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.

2021 Events

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,

May 8: Running with the Cows Half Marathon, 5K & Udder Grit Challenge Boot Camp, 227th & Metcalf, 7:30 a.m.,

June 26: Lights on the Lake 5K, Osawatomie City Lake, 8 a.m., (913) 755-3622,

Sept. 11: Glow Run, 8 p.m., (913) 592-2214,

Sept. 11: Steff Strong Run, Miola Lake, 9 a.m.,,

Oct. 2: Louisburg Cider Run 10K, 5K, Hard Cider Relay & Kids Fun Run, 1st and Broadway St., 4 p.m., (913) 837-2826,

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.,

Nov. 13: Turkey Trot, Flint Hills Trail, 10 a.m., (913) 755-3622,

Event Planners

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.