff Repko

‘Runner’ Statue Installed at Library

Art isn’t always found in a gallery, sometimes it needs a bigger space. And what better place for a statue called Runner to be found than outside in the open air, near the Carrollton GreenBelt? Artist Jeff Repko’s colorful structural piece can be found on the Spring Street side of the Neva Lomason Library, a … Continue reading ‘Runner’ Statue Installed at Library

GreenBelt Spur Now Open

A ribbon-cutting ceremony this week marked the opening of the first trail spur connecting the main route of the Carrollton GreenBelt to downtown. “The GreenBelt is a Carrollton treasure,” said Mayor Betty Cason. “We’re so excited to open this spur, which will mean greater access to exercise, health services and the shopping, dining and events … Continue reading GreenBelt Spur Now Open

New Life at Old Airport Trails

The City of Carrollton is partnering with Mountain Bike Atlanta, the local affiliate of the Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association, to build a multi-use trail system near Castle Playground.  “The plan, over the next 12 months, is to renovate up to five miles of the Old Airport Trails,” said Parks Director Kent Johnston. “These trails were … Continue reading New Life at Old Airport Trails

Southern Hills Christian Church 5K

This 5K raises awareness and funds for the THS Homeless Resource Bridge. Event starts and finishes at City Station on Maple Street in Carrollton.