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Calendar of 5K Races in Arkansas

The 5K distance is the perfect introductory distance for novice runners, as well as a challenging test of endurance and speed for competitive runners. Casual runners who want to take their training to the next level can benefit greatly from a 5K race. The best part of a 5K race is that they are accessible to all fitness types, ages and levels.

Here you will find a listing of the 5K races registered with JogRunRace for Arkansas.

Upcoming 5K races in Arkansas

Sat, Jun 4ARKANSAS Officers Down 5K Run/Walk & Community DayMountain Pine, AR
Sat, Jun 4Hope House Color Splash 5KMarion, AR
Sat, Jun 4Take a Run at Hunger 5KLittle Rock, AR
Sat, Jun 4Arkansas Fusion Glo Run 5KCabot, AR
Sat, Jun 4FBLA Running to Georgia 5K Run/WalkPrescott, AR
Sat, Jun 4Tooth or Dare 5K Color RunJONESBORO, AR
Sat, Jun 11Hillbilly Haul 5kJasper, AR
Sat, Jun 11The Cancer Challenge - 10K, 5K Run and 1-Mile WalkBentonville, AR
Sat, Jun 25Healthy Weight 5K RunLittle Rock, AR
Sat, Jun 25Brickfest 5KMalvern, AR

Recent 5K races in Arkansas

Sat, May 21A-State Steelers 5K Run/WalkPine Bluff, AR
Sat, May 2121st Annual Norma Lampert Memorial Lupus Springers 5K and Walk to End LupusHot Springs National Park, AR
Sat, May 21Hytrol Industrial Park 5KJonesboro, AR
Sat, May 21The Daisy Dash Fun Run/Walk 5KPangburn, AR
Fri, May 13Bono Good Luck 5KBono, AR
Sat, May 720th ANNUAL PIONEER DAY 5K RUN/WALKMelbourne, AR
Sat, May 7Hope Train Day 5KHope, AR
Fri, May 6MacArthur Park 5K & Corporate Cup Team ChallengeLittle Rock, AR
Sat, Apr 30Butterfly Swamp 5KLittle Rock, AR
Sat, Apr 30Grandma's House Children's Advocacy Center 5kHarrison, AR

New/Updated 5K races in Arkansas

Sat, Jun 4Arkansas Fusion Glo Run 5KCabot, AR
Sat, Jun 4FBLA Running to Georgia 5K Run/WalkPrescott, AR
Sat, Jun 4Tooth or Dare 5K Color RunJONESBORO, AR
Sat, Jun 11The Cancer Challenge - 10K, 5K Run and 1-Mile WalkBentonville, AR
Sun, Aug 1410K, 5K & Fun Run - Eureka Springs Multisport Festival 2016Eureka Springs, AR
Sat, Aug 20FLAMES 5KNorth Little Rock, AR
Sat, Sep 24Jog with Your Dog 5K & 1 Mile WalkMountain Home, AR
Sat, Oct 29Zombie Fun Run 5KHot Springs, AR

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5K races in Little Rock, AR
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