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.


Mar 4 – Mar 5 all-day Downtown Little Rock
LITTLE ROCK MARATHON: Date: March 4-5, 2017 Celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the Little Rock Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and Little Rockers Kids Marathon on March 4-5, 2017! One bodacious race with the world’s[...]
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Woolly Hollow State Park
Women’s Mountain Bike Ride at Woolly Hollow State Park on the Ender’s Fault MTB trails hosted by Dame Shredders. This is our monthly women’s only mtn bike ride! Where: Woolly Hollow State Park, Enders Fault[...]
Mar 11 @ 7:00 am Marion Courthouse
Miles And Love 5K benefit for Mallory Plunkett. Mallory is a St. Jude patient, she had a melanoma brain tumor removed, underwent radiation, and is now at HealthSouth for rehab.
Mar 11 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am Simon Park
  The Chase Race is a unique and fun event. It’s a fast 2 mile championship race for all abilities. So whether you race every weekend or are training for a 5k, this race is[...]
Mar 11 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am Helping Hand Children's Center
Helping Hand Children’s Center is a preschool for children with developmental special needs. We are excited to be hosting our 5th Annual 5k / 2k race. This is a family, friendly race for all ages!
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Camp Robinson Mountain Bike Trails
Arkansas Heels on Wheels along with Central Arkansas Trail Alliance and Arkansas Cycling & Fitness are hosting Women Ride Camp! There will be guided no drop rides for all skill levels from brand new cyclist[...]
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am Timber Lodge Ranch
The BEER & BAGEL OFF-ROAD RACE SERIES is coming to SW Arkansas on Saturday March 11, bringing fun and festivities like you’ve never seen before! We’ll be running a 4(ish)-mile course around the lake and[...]
Mar 18 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am Cabot High School
The Spring Fling course starts on Bellamy Street, just outside of the Cabot High School Field House. The route heads south for 1/4 mile before turning left onto Main St. The race moves into a[...]
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Chaffee Crossing
  River Valley Endurance Run is a fundraiser for the River Valley Marine Corps League 1248, River Valley Young Marines, and Toys for Tots. 5K The race starts at the Southwest corner of Darby Ave.[...]
Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Boyle Park
Ladies day the mtb way! Ladies only slow ride on flat flowy trail. Nice and easy beginner no drop ladies only ride. We will cover some bike basics first and then hit the singletrack. This[...]
Mar 19 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Lake Atalanta
Lake Atalanta Duathlon Dash Mash & Dash! Event Description: Two races to choose from at registration; details below. You may enter as an individual or a 2-3 person team. Trail Run/Mountain Bike/ Trail Run: Run[...]
Mar 25 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Devils Den State Park
Race Information Styx n’Stones Trail Run Ultra Trail Series: Styx n’Stones Tail Run is part of the UTS.  More information on the UTS Time/Location: 8:00AM.  Day Use Pavilion at Devils Den State Park. Distance:  Approximately[...]
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Clinton Courthouse
The Clinton Hunger Run 5K or Walk is headed up by a board of residents of Van Buren County. The hope of this event is to unite our community to raise awareness and funds to[...]
Mar 30 – Apr 2 all-day Fayetteville area
Multi-day stage race on the US Professional cycling tour. 2017 is the 40th Anniversary of the amateur races; 15th anniversary on the Professional Road Tour (PRT) and 3rd year to be on Internationale Tour Calendar[...]
Mar 31 all-day Burns Park Soccer Complex
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Apr 1 all-day TBA
Gran Fondo is an term which loosely translated means road cycling event. The Gran Fondo is the average bike riders who would like to participate in an organized event but does not want to race[...]
Apr 1 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am Bentonville Square
We are the ones up at 5:30am. The ones doing hill repeats in 30 degrees. We are the ones who finish our day off with an easy 5 miles. We are the ones out there[...]
Apr 1 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Post Familie Winery
Ride thru scenic hilly Arkansas Wine Country along the Arkansas River Valley while supporting Arkansas Children’s Hospital.  Choose from  17-mile, 35-mile, 100K, 80-mile, or 100-mile tours which all begin & end at Post Familie Winery.  The[...]
Apr 1 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Big Fork Community Center
READ THIS *Rescheduled* Also 17-mile Blaylock Creek “fun” run; both events are out-and-back courses utilizing the Athens-Big Fork trail. No entry fee, however, a donation of $10 per runner is encouraged to support the Big[...]
Apr 1 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am Two Rivers Park
Capital City Classic 10K The race starts within Two Rivers Park, winding through park roads until reaching the 1 mile marker near the park entrance. The first mile is all flat. Approximately 1/3 of the[...]
Apr 1 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 pm Byrd's Adventure Center
On April 1st, Pack Rat Outdoor Center, Fossil Cove Brewing Co., and, new for 2017, Apple Blossom Brewing Company are teaming up to bring you the Third Annual Brewha Bushwhack! The Brewha Bushwhack: Working together[...]
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Marion Courthouse Square
The inaugural Marion Countryside Ride a peaceful ride through east Arkansas farmland to the edge of the Mighty Mississippi and the Big River Crossing at the Harahan Bridge.
Apr 8 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm Springdale Square
Race Info: The Hogeye Marathon will start at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 8, 2017. The race will start and finish on Emma Ave. in Springdale’s Downtown District.  Timing will end 7 hours from the start.[...]
Apr 8 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm Petit Jean State Park
Hoof it for Heifer Location: Petit Jean State Park is located in Morrilton, AR The course: Due to a moderate to moderately difficult terrain, this race is recommended for experienced trail runners. The course is[...]
Apr 8 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Fat Jack's Oyster Bar and Grill
Hot Springs National Park Trail Run 18-Mile Trail Run in Hot Springs National Park Saturday April 8th, 2017 Registration is required. We ask if you registered but will not come, please un-register (or contact us)[...]
Apr 8 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am Junior League Building
  The 4th annual Downtown Dash is a 10K/5K running event set for Saturday, April 8, 2017. The race will start at 8:30 am at the Junior League Building on Scott Street, and will feature[...]
Apr 8 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Benton County Quail
What: Ride your choice of 2 gravel loops leaving right from the Quail Barn and pick up poker cards along the way. Mileage will be around 25 miles for the big loop and 13miles for[...]
Apr 15 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Mount Magazine State Park
Trail work crews needed at Mount Magazine Trail Work Day to help clean  and maintain the trails used for hiking and for the annual Mount Magazine Fun Run. This is a great way to earn[...]
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm Frisco Station
Come join the Children’s Advocacy Center of Benton County for the 17th Annual Cherishing Children Glow Run. Family-friendly nighttime events including a 1-Mile Fun Walk, a 400-Yard Super Hero Dash, and a chip-timed 5K Glow[...]
Apr 22 all-day Burns Park
20 mile, 50 mile and 100K routes to choose for your ride.
Apr 22 @ 6:00 am – 6:00 pm Maumelle Park Pavilion 8
Ouachita Trail 50 Endurance Run 50 Mile and 50K Information Date: April 22, 2017 Location: Maumelle Park, Little Rock, Arkansas, Pavilion # 8 (see map and directions) Starting Time: 6:00 AM (Prompt) for both races.[...]
Apr 22 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am Catholic High School
Rocket 5K- yeah it’s tough, get over it. The 13th Annual Rocket 5K Race will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Catholic High School. The Rocket 5K Race is tough, living up to[...]
Apr 22 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
About the RussVegas 1/2 Marathon RussVegas Half Marathon is more than just a PR fast course covering 13.1 miles in Russellville, AR on Saturday April 22, 2017. First, the RussVegas Half is an opportunity to[...]