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Calendar of 5K Races in Mississippi

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 Mississippi.

Upcoming 5K races in Mississippi

Sat, May 282016 St. Clare Seafood Fest 5K RunWaveland, MS
Sat, May 28JA 5K and 1 Mile Powder RunIuka, MS
Sat, May 28Crayola Classic 10K/5KPearl, MS
Sat, Jun 4Miles For Happy Smiles 5KAckerman, MS
Sat, Jun 11Give Diabetes the Finger 5kPass Christian, MS
Sat, Jul 2CRAB FEST 5kBay Saint Louis, MS
Sat, Jul 22016 Waveland Firecracker 5K and 1 Mile Fun RunWaveland, MS
Mon, Jul 4Farm Bureau Watermelon Classic 5k Run/WalkJackson, MS
Sat, Jul 30Swinging Bridge 5KByram, MS
Sat, Oct 1THE AKA 5K RUN/WALK/ 1 MILE FUN RUN EVENTJackson, MS

Recent 5K races in Mississippi

Sat, May 21Pursuit of Fun 5K Run and 1 Mile Run/WalkGulfport, MS
Sat, May 7Day in the Park 5KLaurel, MS
Sat, Apr 301699 Race to Discovery 5K and 1 Mile Kids Marathon Finale and Let's Lighten Up Ocean Springs! FinaleOcean Springs, MS
Sat, Apr 305kservesenatobiaSenatobia, MS
Sat, Apr 30Break The Fever 5k Run/Walk and Fun RunBrandon, MS
Sat, Apr 30BCC 5K Color RunLaurel, MS
Wed, Apr 27ENABLE AMERICA - MISSISSIPPI FUNdraiser 5K Walk/RunOXFORD, MS

New/Updated 5K races in Mississippi

Sat, May 28JA 5K and 1 Mile Powder RunIuka, MS
Sat, May 28Crayola Classic 10K/5KPearl, MS
Sat, Jun 4Miles For Happy Smiles 5KAckerman, MS
Sat, Jun 11Give Diabetes the Finger 5kPass Christian, MS
Sat, Jul 2CRAB FEST 5kBay Saint Louis, MS
Sat, Jul 22016 Waveland Firecracker 5K and 1 Mile Fun RunWaveland, MS
Sat, Jul 30Swinging Bridge 5KByram, MS
Sat, Oct 1THE AKA 5K RUN/WALK/ 1 MILE FUN RUN EVENTJackson, MS
Sat, Oct 15Noah's Gift 5K Run-Walk-SkateHernando, MS

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5K races in Jackson, MS5K races in Waveland, MS
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