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  • May 29, 2021
    9:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Register today!  Don’t miss the one day of the year when you get to run on the runway. Join us on Memorial Day weekend at the Greenville Downtown Airport.

Register today for the 8th Annual Take Flight 5k to raise money to expand Runway Park!

Participants of all ages will taxi to the runway to be cleared for takeoff.    Join us for Take Flight 5k – 2021.

Saturday, May 29th, 2021

Again this year! Random “Door” Prizes! Participate in the 5k and one of these items might be yours! Check them out!

Packet Pickup:
Packet Pick up will be Friday the 28th from 4-7pm @ the Runway Café and race morning beginning @ 6:30am. If you missed online registration, you can still register at packet pick up!!

Start Time:
8:00am – 5k
9:00am – Kid’s Run

Entry Fee:
5k – $25 until May 25th ($30 after May 25th)
$20 – Active Military/Veteran (Proof of service required at packet pick-up)
Kid’s Run – $10

All registrations are final.  We will not be able to refund registrations, however you may donate your registration to someone else.  Just let us know their information so we can correct it on our list.

Check out the Course Map

Runway Cafe
21 Airport Road Ext.
Greenville, SC 29607

Joe Lanahan – Race Director | Email: Joelanahan@hotmail.com | Phone: 864-303-0744

All proceeds from the 8th Annual Take Flight 5k will raise money to expand Runway Park!

For sponsor information contact Lara Kaufmann: Lara@GreenvilleDowntownAirport.com.



21 Airport Rd Ext, Greenville, South Carolina, 29607


Opened in September of 2010, the Runway Cafe is a unique venue for our American cuisine.  We use only the freshest ingredients in our homemade soups, sandwiches, wraps, salads, burgers, pastas, and much more.  Located on the South Ramp of the Greenville Downtown Airport, you can enjoy fantastic views of the runway from our spacious dining room, large patios, or even from our hangar.