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.
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.
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
Carroll County Mental Health Advocates are gearing up for Mental Health Awareness Month in May. We will host the second annual community event, “Miles for Mental Health – Running Over the Hurdles Together” 5k and 1-mile Fun Run on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at The Greenbelt at Hobbs Farm, 1147 Rome Street, Carrollton. There will … Continue reading Miles for Mental Health Fun Run and 5K
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
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
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
This 5K raises awareness and funds for the THS Homeless Resource Bridge. Event starts and finishes at City Station on Maple Street in Carrollton.
West GA Technical College Foundation’s Heroes for Hope 5K run raises money for Hope for Tomorrow Scholarships. This GreenBelt event starts and finishes at Hobbs Farm Park on Rome Street in Carrollton. Registration starts at 7am, race starts at 8am. Awards will be given after the last runner crosses the finish line.
Carroll County Mental Health Advocates’ fundraiser 5K begins at the Target Trailhead of the Carrollton GreenBelt, goes to Laura Park and returns to Target.7:30-8:30 am: Set Up8:30 am: Registration9 am: 1 Mile Fun Run9:30am: 5K10:30-11:30am: Refreshments, Award Ceremony, DJ, Wrap Up