Kentucky Running Calendar


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March 25, Berea - CASA 5K Run/Walk, 9am. Info:

March 25, Bowling Green - Run & Walk for Children, Half Marathon & Relay, 5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Children's Race; 8am/cst. Info: Nickie Jones (270)781-6714,

March 25, Jamestown - Hatchery Creek Trout Trot 5K, 5K trail run, 9am (cst). Info: Moria Painter (270)343-3797,

March 25, Lexington - Kappa Delta Shamrock Shuffle 5K, 9:30am. Info:

March 25, Lexington - Quarter Horse Marathon Relay, Solo & Teams; 9am. Info: (859)475-3232,

March 25, Lexington - Blue Devil Dash 5K Run/Walk, 11am. Info:

April 1, Barbourville - J & J 5K Remembrance Glow Run, 5K Run/Walk; 7:30pm. Info:

April 1, Frankfort - Find The Fridge 8K Trail Run, 5pm. Info:

April 1, Lexington - RunTheBluegrass Half Marathon & 7 Miler, 9am. Info:

April 1, Lexington - Lions Run for Sight 5K, 9am. Info: Tracy A. Cerise (859)296-6433,

April 1, Lexington - Wrap Up America 5K, 9am. Info:

April 1, Louisville - Papa John's 10 Miler, 8am. Info:

April 1, Louisa - Run for a Goal 5K Run/Walk, 9am. Info: (606)694-4331,

April 1, Marion - Lace Up For A Cure 5K Run/Walk, 9am. Info:

April 1, Mt. Vernon - Fairview Baptist Run for Missions, 5K Run & 2 Mile Walk; 9am. Info: Kayla Rowe (606)256-7767,

April 2, Lexington - Where Happiness Inspires Hope 5K, 10am. Info:

April 8, Harrodsburg - (Un)Pleasant Hill Trail Runs, 5K, 10K, 25K or 50K, 8am; 1 Mile FR, 10am. Info: (859)734-5411,

April 8, Louisville - E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park Goose Creek 5K, 9am. Info: Andy Cronin (502)429-7270,

April 8, La Center - Emotions in Motion 5K Run/Walk, Youth Run; 8am. Info: (952)946-7998,

April 8, Lexington - Boot, Scoot, and Boogie 5K for UK Agricultural Education, 9am. Info:

April 8, Midway - Race for Education, 5K, 10K, 7am. Info: Daniel Mattox (859) 252-8648,

April 8, Old Washington - Meadowview's Run for the Walk 5K, 5K Run & 2 Mile Walk; 9am. Info:

April 14, Versailles - Kick it 5K, 6pm. Info:

April 15, Berea - Berea Easter Run 5K, 9am. Info:

April 15, Bowling Green - The Baker arboretum 5K Run, 8am. Info:

April 15, Burnside - BETA Club Hippity Hop 5K, 9am. Info:

April 15, Corbin - TriCounty Conquer 5K, 8am. Info: Dana Brown (606)528-5286.

April 15, Danville - Nitze's Hippity Hoppity 3K Run/Walk, 10am. Info:

April 15, Georgetown - Autism 5K Georgetown Run/Walk, 9am. Info: Ashley Gano (502)863-9987,

April 15, Glasgow - Butterflies for Maddie 5K Run/Walk, 8am; 1/2 Mile Kids FR, 9:30am. Info:

April 15, Lexington - The Great Pug Run 5K, 9am. Info:

April 15, Lexington - Lexi Memorial Commit to Prevent Child Abuse, 5K Run/Walk, 9am; Kids' 1K Race, 8:30am. Info: (859)225-8879,

April 15, Lexington - University of Kentucky Health & Wellness: LiveWell 5K Run/Walk, 10am. Info:

April 15, Louisville - Dressed in White 5K, 10am. Info:

April 15, Louisville - Teens Conquer Chiari 4K Run/Walk, 9am. Info:

April 15, Radcliff - Trooper Cameron Ponder Memorial 5K/10K Walk/Run, 9am. Info: Aimee (270)268-6411.

April 22, Alexandria - Campbell County High School Color Run 5K, 9am. Info:

April 22, Cynthiana - Runway 5K, 9am. Info: (859)234-5236,

April 22, Elizabethtown - Bullpup Run for Fun 5K Run/Walk, 8am. Info:

April 22, Greenup - Ashland Animal Rescue Fund's AARF To The Rescue 5K Run/Walk, 9am. Info: Alan Osuch (606)369-4403,

April 22, Georgetown - School House Champions 5K, 5:30pm. Info:

April 22, Hyden - Run For Your Life 10K Run, 5K Walk; 8:30am. Info:,

April 22, Lexington - The Haiti Hustle 5K, 9am. Info:

April 22, Lexington - Girls on the Run Central Kentucky 5K, 9am. Info: (859)268-4687,

April 22, Maysville - Two Bridge Run, 10 Miler & 5K, 9am. Info:

April 22, Murray - Murray Half Marathon, Relay & 5K Run/Walk, 7am. Info: (270)762-1800,

April 22, Nancy - ducoMT - 6 Hour Adventure Race & 4 Hour Rogaine, 7am/check in/maps. Info:

April 22, Pikeville - "Hillbilly Days Run for the Kids 2017" 10K Run, 5K Run, 2 Mile Walk; 8am. Info:

April 22, Somerset - Run for the Raptors 5K, 9am. Info: Cathi Wells (606)425-2662,

April 22, Somerset - Warrior Run 5K Run/Walk, 8am. Info: (606)305-7491,

April 22, Richmond - Officer Daniel Ellis Memorial 5K, 8:30am. Info:

April 22, Wilmore - Wesley Waddle 10K & 5K, 8am. Info:

April 23, Lexington - Riders Run 5K, 9am. Info:

April 28, Lexington - RK-5K The Twilight Race at Rolex Kentucky, 6:30pm. Info: (859)475-3232,

April 29, Burnside - Walk Run and Wag Your Tail 5K, 8am. Info:

April 29, Frankfort - Shine Your Light Glo Run 5K, 7:30pm. Info:

April 29, Irvine - Mountain Mushroom Fungus 5K, 9am; 2K Run/Walk, 8:30am. Info: Irvin City Hall (606)723-1233, (606)723-2554,

April 29, Lexington - Crazy Cat 5K, 10am. Info: William Herndon or Gilbert Mischel (859)254-0231,

April 29, London - Laurel County Life Center 5K/Walk for Life, 8:30am. Info: Jara Burkhart (606)877-1717,

April 29, Louisville - Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon & miniMarathon, 7:30am (wheelchair 7:25am). Info: (800)928-3378,

April 29, Morehead - Farmers Christian Academy 5K Color Run/Walk, 9am. Info:

April 29, Morehead - Big Turtle 50 Miler & Marathon Trail Races, 7am. Info:

April 29, Murray - Mutt Strut 5K Run, 8:30am; 1 Mile Dog Walk, 9:30am; 15/30 Mile Bike Rides, 7:30am. Info:

April 29, Richmond - Liberty Place 5K Family Celebration Run, 9am; Fun Walk, 9:15am. Info:

April 29, Scottsville - UAN Run for the Roses, 5K Costume Run/Walk, 12pm. Info:

April 29, Versailles - Spark Goes Dark 5K Glow Race, 8:30pm. Info:

May 6, Cadiz - JMAM Run For The Arts 5K, 8am. Info:

May 6, Crab Orchard - Maywoods 5K Trail Race, 9:30am. Info: (859)622-1476,

May 6, Danville - HOPE 53 Run & Ride Duathlon & 5K Run, Duathlon: R-5K, B-20 mi., R-5K; 8:30am. Info:

May 6, Hazard - Vibe 5 Stars & Strides 5K Run, 9am. Info:

May 6, Lexington - Derby Day Stakes at Coldstream 10K & 5K, 8:30am. Info:

May 6, Morehead - Derby Day Run For The Heroes, 5K Run/Walk; 11am. Info:

May 6, Owensboro - Sutton Elementary 5K Derby Run, 5K Run/Walk 9am. Info:

May 6, Science Hill - SuperHeroes 5K Run/Walk, 8am. Info:

May 6, Slade - PoCo Kiwanis Natural Bridge 5K Run/Walk Challenge, 9am. Info: Chris Allen (606)424-7535, Paul Mallory (859)227-6225,

May 7, Lexington - The Great Cake Race, 5K & 1 Mile; 4pm. Info:

May 7, Liberty - Angel Speed 5K Run/Walk, 3pm. Info:

May 12, Richmond - Water to Wine 5K Vineyard Run/Walk, 7pm. Info:

May 13, London - Vibe 5 Stars & Strides 5K Run, 8:45pm. Info:

May 13, Lexington - John's Run Local 8K, 8am. Info:

May 13, Paducah - Paducah Iron Mom Half Marathon & 2 or 4 Person Relay, 7am. Info: (270)443-4838,

May 13, Royalton - Honeysuckle and Horsepatty Half Marathons, 8am/Horsepatty Half; 10am/Honey Suckle Half; 10:15am/Mile with Mom Info:

May 20, Lexington - Kentucky ALE Horse Capital Marathon & Half Marathon, 7am; Friday Expo 12noon-8pm; Boston Qualifier; Horse-country inspired Kentucky crafted awards; Course passes 40-plus Kentucky horse farms; Use Coupon Code RUNNINGJOURNAL10 for $10 OFF. Info: Bob Baney, Race Dir. (859)475-3232,,

May 20, Nicholasville - R.J. Corman 5K run/walk to benefit Chrysalis House, 9am. Info: Lisa Minton (859)977-2502,

June 10, Williamson - Hatfield-McCoy Marathon & Half Marathon, 7am; 5K, 8am. Info: Alexis Batausa (304)542-5311,

June 17, Morgantown - Green River 5 mile run/walk, 7:30am. Info: Jeff Whittinghill (270)526-4852,

Sept. 30, Louisville - Shirley's Way 5K Run to Conquer Cancer. Info:

Oct. 28, Cadiz - Lake Barkley Trick-or-Trot 5K/2 mile walk, 9am. Info: Chris Scott (270)924-1131,