Running Events in Houston, Texas

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JUL28
Run for Wellness 5K
Houston, TX, United States

Welcome to the George Bush Park FREE 5K. This race is part of the Run For Wellness FREE 5K Series

Free
Run for Wellness 5K
AUG24
Houston Young Lawyers Foundation 5K
Houston, TX, United States

Come out and participate in the Houston Young Lawyers Foundation 5K Run/Walk! This end of the summer race to beat the heat will start in downtown Houston. Participants will go out and back along Allen Parkway. Following the event, a great post race party is planned at Sam Houston Park where there will be music, food, drinks, and fun for the whole family!

$28
Houston Young Lawyers Foundation 5K
AUG25
Run for Wellness 5K
Houston, TX, United States

Welcome to the George Bush Park FREE 5K. This race is part of the Run For Wellness FREE 5K Series

Free
Run for Wellness 5K
SEP7
Second Chance Run - Houston
Houston, TX, United States

Every day across the country, lives are saved and families are restored through the miracle of donation and transplantation. Even so, more than 10,000 Texan men, women and children wait for their second chance at life.

Who Will You Run For?

Donate Life Texas and LifeGift invites you to spend a morning with our loving and supportive community, whether you walk, run, volunteer or simply cheer on the crowd.

The Donate Life Texas 2nd Chance Run hosted by LifeGift honors organ, eye and tissue donors in 109 Texas counties in North, Southeast and West Texas. While celebrating the lives saved and offering hope to those still waiting, the event raises awareness of the need for organ, eye and tissue donation across the state.

$28
Second Chance Run - Houston
SEP8
Bayou Bucket 5K
Houston, TX, United States

Who will win the Bayou Bucket? Students, Alumni and all other fans are invited to participate and contend for the Bayou Bucket! When you register for the race - choose your side! Rice University fans will receive a NAVY race shirt and University of Houston fans will receive a RED race shirt! Each registration also includes a ticket to the Rice vs Louisiana Tech game!

$15 - $45
Bayou Bucket 5K
SEP14
Afro Chicks Run
Houston, TX, United States

In Celebration World Afro Day in Houston, IAmQueen and MAD Movement created the Afro Chick Run/Walk 5K. We are bringing some real Afro Curly girl magic and everyone is welcomed! Join us in celebrating the Annual World Afro Day Houston.

$35
Afro Chicks Run
SEP29
Harvest Marathon Relay
Houston, TX, United States

The Harvest Marathon Relay is a timed relay on an Olympic sized track. Teams as small as 2 and as large as 25 will race to carry a baton the distance of a marathon (26.2 miles). There are no limits on how many laps or series of laps each team member can run.

$55 - $1,000
Harvest Marathon Relay
OCT27
Houston Half Marathon & 10K
Houston, TX, United States

The Houston Striders are pleased to present the Koala Health & Wellness Houston Half Marathon & 10K. Whether you are in training, a charity supporter, or simply looking for a well-organized event to experience with friends and family, this is the race for you.

$40
Houston Half Marathon & 10K
SEP7
Chance for Hope Going Gold Fun Run
Pearland, TX, United States

Help us kick off National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month by joining us for the Chance for Hope Going Gold Fun Run, an officially-timed 5K and 10K race open to participants of all ages! From competitive runners to leisurely walkers, the Fun Run offers something for everyone. In addition to the race itself, an event village features music, raffle prizes and fun activities for the kids.

$25
Chance for Hope Going Gold Fun Run
OCT26
West U Halloween Dash and Kids' Fun Run
Houston, TX, United States

Please join us for the only race in beautiful West University Place. Come dressed as your favorite ghoul or goblin. Our competitive 5k course is flat and fast, chip timed and USATF certified. The Kids Fun Run is not timed and is 1 mile long.

$20
West U Halloween Dash and Kids' Fun Run
NOV10
Walk By Faith 5K/Kids Fun Run
Houston, TX, United States

Welcome to the Annual Walk By Faith 5k/1k Kids Fun Run...a great race for an even greater cause! Come join us at The University of Houston as we band together in the fight against childhood cancer. All levels and all ages are welcome. Be sure to stick around for the post-race celebration complete with yummy food, festive music, awesome kid's zone, awards, raffle and more.

$10 - $20
Walk By Faith 5K/Kids Fun Run
SEP7
Run Over Cancer
Sugar Land, TX, United States

join us for this awesome event and help fund cancer research!

$15 - $35
Run Over Cancer
SEP22
Run for Wellness 5K
Houston, TX, United States

Welcome to the George Bush Park FREE 5K. This race is part of the Run For Wellness FREE 5K Series.

