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October 21, 2023

Miles for Smiles 5K

Burnt HIckory Baptist Church • 5145 Due W Rd., NW Powder SpringsGA  30127 Organized by Five Star NTP

About this event


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties presents the 2023 “Miles for Smiles” 5K Race, a fundraiser event to benefit the Sunshine Kids. The event will take place on October 21st, at Burnt Hickory Baptist Church, Powder Springs, GA. Let’s raise some money to help support kids with cancer!

Event details and schedule







Preview Registration (ends 6/17):

  • 5K:  $30
  • 5K-No Swag:  $25
  • Virtual 5K:  $25

Early Bird Registration (ends 7/22):

  • 5K:  $32.50
  • 5K-No Swag:  $27.50
  • Virtual 5K:  $27.50

Regular Registration (ends 9/30): 

  • 5K:  $35
  • 5K-No Swag:  $30
  • Virtual 5K:  $30

Late Registration (ends 10/20):

  • 5K:  $40
  • 5K-No Swag:  $35
  • Virtual 5K:  $45

Day of Registrations are welcome for an extra $5 ($45).  Race Shirt (and sizes) are guaranteed to all participants registered by 9/30.  All registrations afterward will receive a shirt while supplies last.


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties:    


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties is a full-service real estate brokerage with 26 offices and 1,500+ associates servicing the Metro Atlanta and surrounding areas with our signature quality care and excellence. We are one of the largest and most successful real estate organizations in the country, and have been recognized as one of the most respected and admired companies in the world. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is the largest residential real estate company in the nation (by transaction sides).

Sunshine Kids:

The Sunshine Kids is a non-profit organization dedicated to children with cancer. Established in 1982, we are committed to providing positive group activities and emotional support for young cancer patients. The Sunshine Kids provides a variety of programs and events, free of charge, for Kids who are receiving cancer treatments in hospitals across North America.


We've got a great shirt for registered participants, guaranteed with registrations by 9/30.

Great Custom award medals in both races as follows:

  • Top 3 Overall M/F
  • Top 3 Overall Masters M/F (40 years+)
  • Top 3 Overall Grand Masters M/F (50 years+)
  • Top 3 Overall Senior Masters M/F (60 years+)
  • Top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 80+.  

Can't make it out to the event site on race day?

Still want to participate or support the cause and have a shot at an award? Or, maybe you saw the shirt and said:  "Sweet...I want one!"  Then, the virtual race is for you.  Run when & where you want, just submit your time by end of Race Day.  We'll ship out virtual packages the Monday after event date! *Shipping available for continental US only.

New to Virtual Running?  Here's how it works:

Step 1

Get excited, grab some friends & pups to join you!  Sign up, and register for the Miles for Smiles Virtual 5K!,

Step 2

Download your Custom Digital Bib below; (not required)!  Hydrate, grab your buddy & pup (or not), and get ready to get moving!

Step 3

Get out there and run or walk! You can run at the park, your favorite route in your neighborhood; anywhere you want.   Please remember to be safe!

Step 4


If you like, share your distance, a selfie, or a picture along your race route, and use the hashtag #MilesForSmiles5K #fivestarntp. #fivestarrunning

Step 5

Submit your results directly on RunSignUp.com through your Profile or registration.

You can submit your race time HERE on the Virtual Results page anytime through end of day 10/21/23.

Step 6

View your Virtual Results HERE Monday after the Event Date.


We're in North Georgia, and there's not much that anyone can call flat & fast.  So yes, there are some hills, but it's nothing crazy, and you'll be so busy having fun, that you won't even notice.  



Running is more F-U-N together, even if we're far apart! 

Grab your friends, co-workers, neighbors or family, and participate as a TEAM.  Your TEAM can be local or across the states; virtual participants will have their shirts shipped!  *Teams of 5 or more receive discounts off their registration, discounts below. 

  • 5+:      $2.50 off
  • 11+:    $3.75 off
  • 21+:    $5.00 off
  • 51+:    $6.25 off
  • 100+:  $7.50 off

You'll also get some great swag for getting others out to race with you!  Check it out below!




All participants will automatically qualify for (1) FREE entry into one of the 2023 Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trots. See event website

Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the Championships held on January 7, 2024. The number of spots available is based on the total registration.  See event website


Our events are designed to be fun for the entire family. With that in mind; any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be immediately disqualified, asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

All registrations are final. There are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.

Event will take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel for the safety of the participants; there are no refunds in this case.

Participants that do not show up to race/event forfeit their right to any swag.

No COVID-19 Refunds.  If unforeseen circumstances arise due to COVID-19, including any Federal or State Health Emergency, refunds will not be provided.  The event will go 100% Virtual & shirts will be shipped to participants.


September 30th

  • Deadline for guaranteed shirt in your size

October 21st

  • 7:00 AM - Race Day Pickup and Registration opens
  • 8:00 AM - Race Starts


Burnt HIckory Baptist Church

5145 Due W Rd., NW Powder SpringsGA  30127

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