We're sorry, but all tickets sales have ended because the event is expired.
  • May 28, 2022
    9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Register Today for the most anticipated running event in the Upstate!

The 9th Annual Take Flight 5k
Let your feet take flight on the Greenville Downtown Airport runway for one of the most unique running experiences and flattest 5k races around.

Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday, May 28, 2022

There will be prizes raffled. All proceeds from the race and any fundraising goes to Runway Park maintenance and improvements.
There is a small ceremony prior to the race to honor our fallen veterans.

Packet Pick up:
Packets need to be picked up on Friday, May 27th 4-7 pm at Runway Café
Last minute packet pickups can be done at 6:30 am on race morning.
Last minute registration is offered at packet pick up times.

Ceremony 7:30 am
5K run 8:00 am
1mile run 9:00 am

Check out the Course Map

Runway Cafe
21 Airport Road Ext.
Greenville, SC 29607

For race or sponsor information contact Robert Hoover
Phone 864-242-4777 or Email: rob@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.