Schedule of Events


Mail-In registration closes @ 11:59pm


Online registration closes @ 11:59pm

Packet Pickups

August 18, 2017, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Packet Pick Up and Registration
Breakaway Running (Germantown)

1223 S. Germantown Rd.

Germantown, TN 38107

August 19, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Packet Pick Up and Registration
Breakaway Running (Midtown)

2109 Madison Avenue

Memphis, TN 38104

Race Day August 20, 2017

Bardog Tavern (Downtown, Memphis)
73 Monroe Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103

  • 7:30am - Race day registration and packet pickup begin
  • 7:30am - Volunteer Check-in begins
  • 8:30am - registration closes
  • 8:30am - Volunteer Check-in closes
  • 9:00am - Race STARTS!
  • 10:00am - Awards Ceremony
  • 11:30am - Post race party closes

8th Annual Monroe Avenue Street Festival

The 8th Monroe Avenue Street Festival will start at 11:30 a.m – 6:00 p.m. This is an addition to the Breakaway-Bardog 5k (9 - 11:30 AM). Events are listed below and please note that all proceeds benefit St. Jude Research Hospital of Memphis.

  • Beer Tent For only $25 you get to taste 25+ micro brewed beers from 11:30 to 6pm. Get Your Ticket Here
  • Dunk Tank will be available all day! Do you have a target in mind? Start saving your dollar bills and practicing your aim, because they’re going down! Aldo, owner of Bardog Tavern is up first.
  • FOOD from Bardog Tavern and other local award-winning restaurants in downtown Memphis (Bardog Tavern, Felicia Suzanne's McEwen's, Aldo's Pizza Pies, etc.)
  • Live Music from 9 am to 5pm, featuring great local Memphis bands to be announced soon.
  • Meatball Eating Contest, also more formally known as “I busted Grandma’s Meatball’s” will begin later in the afternoon. There are 10 spots available to participate in these contest. If you are interested and would like more information, contact Bryan Roberson at
  • Raffle for BIG prizes! Includes, TONS of gift certificates to various local businesses, Kayak, two Fat Tire Bikes, gift cards, running shoes, apparel, and lots lots more (more details coming soon).
2017 Fundraising
Goal: $20,000