TDOC To Host 3rd Annual 5K Walk/Run At The Historic Tennessee State Prison

Friday, March 18, 2016 | 08:21pm

As a part of our ongoing effort to support Governor Bill Haslam’s Healthier Tennessee Initiative, the Tennessee Department of Correction will hold its 3rd Annual 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, May 14th, 2016.  The event will take place at the historic Tennessee State Prison, giving participants a rare, up-close look at the landmark which has been the setting for movies including The Green Mile and The Last Castle.

Registration is open to the public with 100% of the proceeds going directly to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee.   Pre-registration is $25 per participant.  Registration the day of the event is $30.

Immediately following the 5K, participants can enjoy family friendly activities.   Participants are welcome to bring handheld cameras to photograph the prison.  Please, no pets.

Save yourself time and money the day of the race!  Pre-register online here, and pick up your packet the day before the race! 


Friday, May 13th, 2016, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. - Packet Pickup for Pre-Registered Participants

Saturday, May 14th, 2016, 7:15 a.m. - Day Of Registration & Packet Pickup

Saturday, May 14th, 2016, 8:30 a.m. - 5K Begins


All events including Friday packet pickup will be held at the Tennessee State Prison,100 Bomar Blvd., Nashville, TN 37219