A dramatic sunset over the famed Marshes of Glynn in Brunswick, Georgia

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Sunshine Festival 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

  • July 4, 2021
  • Mallery Park
  • 601 Mallery Street, St. Simons Island, GA 31522
  • 7:00 AM

IN-PERSON 5K race along the beautiful oak and Spanish moss-lined streets of St. Simons Island at 7:00 AM!

1 Mile Fun Run for children will be held immediately following the 5K at 8:00 AM.

We are glad to back IN PERSON for 2021! Just like in years past, the Golden Isles Track Club will use the proceeds of this event to support running-related causes in our community, including Girls on the Run; high school track and cross country teams; and local projects that develop and maintain walking, running, and cycling paths in Glynn County.

Awards: Overall, Masters (40-49), Grand Masters (50-59), Senior Grand Masters (60 & over), and top 3 male and female runners in each age group. Age groups - 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over. Award for the largest team.

Packet Pickup and Expo: Saturday, July 3, 2-6 PM at St Simon's Presbyterian Church, 205 Kings Way, St Simons Island.

Start/Finish Location: Mallery Park, Park Avenue, and Mallery Street, 601 Mallery Street, St Simons Island.

Fees include a dry wick short-sleeve T-shirt (youth and adult sizes) or a ladies' tank. Only participants registered by June 24 are guaranteed a shirt.