Great American River Run - May 28, 2017
Memphis in May International Festival announces the return of last year's most exciting new event: Great American River Run Half Marathon and 5K. The event will anchor the festival’s Memorial Day Weekend line-up closing out the month-long civic celebration. Learn more here.
The race will be held May 28, 2017 and the course will take participants along the banks of the mighty Mississippi River and through downtown Memphis, with live entertainment along the run route and culminating with post-race music, food, and beverages on the river bluff. Both races are designed for all levels – from elite athletes to the beginning runner. Finisher medals will be awarded to runners of both races. More information on the 2017 run will be available soon.
We can't wait to see you on Sunday, May 28!
- Beale Street Music Festival
- International Salute To Colombia
- World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest
- Great American River Run
- International Exchange Program
- For Educators