Thursday, June 1, 2023

Houston area fun runs, 5K, 10K, half marathon, marathon races


Let's get moving, Houston!

List of in-person running events scheduled to happen within roughly 60 miles of downtown Houston. Most of these occur on an annual basis, and past dates may remain listed until the next date, if any, is available.

Harmonie Grace Foundation Annual 5K Walk/Run (MacGregor Park, next on 10 Jun 2023)
Hometown Half Marathon & 5K/10K (Sugar Land, next on 10 Jun 2023)
ZFT Run Club Run-Walk-Crawl 6-Year-Anniversary 5K (East Downtown, next on 17 Jun 2023)
The Pride Run (Greater Fifth Ward area, next on 24 Jun 2023)

Run Wild 5K (Galleria/Uptown, next on 4 Jul 2023)
Texas Bud Heat Wave 5 Mile Run (Mont Belvieu, next on 4 Jul 2023)
Lunar Landing 5K and 1K (Clear Lake, next on 22 Jul 2023)
Mosquito Chase 5K (Clute, next on 29 Jul 2023)

Watermelon Dash (Spring Branch area, next on 5 Aug 2023)
Southern Star Brewing Co 5K (Conroe, next on 12 Aug 2023)
El Chupacabra de Houston 5K/10K (Lake Houston Wilderness Park/New Caney, next on 19 Aug 2023)

BENeezy Purple Monkey Fun Run (Alvin, next on 3 Sep 2021)
Galveston Sand Crab 5K/10K (Galveston, next on 9 Sep 2023)
Night Moves Trail Race (Stephen F Austin State Park, last on 16-17 Sep 2023)
Katy Back To School 5K (Katy, last on 6 Sep 2021)
Chance For Hope Going Gold Fun Run (Pearland, last on 11 Sep 2021)
9/11 Heroes Run (downtown, last on 11 Sep 2021)
Houston Heights Boulevard Blitz (Houston Heights, last on 18 Sep 2021)
Kaylee Strong's Totally Teal Trot (Sugar Land, last on 18 Sep 2021)
Autism Speaks Houston 8K/5K/1K (Sugar Land, last on 18 Sep 2021)
Toughest 10K (Kemah, last on 19 Sep 2021)
Run Houston! University of Houston 5K &10K (Univ of Houston, last on 19 Sep 2021)
Big Little JC's The K's (Katy, last on 19 Sep 2021)
Galveston Shrimp Festival Shrimp Scamper 5K (Galveston, last on 25 Sep 2021)
Badges and Bases H-Town Run Down (downtown, last on 25 Sep 2021)
OutRun Hunger 5K (Richmond, last on 25 Sep 2021)
Sienna 10 Miler (Missouri City, last on 26 Sep 2021)
Run4TheChildren (Katy, last on 6 Nov 2021)
Katy 10 Miler (Katy, last on 7 Nov 2021)
Art Car IPA 5K (Greater Fifth Ward, last on 7 Nov 2021)
Explore The Falls Race (Spring, last on 13 Nov 2021)
Run For Health 5K (Nassau Bay, last on 13 Nov 2021)
Cypress Half Marathon & 5K (Cypress, next on 13 Nov 2023)
Bel Inizio Giving Thanks 5K/10K (Sugar Land, last on 20 Nov 2021)
La Porte By The Bay Half Marathon (La Porte, last on 21 Nov 2021)
YMCA Run Thru The Woods (The Woodlands, last on 25 Nov 2021)
Lake Jackson Turkey Trot (Lake Jackson, last on 25 Nov 2021)
Sugar Land Turkey Trot (Sugar Land, last on 25 Nov 2021)
Conroe 10 Miler (Conroe, last on 28 Nov 2021)

Run Houston! Sugar Land (Sugar Land, last on 4 Dec 2021)
Jingle All The 5K, 10K (Energy Corridor, last on 4 Dec 2021)
Jingle All The Way Fun Run (Danbury, last on 4 Dec 2021)
Trafigura Run for the House (downtown, last on 4 Dec 2021)
Tavola Reindeer Run (New Caney, last on 4 Dec 2021)
Brazos Bend 100 100M-50M-26.2M-13.1M (Brazos Bend State Park, last on 4-5 Dec 2021)
Reindeer Fun Run (Nassau Bay, last on 11 Dec 2021)
Santa Hustle Galveston Half Marathon & 5K (Galveston, last on 19 Dec 2021)
Bridgeland 10 Miler (Cypress, last on 9 Jan 2022)
Run Houston! Sam Houston Race Park (Northwest Houston/Willowbrook area, last on 9 Jan 2022)
We Are Houston 5K (downtown, next on 13 Jan 2024)
Beerfooter 5K Run (Galveston, last on 15 Jan 2022)
Chevron Houston Marathon, Aramco Houston Half Marathon (downtown, next on 14 Jan 2024)
ReRun 5x5 Trail Run (Navasota, last on 29 Jan 2022)

