Cobb County Government

Discounted registration open now for Cobb Make-a-Wish 5K

Help make the wishes of local children with life-threatening medical conditions come true by participating in the 18th annual Cobb County Make-A-Wish 5K. Saturday, Oct. 6. The race will be held on the historic Marietta Square and registration is open now at
This is an official AJC Peachtree Road Race qualifying event. Pre-registration is $30 for a timed walk/run, $25 for untimed and $10 for children 6-12 years old. After Sept. 21, fees will increase $35 for a timed walk/run and $30 for untimed. "Phantom runners" who want to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation and participate in spirit pay $25. Teams of 10 or more pay $25 for timed and $20 for untimed each. To pre-register, visit and click on "Active Works." All registered participants will receive a commemorative T-shirt. Proceeds from the 5K help grant the wishes of children in Cobb County who have life-threatening medical conditions.