Our calendar of events lists outdoor participatory sports throughout Arkansas. Feel free to search through the categories or tags. There is a lot happening so make your plans today.


Jun 21 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm Chafee Crossing
Giddy up for the Grit Annual True Grit Ride 105 and Certified 5k run/walk  Fun for everyone 5k Run/Walk at Chaffee Crossing Giving the Gift of Grit True Grit Ride raised over $45,000 to give[...]
Jun 22 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am Syke's Parking Lot, Behind Taco Bell on MLK/Hwy 270
The Brickfest 5K is a run/walk that starts at the Sykes parking lot in Malvern, AR and runs down to the Ouachita River following the beautiful white water park in Malvern. With only one short[...]
Jul 4 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Jul 6 @ 6:30 am – 8:30 am Wells Lake
Proceeds of this run/walk goes towards the Fort Smith trail system. There will be an award for best chicken outfit. Legal Notice:  By buying entry to this fun run/walk, you are agreeing to the fact[...]
Jul 13 @ 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Get ready for a hot yet fun race. The Heat is on 5M is put on by the White River RoadRunners to support the running community in Independence County and surrounding areas. Examples are Women’s[...]
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 21 @ 4:00 am Camp Ouachita
Full mOOn 50K is the Ultra Trail Series season kickoff race and a celebration event honoring birthdays of favorite AURA Queens. The race is great for first-time trail and ultra runners, pavement pounders and PRs![...]
Jul 21 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am Eureka Springs Courthouse
10K, 5K and 1 Mile Fun/Walk awards – Runs 10K: Overall Male & Female finisher Three deep at 10-year increments beginning at 10-19 thru 70+. 5K: Overall Male & Female finisher Three deep at 10-year[...]
Jul 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm DeGray Lake Spillway
That Dam Night Run Flat and Downhill…very fast. Beautiful view of Degray Lake and Caddo River Valley. Flat and Downhill…very fast. Beautiful view of Degray Lake and Caddo River Valley. START: Approx. 2 miles west[...]
Aug 10 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm Ferncliff
When: 8.10.19 7:00 am-1 pm. $20 online and $25 the day of the race. Kids 8 and under are free! 5k and 1 mile fun run = $15 What: The Scorching’ Squirrel-A-Thon is a trail[...]
Aug 10 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am Hope Watermelon Festival
Watermelon Festival 5K The race starts on the eastern edge of Hope’s Fair Park. After less than a tenth of a mile the route turns right onto 6th Street. Runners will encounter some gradual uphill[...]
Aug 24 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am Lake Fayetteville
About The annual St. Jude Fayetteville 10K will be in Fayetteville, AR on Aug. 24, 2019 @ 7:00 am. All profits go directly to St. Jude Hospital. The St. Jude Fayetteville 10K will take place[...]
Aug 24 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
The Annual Run with the Flock is a race event for which all the proceeds will be donated in support of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Did you know approximately every 3 minutes one[...]
Aug 31 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am Crystal Hill Elementary
Race History The Arkansas Running Klub has held this 5K race in North Little Rock on Labor Day weekend dating back to 1982. In the early years, the race was known as the Twin City[...]
Aug 31 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am Western Hills Park
Minuteman 5K Cross Country Race hosted by the Little Rock Roadrunnners Club Race Highlights Race hosted by the Little Rock Roadrunnners Club Only cross country race in the 2018 Grand Prix 2018 RRCA Southern Region[...]
Sep 7 @ 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 15 @ 8:00 am Devils Den State Park
10K and 25K trail run in Devil’s Den State Park Date – September 15, 2019, 8am start HOW IT WORKS. . . This event will be based on a handicap system instead of overall and[...]
Sep 21 all-day Winslow High School
The 9th annual Winslow Half Marathon and 5K Run will be held September 21, 2019. Over 150 runners participated in last year’s event up here in the beautiful Boston Mountains of northwest Arkansas. As was[...]
Sep 21 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am Bernard Holland Park
  General Information/Starting Time The race will be held on September 21,  2019. The Arkansas 20K starts and ends at the Boys and Girls club at the River Center complex in Benton. The Boys and Girls[...]
Sep 28 @ 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 28 @ 8:00 am Historic Lonoke Depot
Give your support to the abused and neglected children at Open Arms Shelter. Run the Grand Prix Series 5K that begins at the historic Lonoke Train Depot,winding its way by the City Park and through[...]
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
The 4thAnnual Glen Campbell 5K Ramble will be held on Sat., Sept., 28th, in conjunction with Music Fest in Delight, AR. Proceeds from the race will benefit the Glen Campbell “I’ll Be Me Alzheimer’s Fund”[...]
Oct 5 @ 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 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Lokomotion Fun Park
The Hero Half Marathon is a fundraising race and community event hosted by The Spark Foundation in partnership with Fayetteville Firefighters’ IAFF – Local 2866. Race proceeds benefit organizations that meet important community needs, increase[...]
Oct 26 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm
DESCRIPTION A trail run and fun run with a twist held on the Lake Fayetteville soft-surface trail! There will be gift coupons and prizes hidden in and around the Lake Fayetteville trail and park system. You don’t[...]
Oct 26 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am Batesville City Hall
White River 4 Miler is the Grand Prix State Championship Race 2019 will be the 41st running of the White River 4 Mile Classic. For the first five years, the race was a 10K, originally[...]
Nov 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm Pinnacle Mountain State Park
Race the Base Trail Run is a 4 mile run with a mixture of paved trail, gravel road and technical single track. Race parking and the start line will be in Stuckey Field directly west of[...]
Nov 23 @ 7:00 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 WRM works in conjunction[...]