The Vinings Rotary charity race pays no salaries to maximize the dollars going to charity. Because of runners support last year, Vinings Rotary gave $85,000 to charities.

Several Ways to Register

1. Online:To register online, visit or click on the Registration Button on the right after the Friday before Memorial Day. The field is limited to 2,000 runners. Register early!

2. In Person at West Stride.  To register in person, visit West Stride running store by 5 p.m., Monday August 7. West Stride accepts cash or credit cards.  View WebsiteWest Stride running store (Houston’s Shopping Center) 3517 Northside Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30327 404.467.1010.

3By Mail:  There is NO “By Mail” Registration.

4. Friday Package Pick Up registration:  The Friday before the race package pick up is from 10:30 AM to 6:30 PM at West Stride. You can also register at that time. The cost is $40.

5. Race Day Registration: 5K Race Day Registration will begin at 7 a.m. at the Printpack Building. Cost is $40.  The 1K Run and Dog Dash registration begins at 8:15 a.m. at Vinings Jubilee. See FAQ page for why Race Day registration is open even if race is closed out.


Cost of Registration

Entry Fee for 5K

  • Entries received through July 12th – $25.00
  • Entries July 13th through July 31st – $30.00
  • Entries Aug 1st to sold out date- $35.00
  • Unlimited Race Day Registration – $40.00. See FAQ page for details.

Entry Fee for 1-Kilometer Run and 1K Dog Dash – Open Through Race Day

  • Entries through August 7th- $20.00
  • Race Day Registration at Vinings Jubilee – $25.00

Fee for Phantom Runner

You can support the Vinings Down Hill 5K charities by becoming a Phantom Runner. If you register by July 31st we will send you the official race day t-shirt or hat before August 31st. The fee is $30.00.

  • $30.00
  • We will mail Phantom t-shirts before August 31st