If you love being active, fall weather is perfect to get outdoors and run! Here's a quick list of fun 5K and 10K running events, plus a mini-marathon and an obstacle race! Any (or all) of these events will get you moving in the great outdoors in Morgan County this fall. Whether you're race-ready now, or need a few weeks to train, there's an event here to add to your calendar. See more details about each of these events, and more, on our event calendar. If you need a place to stay before or after a run, be sure to visit our list of lodging options in the area. 


Colonel Vawter Day Dash
September 14

Eminence Harvest Days 5K
September 14

Home Sweet Hope 5K Walk/Run
September 21
Bradford Woods, Martinsville

Free YMCA Fun Run
September 25
Jimmy Nash Park



Knobstone Trail Mini Marathon
(5K & 10K courses also available)
October 12
Morgan-Monroe State Forest, Martinsville

Fall Foliage Festival 5K Run/Walk
October 13
Bell Intermediate School, Martinsville

Orchard Dash
October 13
Anderson Orchard, Mooresville

Free YMCA Fun Run
October 30
Burkhart Creek Park



The Y Run 5K
November 23
Barbara B Jordan YMCA, Martinsville

Tri Kappa Turkey Trot
November 28 (Thanksgiving Day)
Fox Cliff North Manor House

Updated 8/2019