Free
Run for Wellness 5K
OCT5
Coloring Outside The Lines
Pasadena, TX, United States

COTA for Team Maximus P is hosting a 5K to raise money for cost related to Max's kidney and liver transplant. All of the proceeds from the race will go to Children's organ transplant association in honor of Maximus P.

$20
Coloring Outside The Lines
DEC7
Trafigura Run for the House
Houston, TX, United States

USATF-certified 10K and 5K run/walk/roll.

Competitive runners, families, and dogs are all welcome.

Family-friendly after party with games, free food trucks, and more.

100% of proceeds benefit the children and families of RMH Houstonand up to $300,000 will be generously matched by the Trafigura Foundation!

$35
Trafigura Run for the House
OCT5
Foam Glow – Houston
Houston, TX, United States

Foam Glow 5K is a up to 5K run experience exposing runners to Glowing Foam and a ton of Blacklights all over the course. Glowing runners come from all different ages, shapes, sizes, and speeds. Whether you are a long term runner or a walk around the park stroller, the up to 5k Foam Glow 5K course will have you shining bright and waiting for the next run.

$20
Foam Glow – Houston
SEP7
Togetherness Trot – Because No One Fights Alone
SIENNA PLANT, TX, United States

It's almost unheard of, a 9-year-old battling ovarian cancer, but a Houston area third grader is doing just that.

According to the CDC, 90 percent of women who get ovarian cancer are over 40, but the majority of ovarian cancers occur in women 60 or older. So, 9-year-old Kaylee Tolleson's ovarian cancer is rare indeed.

Lets come together to celebrate the journey that Kaylee and her family have been on and all children and families who are affected by Cancer.

Free
Togetherness Trot – Because No One Fights Alone
SEP2
Katy Back to School 5K
Katy, TX, United States

The Katy Back to School 5k is a chip-timed race along a certified course hosted by the Katy Area Running Club (KARC). Runners will stage in The Villagio Town Center before toeing the line on Peek Rd. The out-and-back course is along a beautiful, tree-lined boulevard. After the race participants and spectators will enjoy a fun filled after-party in The Villagio courtyard where sponsors will offer info and wares and race awards will be presented.

$30
Katy Back to School 5K
AUG31
Beneezy Purple Monkey Fun Run
Alvin, TX, United States

The Beneeezy is an event by the community for the community.

The run is powered by the awesome volunteers from various local organizations, Alvin High School students, local businesses, friends and family of Ben. All the proceeds go to the Benjamin James Garcia Memorial Fund to sponsor college scholarships for graduating high school students. Stay up to date over on our Facebook page.

$15 - $30
Beneezy Purple Monkey Fun Run
DEC22
12Ks Of Christmas
Houston, TX, United States

Dont miss this fun, Christmas-themed Houston 12K and 6K run that the whole family can enjoy! We will have hot cocoa, appearances by jolly old St. Nick and his elves, Christmas carolers and much more holiday fun!

$15 - $40
12Ks Of Christmas
SEP8
BIG LITTLE JC THE K's
Katy, TX, United States

Big Little JC Association is a Non-Profit Organization that supports families Children with Severe Disabilities to fulfill their everyday needs and find the best care for them. In order to achieve our mission we are having our ANNUAL 10 K, 5K, KIDS 1K, KIDS DUATHLON and WHEEL CHAIR WALK which will allow the whole family to participate and get involved.

Free - $30
BIG LITTLE JC THE K's
SEP29
Sienna 10 Miler
Missouri City, TX, United States

The Sienna 10 is the third race of the Texas 10 Series Race To The Armadillo Cup. Hosted in the beautiful community of Sienna Plantation, which is located in Missouri City (SW Houston), gives runners the option to select from 10 Miles, 5 Miles, 5 Kilometers or the Kids 1 Mile.

$20
Sienna 10 Miler
SEP28
OutRun Hunger 5K Family Walk & Run
Richmond, TX, United States

Please join Harvest Green for the Annual OutRun Hunger 5k Family Walk/Run. Come out and run or walk for a great cause! All proceeds will benefit East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry. Thank you for your support!

$20
OutRun Hunger 5K Family Walk & Run
SEP15
Toughest 10K Kemah
Kemah, TX, United States

Flat and easy on the Kemah Boardwalk and the Tough part 4 passes (2 complete loops) over the Kemah/Seabrook Bridge. Then, its downhill (not really) to the finish! All finishers will receive a medal.

