Runs, Walks and Rides
From Running with the Cows to Riding the Rails, Miami County is host to numerous events for charity and fun.
This list is compiled by local resources, but participants should always verify the information with organizers. The events are not organized by Miami County, so please verify all liability concerns and claims with the local organizer.
March 27: Steps for the Homeless 5K/10K, Miola Lake, 9 a.m.
April 24: Daffodil Day and Flower Power 5k, 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., (913) 592-2214, www.springhillrec.org
May 8: Running with the Cows Half Marathon, 5K & Udder Grit Challenge Boot Camp, 227th & Metcalf, 7:30 a.m., www.cow.run
June 26: Lights on the Lake 5K, Osawatomie City Lake, 8 a.m., (913) 755-3622, www.usd367ozone.org
Sept. 11: Glow Run, 8 p.m., (913) 592-2214, www.springhillrec.org
Oct. 2: Louisburg Cider Run 10K, 5K, Hard Cider Relay & Kids Fun Run, 1st and Broadway St., 4 p.m., (913) 837-2826, www.runsignup.com/LouisburgCiderRun
Oct. 2: Stomping out Cancer, 16381 W. 343rd Street, Paola, 9 a.m., (913) 731-2397
Nov. 6: Clover Run 5K, Paola’s Wallace Park, 9 a.m., www.maraisdescygnes.ksu.edu
Nov. 13: Turkey Trot, Flint Hills Trail, 10 a.m., (913) 755-3622, www.usd367ozone.org
If you are planning a run, ride or walk within Miami County, please contact the appropriate local officials as part of the planning process. It is likely that a local event permit is required. This quick summary of information has been compiled as an overview.
In addition, resources are available to help cross-promote the event with other activities in the county.