Fifth Annual Youth Track or Treat Run to Benefit the YWCA of Northwest Georgia’s “Sheltering Hands” on October 16th

The YWCA of Northwest Georgia will host the Fifth Annual Youth Track or Treat Run Presented By Team Texaco (located at old 41/Barrett Pkwy) on Sunday, October 16, 2016, at Swift Cantrell Park in Kennesaw. The family friendly event is open to the entire community. Proceeds from the event will benefit the YWCA of Northwest Georgia’s Domestic Violence Shelter, the only one in Cobb County.  Chairing this year’s event are Honorary Chairs, Kennesaw Mayor Derek Easterling and Dawn Easterling, along with Chairs Jodi Martin and Jennifer Johnson-Lynch.

Entry fee for the Youth Track or Treat is $15 per person (Race Day $20).  See website for special pricing for Scouts!  Register online at Online registration closes on Thursday, October 13th at midnight.

Event Schedule

  • 1:30 p.m.        Check-in and late registration
  • 2:30 p.m.        Warm-up & Races
  • 3:30 p.m.        All Awards
  • *Activities open from 1:30 to 4:00

In addition, families may enjoy other activities such as a Home Depot Workshop, Cabela’s Archery, face painting, dance contest and inflatables.  The first race starts promptly at 2:30 PM, with race day check in and registration beginning at 1:30 PM.  Trick or Treating fun will follow the race.  Costumes are encouraged, but optional.

For further information, visit or contact 770-423-3562.  

The named sponsors for this year’s race include: TEAM TEXACO, WellStar Health System, SA White Oil Company, Cobb EMC, Verizon, Genuine Parts Company, Cumberland Diamond Exchange, Home Depot, Holly Enterprises, Orion Racing, Signs by Tomorrow, Andretti Indoor Karting & Games, Ashton Staffing, Bank of the Ozarks, Cabela’s, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Croy Engineering, Costco, 1st Landmark Bank, Fresenius Medical Care, FunFare, Gas South, GDP Technologies, Georgia Power Company, Karate Atlanta Kennesaw, LOUD Security Systems, Moe’s Southwest Grill, Publix, Scoop OTP, SmartBox, The School Box, Wells Fargo Bank, and Taylor Farm Supply, Town Center CID. A variety of sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information visit or contact Hope Felshaw at 770-423-3562.

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