Shift Modern Cyclery
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. Please remember, these are not our events but a listing of Arkansas events that we share through Arkansas Outside.  
The Community Bicyclist
Jul 20 all-day University of Central Arkansas
The Big Bear Bicycle Battle will KICK OFF at University of Central Arkansas on June 29. The first race will start at 5:15 PM. We will be at this location for the first 2 weeks[...]
Jul 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Pinnacle Valley Road
6:30 PM Tuesday Nights, April 5, 12, 19, and 26, July 5, 12, 19, and 26 The Course: The course is 9.2 miles that starts 200 meters to the north of the railroad tracks on[...]
Jul 27 all-day Springdale
$4,000 cash purse ($1,000 / night and $1,000 for the series) $4,000 minimum for cash lap primes (see below), plus product and gift certificates! First Chance: 5:00pm start 20 minutes This category is for the rider who[...]
Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm War Memorial Park
The Little Rock Marathon has another event that we are bringing back, The Mud Run. More information to come.
Jul 30 all-day Cave City Watermelon Festival
BENEFICIARY This race will support the Cave City High School Cross Country and Track and Field Teams. The teams will be hosting this year’s Melon Dash 5K Run. LOCATION The race starts and finishes at[...]
Jul 30 all-day DeGray Lake Spillway
34th Running of the Dam Night Run 5k WATER STATION: At the halfway point and finish line FINISH: Spillway Dam area on Skyline Drive in Arkadelphia, AR. NO DOGS OR STROLLERS. RACE RESULTS: Results will[...]
Aug 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Northshore Golf Range
Bicycle Advocacy of Central Arkansas, Angry Dave’s Bicycle Shop, and Women on a Roll are teaming up for a bicycle scavenger hunt at Burns Park! Bring a date, bring a friend or the family. Create[...]
Aug 6 all-day Burns Park
RunStrong Event’s signature 24-hour challenge, Death by 5k requires participants to run ten 5ks starting every 2.5 hours. The first 5k starts at 8 am, and the subsequent 5ks start at 1030, 1, 330, 6,[...]
Aug 6 all-day Siloam Springs
Flint Creek Endurance invites you to experience some of the best gravel in Western Arkansas and Eastern Oklahoma.  This challenge is now in its fifth year.  The ride starts in the beautiful downtown of Siloam Springs,[...]
Aug 6 all-day Mount Kessler Park
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Aug 6 all-day Gulley Park
UPDATE: This event has been moved to August 6, 2022 Arkansas Latinas en Bici presents the Tour de Frida – a public art-inspired cycling event celebrating the life and death of artist Frida Kahlo and[...]
Aug 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
The ongoing celebration of the Buffalo National River will journey to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art for a full program on Saturday, Aug. 6. From 11 a.m. to noon, a conversation with experts will explore the[...]
Aug 13 all-day Hope Watermelon Festival
•Race hosted by the Melonvine Striders. *USATF Course Certification #: AR19012WJT. -Every participant receives a locally grown genuine Hope Watermelon 🙂 –High School Track Girls / Boys Team Competition (Need 5 girls and/or 5 boys for[...]
Aug 14 @ 5:53 pm Buffalo Outdoor Center
ENTRY INCLUDES Prepare for up to 6 stages and up to 20 miles of riding One post-race meal Professional neutral support. Medical support during the race and dedicated practice times. Hydration support and riders lounge[...]
Aug 21 all-day Springhill Park
Site PS04 – Loop SPRINGHILL Pavilion C side trail-head This is an Arkansas Mountain Bike Championship Series (AMBCS) Race. The C side trail head is to the right just after entering the park. On the[...]
Aug 27 all-day Clarksville Aquatic Center
The Broken Sword Triathlon in Clarksville, AR offers a Sprint distance, with Solo and Relay Team options in the beautiful Ozark Mountain foothills that feature a FAST and scenic course, one-of-a-kind finisher medal, awards, prizes,[...]
Aug 28 all-day Mount Nebo State Park
Distance: 14 miles (approximate) Starts at 7:00 am from the top of Mt. Nebo, in the parking lot near the pool and camping area. Mt. Nebo is about three miles west of Dardanelle on Hwy[...]
Aug 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Buffalo Headwaters School
Help maintain the Upper Buffalo Trails for future generations. Bring work gloves, snacks, and a water bottle. About this event Everyone is welcome. With a ticket, you will have a sack lunch with your name[...]
Aug 31 all-day Springdale
$4,000 cash purse ($1,000 / night and $1,000 for the series) $4,000 minimum for cash lap primes (see below), plus product and gift certificates! First Chance: 5:00pm start 20 minutes This category is for the rider who[...]
Sep 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Peace Fountain - UofA
The U of A’s Office for Sustainability is hosting its annual Bicycle Safety Block Party this year from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, at the Peace Fountain. Come check out the Bike Block Party and learn about what[...]
Sep 3 all-day Crystal Hill Elementary
We look forward to you joining us Saturday, September 3, 2022, for our 41st Annual ARK 5K Classic. If you have any questions please contact me via email at is the preferred method. Stephanie[...]
Sep 4 all-day Hot Springs
Your registration fee benefits The Salvation Army’s Pathway of Hope program. This program provides individualized services to families with children who desire to take action to break the cycle of crisis and vulnerability that repeats generation[...]
Sep 6 – Sep 8 all-day The Record, Bentonville
The Cycle of Influence Summit is an in-person gathering where the cycling and outdoor industry’s best business minds will network, share experiences, seek progress, and formulate success. The Summit topics will be hosted by an[...]
Sep 9 – Sep 10 all-day Downtown Pine Bluff
Tour de Bluff is an annual bicycle-themed event produced and managed by Novel T’s.  It is made possible through partnerships and sponsorship funding.  Pine Bluff is poised to be one of Arkansas’s most exciting city[...]
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Apollo on Emma
Relentless Ride is a documentary that dives into the minds and lives of cyclists brave enough to face the Arkansas High Country. With 1,000 miles and 80,000 feet of climbing on some of the best[...]
Sep 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Flyway Brewing
THE PUB RUNS ARE BACK! Join us for a 3ish mile fun run and some good times afterward. Brought to you by Fleet Feet, Flyway Brewing, Blue Rose Physical Therapy, and Brooks Running
Sep 16 – Sep 17 all-day The Momentary Green
Women of all skill levels, even those who have never tried mountain biking before, are invited to the summit to learn the fundamentals of biking while developing confidence and building community. Seventy-five ambassadors – representing[...]
Sep 17 all-day Antioch Baptist Church
Sep 17 all-day Murray Park River Trail
The 3rd Annual Disaster Dash Run/Walk 5k will be Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022. The race will begin and end at Murray Park, Pavilion #5 located at 5900 Rebsamen Park Road, Little Rock. Race start is[...]
Sep 17 all-day Mount Nebo State Park
Friends, family, and community! We are holding a 13.1, 26.2, and 50km trail race atop and around and up and down Mt. Nebo! The race is a fun run so is FREE unless you would[...]