Other Races & Events

  • The events listed below are NOT MRTC sanctioned events. Please verify time/dates with the event organizers before attending.
  • The box at the bottom of this page explains how to have your event included on this page.

May 26, 2018
Great American River Run
Location: Downtown Memphis

May 31, 2018
Memphis Italian Festival: The Luigi 5k
Location: Marquette Park, Memphis TN

June 16, 2018
Troops and Boots 5k Run/Walk
Location: R.Q. Venson VFW Clubhouse, 280 Cynthia Place, Memphis

June 16, 2018
Operation Stand Down Midsouth Veterans 5k Run/Walk
Location: Robert Church Park, 345 Beale Street, Memphis

October 28, 2018
Overton Park 5 Mile Classic
Location: East Parkway Pavilion, Memphis

November 3, 2018
Big River Crossing Half Marathon and 5k
Location: Memphis, TN

Visit www.halfmarathons.net for a listing of half marathons around the country.
Visit www.racesonline.com for more races.
Visit Arkansas Runner calendar for a calendar of races in Arkansas.
Visit Trail and Ultra Running for links to trail and ultra running.
Submitting information about your event

We will post 5K races that are in Shelby County and the surrounding counties (Fayette, TN, Tipton, TN, Crittenden, AR, and DeSoto, MS). If your 5K race is outside of these counties, please utilize Racesonline.com to post your race. We will post races of distances greater than 5 kilometers for locations outside of the aforementioned boundary.

If you would like to submit your upcoming event to this calendar, please gather the following information:

  • Name of event
  • Distance (if not in title of event)
  • Location
  • Race Start time
  • Race web site
  • and/or a phone number to call for more information about the event
Please do not send attachments as we cannot post them.

Send this information to aflanigan@memphisrunners.com.