Winter is almost over . . . are you ready to get outdoors? If you’re a runner (or a walker) and you’re looking for a few great events to fill out your race schedule this year, look no further. There are several fabulous 5Ks on our calendar here in the Morgan County area. Most races are welcoming to all ages and ability levels and all feature beautiful Morgan County scenery along their routes, so get ready – get set – and mark your calendar!  

April 2 – Hope House Hustle 5K Family Walk/Run
Pioneer Park, Mooresville 

April 23 – Feline Frolic 5K Color Run
Downtown Martinsville

April 24 – Color Me Green 4-H Dash
Burkhart Creek Park, north of Paragon

May 7 – Fallen Officer Memorial 5K
Liberty Christian Church, Martinsville

May 21 – Run with the Foxes
Morgan-Monroe State Forest, Martinsville

May 30 – Memorial Day 5K 
Downtown Martinsville

June 4 – Dewey Dash 5K 
Morgan County Public Library, Martinsville

June 11 – Relay For Life: Finish the Fight 5K
Morgan County Fairgrounds, Martinsville

July 09 – Artie Fest 5K & Family Walk
Downtown Martinsville

Aug. 6 – Morgan County Fair & Square 5K
Morgan County Fairgrounds, Martinsville

Sept. 17 - Vawter Day Dash
Downtown Morgantown

Oct. 1 – Knobstone Trail Mini
Morgan-Monroe State Forest, Martinsville

Oct. 09 – Fall Foliage Festival 5K 
Downtown Martinsville

Oct. 22 – Cedar Creek 5K/10K Wine Run
Cedar Creek Winery & Brew Co. 

Nov. 2 – whY Run
Barbara B Jordan YMCA, Martinsville

Nov. 24 - Tri Kappa Turkey Trot
Fox Cliff North, Martinsville
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Color Me Green Dash

Fallen Officer 5k
 Additional information on each of these races can be found on our Morgan County Event Calendar. We will also be adding more listings to our calendar for additional events as receive event details throughout the year, so be sure to check back often!