$45
Toughest 10K Kemah
NOV2
Great Inflatable Race - Houston
Houston, TX, United States

The Great Inflatable Race is a fun run with inflatable obstacles spread throughout the running course. You and your friends will feel like kids again as you jump, dive and bounce on our custom-designed inflatables. Get fit, support a good cause and create epic memories that will last you a lifetime!

$29.99
Great Inflatable Race - Houston
OCT5
St Thomas Family 5K, 5K-9 and 1K Fun Run
Houston, TX, United States

Run through scenic Nassau Bay with the family! This fun run features a 5K and kids K. Strollers and pets (on leashes) are welcome! This is the last race of the Texas 5K Series!

$10 - $30
St Thomas Family 5K, 5K-9 and 1K Fun Run
JAN19
Chevron Houston Marathon
Houston, TX, United States

A fine course through the south-east of Texas, this is the cities biggest sporting event year on year. Boasting a half marathon and 5k on top, there's something on offer for amateurs right through to seasoned long distance runners. This is often popular with athletes looking for a Boston qualifying time, and is renowned for its fantastic atmosphere, with thousands of spectators lining the course year on year.

$35 - $150
Chevron Houston Marathon
DEC7
Rudolph Fun Run
Houston, TX, United States

Join us for the Annual Rudolph 5k Fun Run, Dasher 10k and Cupid 1k through CITYCENTRE and enjoy all the Christmas Decorations.

$12 - $40
Rudolph Fun Run
NOV28
Pearland Turkey Trot
Pearland, TX, United States

Pearland, Texas a quiet town just outside of Houston, is the proud home to the 4th Annual Pearland Turkey Trot. Turkey Trots have been part of the American Thanksgiving Day tradition dating back to 1896 with the founding of the Buffalo New York Thanksgiving Day Race. Over the years, many communities and organizations have joined in this wonderful holiday ritual, and Pearland, Texas is proud to be the home a growing tradition.

$15 - $20
Pearland Turkey Trot
FEB1
Hot Chocolate 15k/5k Houston
Houston, TX, United States

Join the Movement That's Taking Over the Racing World.

Join the movement that's taken over the racing world. The Allstate Hot Chocolate 15k/5k is coming to Houston! Run and party with the biggest chocolate aficionados in Houston. Train, race, and celebrate with us all the way to the finish line. We're with you through the season.

$42
Hot Chocolate 15k/5k Houston
NOV24
Run for Wellness 5K
Houston, TX, United States

Welcome to the George Bush Park 5K. This race is part of the Run For Wellness 5K Series

Free
Run for Wellness 5K
NOV2
Run for Health 5K
Houston, TX, United States

The race course is USATF certified. There is a $300 cash prize for the overall male/female winner, medals to all finishers, trophies to top three in 9 age divisions, and 21 vendors with lots of giveaways. All proceeds of this event will go to Anchor Point, which is a key community resource that delivers hope to families including pregnant teens and women, babies on the way, troubled youth and their families, foster and adopted children, and families considering adoption.

$25
Run for Health 5K
NOV3
Katy 10 Miler
Katy, TX, United States

Texas10 Katy has one of the fastest, flatest courses in the south. The City of Katy is surrounded by the major metropolitan of Houston and is along the energy corridor. As the next to the last stop on the Texas 10 Series Race To The Armadillo Cup, runners are sure to score some crucial points in their quest for the ARMADILLO CUP, on the streets of Katy. As a 12-point race, we are sure to see a full field at Texas10 Katy with the always popular post race CRAZY CASH GIVE AWAYand clubs vying for valuable points in their quest to be crowned TEN GALLON CUP champions.

$15 - $45
Katy 10 Miler
OCT13
Cypress 10 Miler
Cypress, TX, United States

Texas 10 Series is a new premier running race series that is hosted in seven Texas cities providing age group runners multiple opportunities to walk away with cash in their pockets and an overall great running event experience. The planned events will include a 10 mile race distance, 5 mile race distance and 1 mile kids fun run. Each event will support local community volunteer organizations and charities through runner participation. Texas 10 Series mission is helping promote healthy lifestyles and supporting the communities where they are produced.

$15 - $50
Cypress 10 Miler
OCT12
Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas
The Woodlands, TX, United States

The Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas 10-mile race, 3.1 Armadillo Run 5K and One 4 Texas Kids' Fun Run through The Woodlands will be held Saturday, October 12, 2019, from 7 to 11:30 a.m. at Northshore Park. These races are produced by The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department. The Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas race is a USA Track and Field (USATF) sanctioned event.

