A Dancer's Heart 5K Run/Walk/Dance

Jun 10
Hosted by:A Dancer's Heart, Inc.
June 10, 2017 at 8:30am to
June 10, 2017 at 11:00am
Oakhurst Elementary School map 175 Mead Road Decatur, GA 30030
Goal: $15,000
$3,818 4 25% Complete

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Online Registration is Now Closed -Please come join us and register onsite at the Race!


A Dancer's Heart, Inc. WALK - RUN- DANCE 5K

New Location, New Route in the historic Oakhurst district of Decatur, GA!


 A Dancer’s Heart, Inc. invites you to come out and run, walk, and dance to help inspire excellence and success in the lives of young women.  This is a family friendly event and will provide lots of fun for the young and the young at heart! Kids Corner with games and face painting!

Special Guests: The Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders will be there to cheer race participants and for photo opportunities!

ALSO, this year run, walk or dance to celebrate the memory of a loved one! Special butterfly release at the end of the awards cermony to honor those gone too soon!

7:15am - Registration

8:30am - 5K Walk/Run -Come run or walk in your favorite Tutu! 

9:00am -  Zumba and Line Dance Session 

9:15am - Kiddie Fun Run! (Ages 4-8)

10:00am - Awards Presentation

10:20am - Butterfly Release (in memory of loved ones)

Note: T-Shirt Not Guaranteed if registering after June 1, 2017. Dogs NOT allowed at this event. Strollers welcome!

Proceeds from A Dancer’s Heart, Inc. 5K go to the Imani Thompson Twine Memorial Scholarship Fund (Benefitting the Decatur Educational Foundation and Ballethnic Dance Academy), leadership, healthy living and life skills programs for girls and young women.  To find out more information visit the facebook.com/adancersheartinc or www.adancersheart.org

Online/Pre-Registration is open up to 48 hours before race time.  Race Day registration is also available; however, the ticket cost will increase to $35 on the day of the race. Registrations after June 1 are not guaranteed t-shirt.


If you would like to volunteer or if you are interested in becoming a sponsor for A Dancer’s Heart, Inc. 5K event, please email Stephanie at:stephanie@adancersheart.org.

A Dancer’s Heart, Inc. was established to honor the life of Imani Thompson Twine, a member of the Decatur High School Class of 2011, a rising senior who passed away from a heart infection in 2010.

A Dancer’s Heart, Inc’s goal is to promote the qualities that embodied Imani’s life: leadership, academic excellence, perseverance, maturity, compassionate love for others, and the ability to impact people of all backgrounds, ages, races and cultures.

The Dancer's Heart 5K Run/Walk/Dance is a proud partner of the Team Decatur Race Series!





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