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Lace up your running shoes for the annual History Hustle 5K to benefit the Bartow History Museum and Rose Lawn Museum. The race is held each May in conjunction with Rose Lawn’s May Market. It begins and ends at Rose Lawn Museum. The race is open to both walkers/runners and people of all ages.

Immerse yourself in the history of Cartersville! This 5K begins at Rose Lawn Museum, a historic Victorian home that once housed the well known evangelistic minister, Sam Jones. The course takes your through one of the historic residential districts in Cartersville, Georgia.

Proceeds from this event will benefit the educational and preservation efforts of the  Bartow History Museum and Rose Lawn Museum.

Event details and schedule

Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Rose Lawn Museum

Registration: 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.

5K Run/Walk Start: 8:00 a.m.

* $25 until 4/26/19
* T-Shirt included

Race Day Registration:
* $30 (on site)
* T-Shirt and size not guaranteed


* Contact Trey Gaines at 770-382-3818 ext. 6286 or
Race Location:
* Start & Finish: Rose Lawn Museum, 224 West Cherokee Ave., Cartersville, GA 30120

Parking will be available: (2 block walk to Rose Lawn Museum)
Civic Center: 435 West Main Street, Cartersville, GA 30120
Courthouse: 135 West Cherokee Avenue, Cartersville, GA 30120

Bibs, t-shirts, and race bags will be distributed at the race.

Additional Information:
Racers are invited to stay for Rose Lawn’s Annual Arts and Crafts Festival following the race. The festival features the works of artists from across the Southeast. For more information, please visit

Your race day T-Shirt will get you into the Bartow History Museum free until 5 p.m. on the day of the race.   The Museum is located at 4 E. Church Street in downtown Cartersville.  For more information on the BHM, please visit

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