Great American River Run
Registration for the 2019 Great American River Run is open. Sign up for either the 5K or half marathon by clicking here.
The race will be held May 25, 2019 and the course will take participants along the banks of the mighty Mississippi River and through downtown Memphis, with live entertainment along the run route. The race culminates with post-race music, food, and beverages on the river bluff. Both races are designed for all levels – from elite athletes to the beginning runner.
- Our post-race party is a great chance to savor downtown Memphis while you enjoy live music, beer and food!
- Every runner who finishes their race will receive a medal.
- Each registrant will be given a soft-style race shirt (pictured below)!
- The half-marathon is scheduled to begin at 7 am CST, while the 5K will take off at 7:30 am CST.
- Race maps for both races can be viewed here but please note that the 2019 routes has not been finalized and could look different.
- Cash prizes are up for grabs at the 2019 race. Complete information will be listed soon.
- This year’s race expo will be held in downtown Memphis on Friday, May 24. Date and time TBD.
We can’t wait to see you this Memorial Day weekend!