Our calendar of events lists outdoor participatory sports throughout Arkansas. Feel free to search through the categories or tags. If you know of an event that is missing, it can be added using the “Post Your Event” button. There is a lot happening so make your plans today.


Apr 28 all-day Bentonville Square
Gold Rush 5k and Fun Run benefiting Bentonville Public Schools Foundation. One of the largest 5k in the state.
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm Little Rock Climbing Center
When spring rolls around it is time for our annual roped climbing competition, Rock Madness. Test your skills on all new routes and stick around after the comp for your raffle to benefit the Arkansas[...]
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am Pulaski Heights Middle School
Panther Prowl 5K, Run like a Panther is Chasing You Race proceeds go to Pulaski Heights Middle School PTSA. Come on out to run, walk or roll for a great school! Budget cuts have left[...]
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am Pulaski Height Middle School
Fun, but challenging 5K through the rolling and scenic hills of Hillcrest! Be Strong. Be a Panther!
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Gregory Park
Please join the Ozark Off-Road Cyclists and fellow trail advocates for a volunteer opportunity at Gregory Park in Fayetteville Arkansas on Saturday Morning April 29th, 2017. We’ll be continuing the construction of a new multi-use[...]
Apr 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Murray Park
The Arkansas 10M Classic will be on April 29th, 2017! We had to move from our normal date because we did not want to have the race on Easter weekend. We hope all of you[...]
May 5 – May 6 all-day Lake Leatherwood Park, Eureka Springs AR
Outback in the Ozarks Pure Trail is a 120 mile Team Running Relay consisting of three single-track trail loops in beautiful Lake Leatherwood City Park outside of Eureka Springs AR. Teams of 4 or 8[...]
May 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm MacArthur Park
  The 10th annual MacArthur Park 5k race is for people of all ages and fitness levels… and dogs too! We will once again host a 3/4 mile “Dog Jog” Family Fun Run inside the[...]
May 6 – May 7 all-day DeGray Lake Spillway Area, Arkadelphia AR
2017 Iron Mt Man will also serve as the USA Cycling Mt Bike Marathon National Championship. Friday 5/5/17 3:00 – 6:00pm Packet pick up and onsite registration (location TBA) 5:00pm Pro Athlete pre race briefing[...]
May 6 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am Conway High School West
The Toad Suck 10K was started by the Conway Kiwanas club in 1982, and run in conjunction with the then new Toad Suck Daze Festival. They conducted the race mostly by themselves for several years.[...]
May 6 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am Christ the King
Time and Place The 5K race will start at 8:00 a.m. followed shortly by the 1 Mile Fun Run on Saturday, May 6, 2017.  The race will begin at Christ the King Ministries Building parking[...]
May 6 @ 8:00 am Veterans Park- Lake Fayetteville
Arkansas Support Network is hosting our 5th annual Moving Together: Walk, Run, Roll on Saturday, May 6 to raise money for ASN’s KidsClub, a summer camp for children with disabilities. Events include chip-timed paved 5k[...]
May 6 @ 9:00 am Lake Poinsett State Park
Spring is here and it is time to put a spring into your step! Join us at Lake Poinsett State Park for the first annual May Shower Trail 5K. Imagine running through the forested ridges[...]
May 6 @ 11:00 am Conway Municipal Airport
The 10th Annual Tour de Toad takes off on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. (10:00 a.m. registration) from the Conway Municipal Airport. An official event of Toad Suck Daze, Tour de Toad raises[...]
May 13 all-day Pinnacle Hill Promenade
Kendrick Fincher Hydration for Life annual Hydration Celebration. 5K Run, 1/2 mile and 1mile Youth Runs, and Toddler Trot (50 yards) Kendrick Fincher Foundation works to Promote proper hydration and prevent heat illness through education[...]
May 13 – May 14 all-day Slaughter Pen Hollow
Northwest Arkansas is considered a premier up and coming mountain biking destination in the country right now. Why? Because the town takes mountain biking seriously and has hired IMBA to design an epic trail system[...]
May 13 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am Conway High School West
Women Run Arkansas Running Club, an RRCA organization, was formed in 2000 in response to the need for a statewide women’s running and walking club. The mission of WRA is to address the special needs of[...]
May 13 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am Murray Park
  Get ready to experience the 4th Annual Peace Love Goodwill 5K/10K/Half Marathon! Join us on Saturday, May 13, 2017, as we celebrate 90 years of changing Arkansans lives with the Peace Love Goodwill run/walk along[...]
May 13 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm Woolly Hollow State Park
The Ugly Gnome AMBCS Cross-Country MTB Race Ender’s Fault Trail, Wolly Hollow State Park, Greenbriar, AR – 2nd Annual race on this fast course. Register for The Ugly Gnome Race Map All Adult Racers Race[...]
May 13 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Mount Magazine State Park
Mount Magazine Trail Run Come join us for the Mount Magazine Trail Run. We’ll start just north of the visitor center (see map below), and hit almost every trail in the park, along with a[...]
May 13 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm Bentonville Square to Fayetteville Square (Razorback Regional Greenway)
Enjoy 30 miles of Razorback Greenway cycling followed by post ride festivities that include live music, community farmer’s markets, refreshments, discounts to square area businesses, bicycle valet, and more! May 13, 2017 — and —[...]
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Two Rivers PArk
Butterfly Swamp to raise awareness about Loeys-Dietz Syndrome and Aortic Dissections This is our third fundraising Butterfly Swamp 5K in honor of our children Katherine and Ryan who died on August 17th 2013 and August[...]
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Wilber Mills Park
Come join us for the trail party at Mills park in Bryant, AR on Saturday, May 13th to develop the only mountain bike trail system between Hot Springs and Little Rock, AR. The trail expansion[...]
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Bobby's Bike Hike
Join Preserve Arkansas for the first ever Most Endangered Places Bicycle Ride on May 18th! Each May, Preserve Arkansas announces a list of historic properties threatened by demolition or neglect around the state. This laid-back,[...]
May 20 @ 7:00 am – 1:30 pm Lizard Creek
Run Lizard Creek 8k Obstacle Run has over 30 obstacles, water, rugged terrain, and PLENTY of MUD. This will be a timed event, but the main thing is to have FUN. There will be an[...]
May 20 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm Lake Sylvia
The 2017 Catsmacker and Kitty Tickler fun run REGISTRATION for Catsmacker WILL OPEN LATER   Bring $3 for parking! Lake Sylvia Park Saturday, May 20, 2017 6:45 Trail briefing, 7:00 am Start Features: Distance: 22[...]
May 20 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am Prairie Grove Christian Church
  Prairie Grove Battlefield Park  SPEEDY SKUNK RUN IS A CHARITABLE EVENT.
May 20 @ 8:00 am Tulsa Police Officers' Memorial
This is the largest fundraiser for the Tulsa Police Officers’ Memorial. Last year we had 380 riders. There are 5 routes; 14, 31, 44, 57, and 67 miles. For speedy riders there is the “Fleeing[...]
May 26 @ 4:00 pm – May 28 @ 12:00 pm
The Great Ozark Open Water Swim Festival NOTE for 2017: Arkansas Masters Swim Club members receive a $20 discount on their entry. Email for more information. Event Description: The Great Ozark Open Water Swim Festival[...]
May 26 @ 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm Spa City Cycling
This is a community biking event…this is not a race. All ages welcome! Come Early! The first 50 riders will receive an official Slow Roll t-shirt. —- SCHEDULE 4:30 PM Round Up Begins 5:30 PM[...]