Morningside Mile Race & Block Party

The first ever Morningside Mile Race will take place October 24th at Noon. The 1 mile run/walk will start at the corner of Lanier Boulevard and Virginia Avenue in Virginia-Highland and end at Doc Chey’s at 1424 N Highland Avenue. Registration is $25 and will close at 1000 runners or October 19th, whichever comes first. Each runner will receive a T-shirt and water bottle and there are cash prizes for top runners. Proceeds of the Morningside Mile will benefit the Atlanta Fire Foundation for the restoration of the Virginia-Highland fire station #19, Atlanta’s oldest fire station.

At the Morningside Mile finish line, enjoy a Block Party thrown by the Morningside Village businesses from Noon – 4pm. There will be raffles, live music, artist market, Sumo wrestling competition, inflatables and more.

Get more information at www.morningsidemile.com.