 Ties & Tennis Shoes 5K (Galveston, last on 5 Feb 2022)
Katy Half Marathon & 5K (Katy, last on 12 Feb 2022)
 Steps for Students 5K (downtown, last on 12 Feb 2022)
Bridgeland 10 Miler (Cypress, last on 13 Feb 2022)
Galveston Marathon & Half Marathon (Galveston, last on 13 Feb 2022)
John J. Eikenburg 8K Law Week Fun Run (downtown, last on 19 Feb 2022)
Rodeo Run (downtown, last on 26 Feb 2022)
AGPMA Run for the Goal (Alvin, last on 26 Feb 2022) 
Outrun Hunger (Conroe, last on 26 Feb 2022)

Bayou City Classic (downtown, next on 5 Mar 2022)
Spring ISD Fun Run and Wellness Fair (Spring, next on 5 Mar 2022)
San Jacinto Texas Independence Fun Run (La Porte, next on 5 Mar 2022) 
Interfaith Caring Ministries Superhero 5K (League City, next on 5 Mar 2022)
Generation Park 5K (NE Houston, next on 12 Mar 2022) 
Lucky Charm 5K (Katy, next on 12 Mar 2022)
Seabrook Lucky Trail 5K (Seabrook, next on 18 Mar 2022)
Run Houston! Minute Maid Park (downtown, next on 26 Mar 2022) 
Liberty Jubilee Fun Run (Dayton, next on 26 Mar 2022)
Pearland Half Marathon (Pearland, next on 27 Mar 2022)

NCAA Men's Final Four 4 Miler (downtown, last on 1 Apr 2023)
Cleft Smiles 5k Family Fun Run/Walk (The Woodlands, last on 1 Apr 2023)
March for Marrow (The Woodlands, last on 1 Apr 2023)
Fool's Run - Tuff Mutter (Clute, last on 1 Apr 2023)
Bellaire Trolley Run (Bellaire, last on 1 Apr 2023)
The Ascent - Fun Run/Walk/Roll + 5K (Generation Park/NE Houston, last on 1 Apr 2023)
CFISD Superintendent's 5K (Cypress, last on 1 Apr 2023)
Art Car IPA 5K (Fifth Ward, last on 2 Apr 2023) 
Bunny Run 5K (League City, last on 2 Apr 2023)
Raven Runners Fun Run (MacGregor Park, last on 2 Apr 2023)
Yuri's Fun Run/Walk 10K/5K/Kids K (Clear Lake, last on 8 Apr 2023)
Every Village 5K (Spring Branch area, last on 8 Apr 2023)
Hatchling Hustle (Galveston, last on 15 Apr 2023)
Project Joy and Hope 5K Fun Run/Walk (La Porte, last on 15 Apr 2023)
Vintage Park 13.1 (NW Houston, last on 16 Apr 2023)
XKLusive '06K Race/Walk (Sugar Land, last on 22 Apr 2023)
Warrior Round Up Color Run (Angleton, last on 22 Apr 2023)
Tomball ISD Superintendent's Fun Run (Tomball, last on 22 Apr 2023)
Grit Fitness 5K (West Columbia, last on 22 Apr 2023)
Houston Airports Charity Fun Run (Ellington Airport, last on 22 Apr 2023)
Green6.2 (CityCentre, last on 23 Apr 2023)
Vintage Half Marathon (Klein, last on 23 Apr 2023)
Stop The Silence 5K Run/Walk (UH, last on 29 Apr 2023)
Smilin' Rylen Fun Run (Katy, last on 29 Apr 2023)
Habitat for Humanity Bay Area 5K (League City, last on 29 Apr 2023)

UST Sport Psychology 1-Mile Run (UST/Montrose area, last on 6 May 2023)
Sprint for Life (Texas Medical Center, last on 6 May 2023)
Klein ISD Education Foundation 5K and Kids Fun Run (Spring, last on 6 May 2023)
Z Krewe's 0.5K (La Marque, last on 6 May 2023)
Outrun Hunger 5K Trail Run & 1K Color Dash (Conroe, last on 7 May 2023)
Texas Crab Festival 5K (Port Bolivar, last on 13 May 2023)
Daily News Press Run - Texas City (Texas City, last on 13 May 2023)
5K Mamas Fun Run (MacGregor Park, last on 14 May 2023)
DeepRoots Vineyards Wine Dash (Plantersville, last on 20 May 2023)
DeBerry Dash (Rosharon, last on 20 May 2023)
Santa Fe Ten Memorial Run In Remembrance (Santa Fe, last on 20 May 2023)
Run Houston! Clear Lake 5K & 10K (Clear Lake, last on 21 May 2023)
Five Fifty Fifty Run/Walk for Mental Health (Tom Bass Park, last on 21 May 2023)