Calendar | Arkansas Outside


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.


Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am Conway High School
Race proceeds benefit the Easter Seals of Arkansas. EVENT: 5K RUN WALK START TIME: 8:00am CDT END TIME: 10:00am CDT PRICE: $25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee REGISTRATION: Registration ends September 20, 2018 at 11:59pm CDT
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am Batesville High School
  5K START/FINISH: BATESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL 1 PIONEER DRIVE, BATESVILLE, AR REGISTRATION for Band on the Run Pre-registration fee is $15 for adults and $10 for students (18 and under). Mail in pre-registration deadline is[...]
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am East Union Missionary Baptist Church
Our annual East End Sizzler 5K/10K this year is partnered with Arkansas Children’s Hospital with proceeds to benefit pediatric cancer research. We also have a free health fair open to anyone in the community!
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am Burns Park Soccer Complex
The Fans of Freedom 5K will benefit the Arkansas Air National Guard 189th Airlift Wing Top III Council. Race to be held in Burns Park Soccer Complex on September 22, 2018 at 7:00 AM. Kid’s Scramble[...]
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am Northwest Arkansas Mall
8:00 am (3.1 miles) The Razorback Run 5K Run/Walk begins on the west side of the Northwest Arkansas Mall, on the outer loop, at 8:02 am. The course circles the Mall before exiting on Steele Blvd, proceeding[...]
Oct 6 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am UAMS
HEROES AGAINST HUNGER 5K This race is benefitting the Arkansas Food Bank program and increasing awareness about the Physician Assistant profession in Arkansas. The race will take place each year in October to coincide with[...]
Oct 13 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
We are excited to kick off a benefit for our Boys and Girls Club in Malvern, AR!  The course will start and finish at the Boys and Girls Club of Malvern and Hot Spring Counthy[...]
Oct 13 @ 8:00 am Rover Baptist Church
Race and Fun Run starting and ending at the Rover Park in Rover, AR. Hosted by Rover Baptist Church as a fundraiser for the Rover Baptist Church Youth Group. Pre-register by September 1st to order[...]
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm Northside Church of Christ
Hudson was a happy and healthy little boy. Sadly, on February 19, 2014, he passed away in his sleep at the age of 16 months. We have been left with no answers as to why[...]
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am Two Rivers Park
Who we are: Angel One is a flight team dedicated and specially trained to take care of the sickest children in Arkansas. The Angel One crew is responsible for safely bringing more than 2,000 kids[...]
Oct 27 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm Downtown Activity Center
Join Bentonville Parks & Recreation and Rebuilding Together for the 3rd race of the Run Bentonville Race Series: The Goblin Run. Costumes are encouraged for this spooooky race around town. Special awards to the best[...]
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am CASA
On Saturday, October 27, 2018, superheroes will assemble to fight child abuse and neglect at the CASA Superhero Run!  This inaugural  5K and kids 1K race helps more than 175 children across the Grand Prairie area[...]
Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm Two Rivers Park
The Creep N Crawl 10K / 5K celebrates the best of autumn with a healthy dose of physical fitness. Create a new family tradition while enjoying all the fall fun with friends. Grab your costume[...]
Oct 27 @ 5:30 pm White River Medical Center
WRMC Run the Wave 5k Start and finish at the White River Medical Center on Harrison St., Batesville, AR. RACE DATE: Saturday, October 28, 2017 Race day registration and packet pickup 4:30 to 5:30 pm,[...]
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Ben Geren Park
  Details Registration Options: 5k, 10k, 1/2 Marathon River Valley Run Arkansas FCA The Arkansas Fellowship of Christian Athletes is touching lives… one heart at a time. Since 1954, FCA has been challenging coaches and athletes on[...]
Nov 10 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am Fayetteville National Cemetery
Course Water will be provided along the course and road crossings are guarded. The 5K course will begin near the entrance to the Fayetteville National Cemetery, 700 S. Government Blvd., but was substantially revised in[...]
Nov 17 @ 7:00 am – 10:30 am Cotter High School
Boston Qualifier ​ The White River Marathon for Kenya has raised thousands of dollars for the town of Katito, Kenya, providing potable water wells, clothing and a host of other necessities. Awesome Pre-Race Pasta Dinner and renowned Post-Race[...]
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services
WHO? YOU! The Turkey Trot 5k is open to anyone willing to participate. WHAT? 5k Run/Walk The route will begin and end in front of the Lyon Gymnasium, past Monticello High School, Drew Memorial Hospital,[...]
Nov 22 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am Centennial Country Club
Start Thanksgiving Day off on the right foot at the United Way of Central Arkansas “Turkey Trot”! Before the big games, the big meal, the parades and the pies, why not get in a little[...]
Nov 24 @ 8:00 am Farmers and Merchants Bank
The Great Duck Race You don’t have to be a hunter to enjoy the Wings Over The Prairie Festival. The week-long festivities aren’t solely for waterfowl enthusiasts. They include plenty of events for sportsmen and[...]
Dec 1 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am Lawrence Plaza
Warm up this holiday season with RunBentonville and Camp Alliance for the fourth race in the Run Bentonville Race Series: The Frosty 5k! Medals will be awarded to top overall and age group finishers. Long[...]
Dec 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Clinton Presidential Center
The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get out, get moving and raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability. In communities nationwide, this annual event brings together[...]
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am Lake Fayetteville
Be part of the longest-standing, holiday-themed 5K race series anywhere – and fight with us to conquer arthritis! The Arthritis Foundation’s original Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get decked out and be[...]
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am Outlets of Little Rock
Dig out that ugly holiday sweater and join us in December at the Ugly Sweater Race!
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am John McConnell Stadium
Freezin for a Reason is for runners and walkers of all abilities. We offer a 5k, 10k, and the Lap for life for families and their children to take one lap around the track to[...]
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
“The Beat Goes On” 5K Run/Walk is an event presented by the Saline Memorial Health Foundation and SMH Heart and Vascular Services. All proceeds will benefit the SMH Foundation Cardiac Assistance Fund, which supports cardiac[...]
Mar 30 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am Junior League Building
  The race will start at 8:30 am at the Junior League Building on Scott Street, and will feature Downtown Little Rock landmarks, such as the River Market, Clinton Library, and Arkansas Arts Center. The race is[...]