Adventure in the Ocoee Region

Adventure seekers from all over the world come to Southeast Tennessee for the best whitewater rafting around! See where the 1994 Altanta Olympics held the whitewater rafting events in nearby Polk County, TN. 

Click here for a list of rafting outfitters!

Dining for all tastes

You're sure to work up an appetite during the Cleveland Half Marathon & 5k, whether your running the race or are part of a cheer squad. Cleveland has some of the best dining around! Be sure to check out the many locally owned restaurants and bars while you're in town.

Click here for a list of restaurants.

History was made here.

From the Cherokee to the Civil War, Cleveland is rich with history. Take an afternoon to visit some of the many historic sights in our area, like Red Clay Historic State Park, or take a self guided historic walking tour of downtown Cleveland. Cleveland is also home to the Museum Center at Five Points, whose mission is to "tell the store of the Ocoee Region."

Stay the night

After a hard run race and a day of shopping and dining, spend the night of one of the area's great lodging accommodations. Click here for our list of local partner hotels offering a special "Cleveland Half Marathon" rate to participants and their families! 

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