The 15th Annual Butterfly Dreams 5K Run/Walk will be Saturday, September 3, 2022 at 8:00 AM.Online Registration

Come join us for the 15th Annual Butterfly Dreams 5K Run/Walk to be held on Saturday, September 3, 2022 at Briarwood Baptist Church in Watkinsville, GA. The course will wind through the adjacent neighborhood of Northwest Woods. Proceeds from the race will go towards the continued programs of the Butterfly Dreams Farms Therapeutic Riding Program, Inc. and their work with children and adults with special needs, including scholarships.

Location for run: Briarwood Baptist Church, 1900 Robinhood Rd, Watkinsville, GA, 30677 United States (map)


  • Race Day Registration and packet pickup begins at 7AM.
  • 5K starts at 8AM
  • Lap of Love starts before awards ceremony

Costs: Registration for the 5K will be $25.00 prior to
8/15/22 and $30.00 afterward through race day. A family rate of $75.00 will be available for preregistered participants up to a family of 4. $10.00 additional per person thereafter. Mail in or register online. Family registration is available by mail-in only.

Children with Special Needs: Just prior to the awards (approximately 9:00AM) will be our annual Lap of Love for children with special needs served by Butterfly Dreams. All children are invited to run/walk. Registration is $10.00 and all preregistered Lap of Love participants will be guaranteed a shirt and as supplies last on race day. All participants in the Lap of Love will receive a participation ribbon. We encourage everyone to stay and cheer for these wonderful children.

Awards:  Special Wooden Butterfly awards, made in memory of the Chamberlin Family and painted by our friends at OCAF (Oconee County Arts Foundation), will be presented to Overall Male/Female, Masters Male/Female, and top three Male/Female in age groups beginning 10 and under through 75 and over.
All pre-registered participants will be guaranteed a specially designed Butterfly Dreams t-shirt and as supplies last for race day registration

Additional questions: Carole Black at Classic Race Services

We would also like to thank Briarwood Baptist Church for allowing us to use their wonderful facilities, Sandy Parsons for her dedicated assistance, and our incredible sponsors. We appreciate all of our sponsors below. Your generosity was vital to our success, and we hope you will continue to support us in the future.

Platinum Plus
Accounting Payroll Services

Athens Seed
Brad and Lynnanne Baumgardner
Briarwood Baptist ChurchTeam Arlo
Robins Financial Credit Union
The Sholes Center for Women’s Health

Athens Academy
Mar-Jac Poultry
North Georgia Mechanical Services
QCC Properties
Southeast Drone
Superior Car Care
Webber Development and Construction

Alfa Insurance Angela Young Agency
Bar G Horse and Cattle Supply
Chalmers & Kubek South
Christopher Nichols, PC
Classic City Pilot Club
Covered Bridge Equine
Donald Hansford, PC
Eastside Chiropractic
Greg Ware Family Dentistry
Hudspeth Accounting
Industrial Mechanical Inc.
John & Irma Benca
Oconee Well Drillers
Pediatric Partners
Razor’s Edge Concrete Cutting
The Thaxton Team Coldwell Bankers Upchurch Realty
Thomas Eye Center

Mobley Family Dentistry
Oconee Creative Studio
Oconee Vision

Joe Silva – Coldwell Banker Upchurch Realty
Joe Cozart
Mandi Ellis
Weyman Steed