Freedom 5K Color Run

Freedom 5K Color Run
Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 9:00 am; Ceremony at 8:30 am
Chilhowie Town Park, 190 Railroad Drive

A 5K run/walk in honor and in memory of our military. There will be a brief ceremony at 8:30 am to kick off this family event. Blue and red color will be added to the white shirts during the run/walk. Shirts will be included for registrations before 7/29/18.

Headphones are permitted on the course. Strollers are permitted but the bridge on the course has stairs. Volunteers can assist with strollers at the stairs. This is a fundraiser for Imagination Library of Smyth County.

Click HERE to view the course which uses the trail at the park twice, starting at the amphitheater.

There are three easy ways to register:

  • Print and mail this completed FORM to: Chamber of Commerce, 214 West Main St, Marion VA 24354
  • Register online through Eventbrite HERE
  • Contact us at or 276-783-3161
  • You can also register the day of the event, but a t-shirt is not guaranteed.

The cost is $25 a person through 7/29/18, which includes a shirt. After 7/29/18, the price is $30 and a t-shirt is not guaranteed. Children under 15 can participate for free, but a t-shirt is not included but can be purchased for $10 each. If you are registering 5 or more people through 7/29/18, the entry fee is only $20. You can also register for both this 5K and our upcoming Assault on Molly’s Knob 5K at Hungry Mother State Park on 10/13/18 for only $40!