Mississippi Running Calendar


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*RACE DIRECTORS IN MISSISSIPPI -- Click here to list your race in this calendar.

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Dec. 9-11, Pass Christian-Biloxi - Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon & Half Marathon (12/11); 5K Run (12/10). Info:

Dec. 10, Hattiesburg - Dr. Darrell Burnham Memorial 5K, 9am; 1 Mile FR, 10am. Info:

Dec. 10, Laurel - St. John's Day School Jingle Bell 5K Run, 8am; 1 Mile FR to Follow. Info: St. John's Day School (601)428-4350.

Dec. 17, Pass Christian - Pass to Bay Christmas 10K & 1 Mile Run, 9am. Info: Leonard Vergunst (228)380-7037,

Dec. 31, Hattiesburg - Steam Whistle 12K Run/6K walk, 9am. Info: Becky Ryder (601)434-2619,

Dec. 31, Woolmarket - Last Chance to Run, 15K, 5K, 1 Mile Run; 9am. Info: Leonard Vergunst (228)380-7037,

Jan. 7, Jackson - Mississippi Blues Marathon, Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon & Relay, 7am; Kids Run, 9am; $85/Marathon, $75/Half, $45/Quarter, $190/Relay by 7/4. Info:,

Jan. 14, Vicksburg - Chill in the Hills 10K Run, 8:30am; 5K Walk, 8:35am; 1 Mile FR to follow. Info: Grace Christian Counseling Center (601)636-5703,

Jan. 28, Biloxi - Casino Bridge Run, 10K Run, 5K Run, 5K Competitive Walk; 8:30am; 10K goes from Biloxi Bridge across into Ocean Springs & back again and the 5K goes over the bridge and back; All races finish up in AT - The Golden Nugget. Runners Expo at the Friday Night Packet Pickup. Info: Mike Pate (251)980-1045,,

Jan. 28, Starkville - Starkville Frostbite Half Marathon, 10K & 5K; 10am. Info:

Feb. 11, Hattiesburg - Mad Dash to Mardi Gras 5K Run, 2 Mile Walk & FR; 8am. Info:

Feb. 11, Lake Village, MS - Mississippi River Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K,m 8am. Info: (501)650-3400,

Feb. 18, Jackson - Make A Difference One Step At A Time, 5K Run/Walk 8:30am; 1 Mile FR 9:30am. Info: (601)914-3220,

Feb. 25, Jackson - GREAT AMAZING RACE Jackson (annual adventure race for adults & kids grades K-12), 1.5 mile with obstacles, 2pm. Info: Great Amazing Race (513)518-0528,

March 4, Laurel - Mississippi Trail 50, 50 Mile & 50K 6am; 20K 8am. Info: Running Bear (601)425-7005 (d), (601)319-9602 (n),

March 25, Columbus to Jackson - Wyatt V. Courage Run: 150 Mile Relay Race, 8am. Info:

April 1, Hattiesburg - Rise & Shine Half Marathon & 5K, 7am. Info: Susan Yarrow (601)261-3689,

April 1, Olive Branch - TWIGS Half Marathon, 8am; 5K, 8:15am. Info:

April 2, Houston - Altis Marathon & Half Marathon on Tanglefoot Trail, Marathon 7:30am; Half 8am. Info:

April 1, Olive Branch - TWIGS Half Marathon, 8am; 5K, 8:15am. Info:

April 22, Clarksdale - Juke Joint Festival, 8K Run, 8am; 5K Run/Walk, 8:10am. Info:

April 22, Tishomingo - Swinging Bridge Trail Run, Half Marathon & 4 Miler; 8am. Info:

June 17, Leland - Hotter than Hades Half Marathon, 6am. Info: Jamie (662)347-2920,

Oct. 7-8, Oxford - Run Oxford Race Weekend, 5K, 8M, half marathon, 7:30am. Info: Marvin King (662)715-9423,