Please join us for the inaugural Book Character Boogie 5K/1 Mile Fun Run/Walk to benefit programs and services for children and families of Tallatoona CAP, Inc. The race will be held on Saturday, September 21 at Ridge Ferry Park in Rome, GA. Dress up as your favorite book character! There will be a costume contest with prizes awarded!

Please join us as we celebrate children and families in Northwest Georgia! Proceeds will allow us to further enhance our service programs, such as Head Start, Early Head Start, Weatherization, Pathways to Empowerment and serve additional children and families in the Northwest Georgia area. The race will start and finish at the center of Ridge Ferry Park near the stage. Enjoy a relaxing, scenic run by the Oostanaula River.

After the race, all runners and fans are cordially invited to celebrate at our ‘Family Day’ in the park. Beginning at 8:30 a.m. and continuing until 2:00 p.m. join us for games, food, food trucks, community resource fair and entertainment.

Please go to to register for the 5K or Fun Run/Walk.