Rosy Cheeks 5K

Riverside Park - Mount Airy, NC

Join the 13th Annual Rosy Cheeks 5K and Mount Airy Police Department Toy Drive sponsored by Mount Airy Parks and Recreation.

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Saturday, December 11th
9:00 AM
Riverside Park
350 Riverside Drive
Mount Airy, NC

5K: $15
Fun Run: FREE
T-Shirt Only Purchase + Toy Donation: $15

*This year's 5K registration includes a Rosy Cheeks long-sleeve, performance race t-shirt. Fun Run t-shirts may be purchased for $15.

All participants are asked to bring an unwrapped toy, gift, or gift card for an elementary school-age, middle school-age, or high school-age child for our Mount Airy Police Department Toy Drive!

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If you can't participate, we will be glad to purchase a toy or gift card on your behalf. Enter a donation in any amount and we'll do the shopping for you!

Make a Donation
Toys will be collected at the race or may be dropped off November 29 - December 3rd at Reeves Community Center, 113 S. Renfro Street, Mount Airy.

Win an award for the best holiday running outfit sponsored by Food Lion of Mount Airy!

  • Adult Male - $50 Food Lion gift card
  • Adult Female - $50 Food Lion gift card
  • Child Male - Food Lion Gift Bag
  • Child Female - Food Lion Gift Bag 

Course Route
The Rosy Cheeks 5K course runs along the Ararat River Greenway. Start just past the Riverside Park trailhead to the 5K turnaround just before the Hwy 89 Business overpass (1.65 miles out). There will signs directing your way along the course. 

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5K Awards

  • Top 3 Male and Female Overall Winners
  • Age Groups: Top 3 Male and Female - 10 and Under, 11-13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Contact Darren Lewis, Director - Mount Airy Parks and Recreation at or (336) 786-8313 with any questions.

When & Where

Dec 11, 2021


9:00 AM

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Early Packet Pickup
Friday, December 10th
12:00 Noon - 8:00 PM
Reeves Community Center

113 S. Renfro Street
Mount Airy, NC

Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup
Saturday, December 11th
7:30 - 8:30 AM
Riverside Park
350 Riverside Drive
Mount Airy, NC
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