$35 - $70
Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas
DEC7
JINGLE ALL THE 5K, 10K, 1K
Houston, TX, United States

Join us for the annual JINGLE ALL THE 5K, 10K, 1K!!! Kick-start your holiday festivities and outpace that mischievous abominable snowmonster with the whole family and join us for the in the 3rd Annual Jingle All The 5K, 10K, 1K', benefiting Memorial Assistance Ministries.

$19.75 - $39.75
JINGLE ALL THE 5K, 10K, 1K
NOV28
Sugar Land Turkey Trot
Sugar Land, TX, United States

34th Annual!!! FUN!!! THIS IS IT! The ORIGINAL Turkey Trot in the Greater Houston area. Sugar Land Surgical Hospital First Colony TURKEY TROT. TROT has been voted FLS' favorite race by our runners each year. Everyone's favorite race! Bagpiper brings you into the finish area, along with local blues band "Little Terry and The Blues Birds."

$15 - $30
Sugar Land Turkey Trot
JAN1
New Year
Houston, TX, United States

Start the New Year off with a 5K in Houston!

Free
New Year
NOV17
La Porte By the Bay Half Marathon
La Porte, TX, United States

The La Porte By the BayHalf Marathon starts from Sylvan Beach Park by the water, proceeding through La Porte streets and on to the Fred Hartman Bridge, one of the most beautiful and unique structures in Texas.Supported by two sets of diamond-shaped reinforced steel towers that reach 440 feet into the sky with distinctive yellow cables that seem to glow in the sun, the effect is almost like running through a magnificent open air cathedral. After looping back to take on the bridge for a second crossing, the race finishes at Five Points Plaza where the post-race party awaits with amazing food and cold beer, awards and good times with family, fellow runners and friends. All finishers will receive a medal.

$65
La Porte By the Bay Half Marathon
NOV9
Explore the Falls Race
Spring, TX, United States

The Falls Race is a family-fun event centered in the heart of autumn! You will not be disappointed running the 10k where we will start and finish on a paved road but the 4 miles in between are located on a pristine tree covered trails circling the newly developed Lake Holcomb. Our 5k is fast on paved road for the majority but will give you a peak of the Lake Holcomb trails. Our Kids 1k is an out and back fun-run that is spectator friendly and so fun for the kids to get a taste of a true timed race where they will recieve a medal and t-shirt for participating. Come enjoy our post race expo, live bands, and much more at our Veterans event. Come help support our Veterans as we will proudly be benefiting Operation Homefront!

$15 - $40
Explore the Falls Race
DEC7
Jingle Bell Run – Sugar Land
Sugar Land, TX, United States

The Arthritis Foundations original Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get decked out and be festive, while racing to raise funds and awareness to cure Americas #1 cause of disability.

$30
Jingle Bell Run – Sugar Land
NOV28
YMCA Run Thru the Woods
Spring, TX, United States

A local Thanksgiving morning tradition, YMCA Run Thru the Woods has supported local non-profits with the goal of strengthening The Woodlands, Spring and Oak Ridge communities for many years. The event brings thousands of community members together for entertainment and run/walks designed for all ages.

$35
YMCA Run Thru the Woods
APR5
Art Car IPA 5K
Houston, TX, United States

Join us at Texas' oldest craft brewery Saint Arnold Brewing Company and celebrate the launch of The Art Car IPA 5k! We will miss you Santo, but dont worry we will keep your wheels turning, so get funky, get creative and show us your artistic talent as we party and revel in the art of running and drinking beer!

$50
Art Car IPA 5K
DEC14
Jingle Bell Run – The Woodlands
The Woodlands, TX, United States

The Arthritis Foundations original Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get decked out and be festive, while racing to raise funds and awareness to cure Americas #1 cause of disability.

$30
Jingle Bell Run – The Woodlands
JAN5
Bridgeland 10 Miler
Cypress, TX, United States

The 2nd Annual Bridgeland 10 Miler presented by Houston Methodist will rival Katy and Cypress as the fastest 10 mile course in Texas and one of the fastest in the south. Runners will experience an event that offers runners a flat and fast two loop 5 mile course around the community of Bridgeland. Two weeks prior to the Houston Marathon and Half Marathon, this race sets up nicely for a good training run and allows runners to prepare with an event prior to their big event. The 10 Mile race will kick off the New Year and is the 5th Race To The ARMADILLO CUP and clubs will have a chance to get a jump on points in the TEN GALLON CUP club competition for cash prizes.

$20 - $30
Bridgeland 10 Miler

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