Belk Bowl 5k




Kick off the 2015 Belk Bowl festivities with the Belk Bowl 5K presented by New Balance. Come run or walk the streets of Uptown Charlotte and celebrate with a post-race celebration full of beer, food, and giveaways. Bring your family, friends, and football fans and get ready to run!

December 27th at 2:00 pm


Online Registration – Credit Card Only

You can register online until 11:59pm on Thursday, December 24. Click here for Online Registration.


Race Day Registrations

Opens at 1 pm | Closes at 1:50 pm


Register by Friday, December 11 to guarantee your shirt.  All registrations received after December 11  will receive a t-shirt while supplies last.



All Race Day events will take place on Wells Fargo Plaza/Atrium, 310 S. Tryon Street, which is located on South Tryon Street between Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Third Street.



1:00 pm – Race day registration & packet pickup open

2:00 pm – Belk Bowl 5K presented by New Balance Starts

2:30 pm – Post-Race Celebration Begins

3:15 pm – Belk Bowl 5K awards ceremony

4:00 pm – Belk Bowl 5K Post-Race Celebration ends



The Top 3 Overall Male & Female and Top 3 Male & Female Age Groups will be awarded.  Age groups are as follows: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54. 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Awards will be kept at the Charlotte Sports Foundation for two weeks after the race. Please call (704) 943-3560 to schedule a time to pick up your award.



2:30 pm - 4:00 pm  -  Wells Fargo Atrium

The post party will feature the awards ceremony, food, beverages, DJ, and much more!

Each participant will receive two (2) drink tickets attached to their bib to redeem for alcoholic beverages at the Post-Race Celebration. A valid ID required for proof of age for alcoholic beverage consumption.



You may pick up your race bib and race t-shirt one of following ways:

Saturday, December 26

10:00am – 3:00pm: Run For Your Life |Midtown

901 S. Kings Drive Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28204


Race Day | Sunday, December 27

1:00pm – 1:50pm:  Race Registration

327 S. Tryon Street – At the Registration Tent



Bag Check

The Belk Bowl 5k Staff will be allowing runners to check their bags this year at the check-in/registration tables.

You MUST pick up your checked bags immediately following the race.


Race Results

Results will be posted to 5K page as well as at

Physical postings will occur at the Post-Race Celebration at the Wells Fargo Atrium & Plaza.


Parking Suggestions

Parking is available in several places around the event.

Please visit to find detailed information about parking locations.

Once you're on the website, search the address 310 S. Tryon Charlotte, NC to locate specific parking information. Parking meters will not be in use during the event in the Center City area.