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 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[...]
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 all-day Burns Park Soccer Complex
20 mile, 50 mile and 100K routes to choose from. Registration includes event t-shirt. Lunch served upon return from ride. Great SWAG bags. Event registration price will increase as ride draws closer to register early.[...]
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[...]
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 @ 7:00 am Fayetteville Executive Airport
4 EVENTS – Duathlon, 5K Run, 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk, and Bike Time Trial. Iron Pig Festival Iron Pig Duathlon A USA Triathlon sanctioned duathlon that consists of a 3 mile run, 18 mile bike[...]
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 @ 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[...]