Azalea Trail Run #46

Mobile, AL

Azalea Trail Run #46


Mobile's Azalea Trail Run 46 years running the streets of Mobile at its blooming best - join us!

The Azalea Trail Run offers USATF certified 10K and 5K race courses, plus a 2K Fun Run/Walk. All races start and finish in downtown Mobile. All courses are flat and fast. Water and comfort stations are provided along the courses.

The 10K course will close 2 hours after the race start. Participants that have not completed the race by 10 AM will be asked to move to the sidewalk.

▪ Course Restrictions - For Everyone's Safety! Strollers, baby joggers, roller blades, balls, bicycles, headphones, ear buds and pets are prohibited on the 5K and 10K race courses.  

Team Competition - 10K and 5K Azalea Trail Run encourages friendly team competition in open, corporate, church, school, and military categories.  Each team member resgisters individually and team captains submit the team roster.  Team Captains must complete and submit a team roster by March 15, 2024. Winning teams will receive specially designed awards.

Team Rosters available at:

10K -

5K -

Wheelchairs – 10K only The wheelchair race will be held in accordance to rules set by Wheelchairsports U.S.A.

ATR Expo - two day event with medical and merchandise vendors, free screenings, music, and post-race celebration.

ATR Participant Perks:

  • Registered participants will receive short sleeved race shirts
  • Two day Health and Fitness Expo with merchandise and medical vendors
  • Free skin cancer screenings and cancer prevention information from USA Medical Mitchell Cancer Institute
  • Discounted tickets to the Downtown Cajun Cookoff benefiting the Child Advocacy Center - cookoff taking place in Cathedral Square
  • Recycle your gently used running shoes - tie pairs of shoes together and drop them in the Many More Miles bins in Mardi Gras Park

Event Schedule:

Friday, March 22: Mardi Gras Park (South Royal Street)

Noon until 6 PM - Packet pick-up and registration available. Visit the vendors in the Park

Saturday, March 23: Mardi Gras Park (South Royal Street)

6 AM - 7 AM: Late Registration for 5K and 10K accepted for inclusion in race and award eligible.

6 AM - 9 AM: Packet pick-up and late fun run registration available

Vendors open to visitors

7:45 AM: Opening remarks, National Anthem, and Blessing of the Feet.

7:55 AM: 10K Wheelchair Start (intersection of Government and Royal Streets)

8:00 AM: 10K Race Start (intersection of Government and Royal Streets)

8:20 AM: 5K Start (near intersection of Government and Joachim Streets)

8:30 AM: Post-race celebration begins in Mardi Gras Park

9:30 AM: Fun Run Start (intersection of Government and Conception Streets)

10:00 AM: Awards Presentation - announcement of the top finishers in the 5K and 10K events

11:00 AM: ATR post-race celebration closes


What to do while you are in Mobile, AL:

Within walking distance of downtown....

Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

Mobile Museum of History

Mobile Carnival Museum

The Gulfquest Museum

Art Galleries including, but not limited to,  The Lupercalia Art Societythe Alabama Contemporary Art Center, and the the Sophiella Gallery.

Within 15 miles of downtown....

Mobile Botanical Gardens

USS ALABAMA Battleship Park


The Azalea Trail Run is made possible by the support of our sponsors:





Disclaimer:  The Port City Pacers reserve the right to cancel or postpone the event in the event of severe weather and/or local or national emergency which could threaten the safety of participants, volunteers, and spectators.  No refunds will be granted.