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.


Nov 10 @ 8:00 am Harding University
  ENTRY FEE: The registration fee is $25 without a shirt and $30 with a shirt prior to 9/29 and $5 more after and on race day.  We will also have a discount for students who[...]
Nov 10 @ 8:00 am – Nov 11 @ 5:00 pm
Time to get serious! Join us for a two-day event on the USA Cycling ACXC National Cyclocross Calendar. Racers of all levels are welcome to participate. Two days of racing in Northwest Arkansas over Veterans[...]
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 10 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Western Hills Park
Race 5 in the Cross Boss p/b SHAM Events series is at Western Hills Park in Little Rock!!! Registration is online at BikeReg here: $25 prereg, $30 day of race, second race $10 You may[...]
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 17 @ 5:00 pm Northwoods Trails
Visit Hot Springs, the City of Hot Springs and the International Mountain Biking Association officially open the first phase of the Hot Springs Northwoods Trails. Join us at the Cedar Glades Trail Head for a[...]
Nov 17 @ 7:00 am Hot Springs Convention Center
  The SPA Running Festival is an event that has a race for everyone including kids, walkers, beginners to elite runners and those that like a challenge! The Spa 10K continues to be our featured[...]
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 18 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm Cedar Glades Park
From a 2013 Attila the Hun article: I’ve been riding the trails at Cedarglades for over 10 years, I helped lay out an adventure race course there, covered two 6-hour mountain bike races, a couple[...]
Nov 18 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Pump the tires and light the fires for Pump Cross Crusade, an epic Cyclo-cross race at Runway Bike Park located at The Jones Center in Downtown Springdale, AR. The course will be a little bit[...]
Nov 18 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm VFW
  Scenic route takes you along the beautiful town of Cotter, Arkansas.  Enjoy breathtaking scenic views through this hilly menace of a course!  Prepare yourself to traverse multiple mountains along the White River, in Cotter Arkansas.[...]
Nov 18 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Walker Park
Get out those running shoes and head to our beautiful green spaces to show appreciation for Fayetteville’s parks & trails! This race has something for all runners with three distance options: Long (8.5 miles), Medium[...]
Nov 22 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am Go!Running
Story from 2014 and 2013. A Thanksgiving Day Tradition. The Turkey Trot has grown into the undisputed way to begin Thanksgiving Day for thousands of runners across the nation. Little Rock upholds this tradition with The Go!bbler.[...]
Nov 22 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am Outlets of Little Rock
Outlets of Little Rock is pleased to present the 2nd Annual Central Arkansas Turkey Trot for Heroes on Thanksgiving morning, November 22nd, from 8:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Race starts at 9 a.m. Events include[...]
Nov 22 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am Centennial Country Club
[product_search][products ids=”1, 2, 3, 4, 5″ pagination=”yes”] 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[...]
Nov 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Center for Non Profit
Most Americans live well enough to enjoy the holidays, but for many of our nation’s Sheep Dogs – former and current Veterans and First Responders (Law Enforcement, Fire & Rescue & EMS professionals), that is[...]
Nov 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Center for Nonprofits at St Marys
Sheep Dog Impact Assistance’s 11th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Charity Run, Wild Gobbler 5K, 1-Mile Fun Walk and Virtual 5K Run **Registration and T-shirts** The Turkey Trot 5K registration fee is $20 per runner through[...]
Nov 23 – Nov 24 all-day Sunset Lake
Sunset Endurance Run The 24 hour run will being at 7:30pm on Friday, November 23. The 6 and 12 hour runs will begin at 7:30am on Saturday, November 24. Check-in will be 30 minutes prior[...]
Nov 24 @ 7:30 am – 7:30 pm Sunset Lake
Sunset Endurance Run The 24 hour run will being at 7:30pm on Friday, November 23. The 6 and 12 hour runs will begin at 7:30am on Saturday, November 24[featured_products per_page=”12″ columns=”4″ pagination=”yes”]. Check-in will be[...]
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 – 5:00 pm Avoca Town Hall
Check back soon or follow or join our newsletter for details on the hardest fought race of the year. The Arkansas State Cyclo-cross Championship will be held in Avoca, Arkansas.
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 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Lake Dardanelle State Park
Participants affected by myasthenia gravis will gather to celebrate the lives of MG patients, physicians and caregivers, and walk to raise awareness and funds to support the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA) at the Arkansas MG Walk on Saturday, December 1[...]
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 – Dec 9 all-day Blowing Springs Park
You’ve heard about the nationally acclaimed trails in Northwest Arkansas. Here is your chance to run and ride the newest gem in the collection at the Back 40 Trail Run & Ride. Brought to you by[...]
Dec 8 @ 8:00 am Pine Bluff
Year 8 of the CASA Half Marathon is here. WOW! How time flies. We thank each and every one of you that has helped us continue to grow our event and raise over $80,000 for the CASA[...]
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 15 @ 7:00 am Two Rivers Bridge
The course is entirely on the Arkansas River Trail and is a 19-mile loop to the east and then a 7-mile loop to the west. The course crosses the Big Dam Bridge at Miles 1[...]
Dec 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Mt Nebo State Park
Packet pick up and race day registration will open at 7:00 am on the 17th at the main Pavilion on top of the mountain. Race starts at 9:00 am. The start and finish line is[...]
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!