Celebrating 50

Check here for exciting updates, news and announcements about the 50th Running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race.

Celebrating Your Race at Ponce City Market

Ponce City Market is excited to celebrate July 4 with all participants of the 50th AJC Peachtree Road Race. Show your race bib on July 4 and all participants get 15% off the following businesses:

  • Amour Vert
  • Archer Paper Goods
  • Batter Cookie Dough
  • Bellina Alimentari
  • Binders
  • Casper
  • City Winery
  • Collier Candy
  • Elk Head
  • H&F
  • Hops Chicken
  • Honeysuckle Gelato
  • King of Pops Beachbar
  • Lily Rain
  • Lou Lou
  • Lucky Lotus
  • MAC Pro
  • Madewell - Participants that visit the store will receive a FREE Bien Fiat Madewell canvas tote
  • Marine Layer
  • Miso Ko
  • Mountain High Outfitters
  • Pancake Social
  • Quick Quick
  • Rhen's Nest Toy Shop
  • Sugarboo
  • Sustainable Home Goods
  • Tap on Ponce
  • Ton Ton
  • Topstitch Studio & Lounge
  • Williams Sonoma

Celebrating Your Race with Atlanta United

Participants and volunteers in the AJC Peachtree Road Race get 25% off the July 7 Atlanta United FC game against the New York Red Bulls. Wear your finisher's shirt to show off your accomplishment!

Purchase tickets here.

Celebrating Your Race with the Atlanta Braves

UPDATE 5/9/2019: Tickets to the Hank Aaron Terrace and Below the Chop for the Atlanta Braves game on July 4 are SOLD OUT.

A limited number of tickets for the Home Run Porch are still available.

The Home Run Porch tickets are dynamically priced, but AJC Peachtree Road Race participants will get the special price of $35 until June 3. This is currently about $20 cheaper than the gate price. Purchase your tickets here.


Congratulations on your entry into the AJC Peachtree Road Race, as it celebrates its 50th Running in Atlanta! Start your 4th of July morning with a historic 10K through the streets of Atlanta followed by a night of cheering on America's team at SunTrust Park when the Atlanta Braves take on the Philadelphia Phillies at 7:20 p.m.

The Atlanta Braves are offering an exclusive deal for all AJC Peachtree Road Race participants to come out and enjoy America's team at SunTrust Park when the Atlanta Braves take on the Philadelphia Phillies at 7:20 p.m. on July 4. Tickets are available in the all-inclusive Hank Aaron Terrace for only $50 (value $84) to celebrate the 50th Running of this holiday tradition. Seating in the Hank Aaron Terrace is first come first serve and includes access to an indoor/outdoor area.

$50 Hank Aaron Terrace Menu Includes:
  • Hot Dogs
  • Nachos
  • Pretzels
  • Popcorn
  • Cookies
  • Peanuts
  • Chips
  • Soft Drinks

Food and non-alcoholic beverages are served from 90 minutes before the game until the end of the 5th inning. There is a cash bar if you want to purchase alcohol.

The Atlanta Braves are also offering another ticket option in the Home Run Porch starting at $35, as long as you finalize your tickets by June 3. After June 3, tickets in the Home Run Porch will be subject to dynamic pricing.

Make plans to stay after the game for 4th of July fireworks!

Purchase your tickets here.

Road to Riches

Runners, take your mark for a chance to win big. The Georgia Lottery is awarding a total of $50,000 at the 50th AJC Peachtree Road Race. The Georgia Lottery announced the Road to Riches promotion as a part of its new partnership with the world's largest 10K, which will be held July 4, 2019.

The Georgia Lottery will randomly select five Peachtree participants to win $5,000 and 50 participants to win $500 after the event's registration closes March 31, 2019. Winners will be notified when they pick up their race numbers at the Peachtree Health & Fitness Expo on July 2 and 3 or when they receive their race number in the mail. These winning participants will find special congratulations messaging on the back of their race numbers. Read more here.

Official contest rules can be found here.

AJC Peachtree Road Race Day at the Atlanta Hawks

We're celebrating the 50th AJC Peachtree Road Race with the Atlanta Hawks on March 31 at their 12:30 p.m. game against the Milwaukee Bucks. It's the last day of member and lottery registration!
The Hawks are offering an exclusive ticket package that includes:
- $10 food and beverage credit with purchase of a game ticket
- Access to a post-game on-court group photo
- Hawks fanny pack*
*Limited to the first 200 people that show their AJC Peachtree Road Race registration confirmation at the game. Details on where and when to redeem this fanny pack will be announced closer to game day.
Be sure to wear your favorite Atlanta Track Club gear!
Onsite registration for the 50th Peachtree will also be available.
Note: You do not have to be registered for the Peachtree to purchase game tickets.

AJC Peachtree Road Race T-Shirt Contest

One of the most celebrated aspects of the AJC Peachtree Road Race is the finisher's T-shirt. Since its inception at the second running of the race in 1971, the T-shirt has been highly coveted by those who complete the race (and in the early years, it was limited to only the top finishers). For the 50th Running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race, we invited some well known Atlantans and Atlanta institutions with ties to the race to design and curate a design. Atlanta Track Club and the AJC will make a $5,000 donation to the non-profit of the winning designer/curator's choice.

Public voting to determine the winning design takes place on www.AJC.com/peachtree from March 1 until March 31. Limit one vote per day. The winner is not announced until the finish of the race on July 4, 2019.

The Peachtree 50

The Peachtree 50 is a collection of 50 stories spanning 50 weeks that will celebrate a different aspect of the race's history, legacy and importance to the city. The stories will be published every Thursday through July 4, 2019 at Peachtree50.com

Runway to the World

This year, anyone who registers for the AJC Peachtree Road Race or the AJC Peachtree Road Race Lottery will entered to win a trip for two to Seoul, South Korea in March of 2020. The trip includes two round-trip tickets on Delta, four nights in a hotel and entry into the Seoul Marathon. The winner will be announced at the Delta Runway to the World VIP Dinner on July 3, 2019. Rules and regulations here

50 Years of the Peachtree presented by PNC Bank

Atlanta Track Club is proud to unveil 50 Years of The Peachtree presented by PNC Bank. This traveling exhibit highlights the history, people and legacy of the AJC Peachtree Road Race over the course of the past five decades.

This 20-foot long by 20-foot wide museum-quality display features highlights from every running of the iconic July 4 Atlanta event, memorable finisher's shirts and memorabilia including the first winner's trophy and the original finish line tape. There is also an eight-foot tall representation of the 50th AJC Peachtree Road Race logo.

Featured Schedule:
Ponce City Market: March 18-March 31
Atlanta History Center: May 1- June 24
Georgia World Congress Center: June 24-July 1
Peachtree Health & Fitness Expo: July 1-July 2

Event Record Bonuses

The AJC Peachtree Road Race will award up to $200,000 in bonus prize money to athletes who break an event record at the race's 50th Running on July 4, 2019, Atlanta Track Club announced today. Any male or female winner of the footrace or Shepherd Center Wheelchair Division who tops the best times in their division will be awarded - on top of prize money - a $50,000 bonus in honor of the 50thRunning. Click here for more details.